group_shot_uppercaseWe love what we do, and it shows.   Our friendly and expert staff,
each with a B.A. in an art-related field and at least 15 years experience,
is here to help you choose the perfect frame for your taste and budget.  

 

  • The Triangle’s premier framer since 1968
  • Gallery featuring local and nationally known artists
  • Distinctive museum quality framing
  • Archival and conservation materials
  • Region’s LARGEST selection of picture frame mouldings, including unique lines exclusive to our shop
  • Museum glass
  • Specialists in working with businesses and Duke, UNC, N.C. Central, State and other university departments on projects large and small
  • Professional corporate services
  • All work done on site in our large, light-filled workroom.

UPSTAIRSGALLERY


Whether you have museum quality artwork to display in your corporate office, or a drawing by your child that you’d like to preserve forever, we can help you find the perfect frame.  We have the best selection of frame mouldings, mats, fabrics and glass in North Carolina–many of them exclusive to our shop.  Our expert staff is happy to help you discover just what you’re looking for, whatever your budget.We have framed everything you can think of, from kimonos to important historical documents to sports memorabilia.  We deal with over 70 suppliers, manufacturers and craftspeople to bring you the best selection from around the country, and around the world. We use the best conservation quality, archival materials, and offer a variety of glazing materials which can protect your artwork from harmful UV rays.  We specialize in Museum Glass, which provides not only the utmost in protection, but also is practically invisible.   CHOICES   Here is a partial of the fine companies we represent:

  • Frames by Edward Wright–the region’s finest finished corner frames
  • Larson Juhl featuring the Biltmore line inspired by the Asheville landmark
  • House of Troy picture lights
  • Fine Art Framing American Hardwood and hand-guilded floater frames
  • Albert Litter
  • Wesley Allen American Hardwood hand-finished frames
  • Roma handcrafted in Italy
  • Prisma hand cast acrylic frames
  • Period Frames, specializing in handcrafted quartersawn arts and crafts oak
  • Bravura
  • Amci Regence
  • Munn
  • Thanhardt Berger
  • Foutiou
  • Bella
  • Nurre Caxton
  • Nielsen wood and metal moudlings
  • Clark Metal Mouldings
  • Designer Metal Mouldings
  • Bainbridge museum rag mat boards with artcare technology
  • Crescent matboards
  • Rising rag museum matboards
  • Peterboro conservation and museum boards
  • Small Corp Museum Acrylic Cases
  • Jonah Frameworks
  • Max
  • Shenandoah
  • Specialty Fabrics
  • Studio
  • Turner
  • Nelson
  • Omega
  • Guerrini Italian inlaid wood frames
  • Bella Italian inlaid wood frames
  • Animaux
  • Inline Custom Oval Frames
  • AMPF
  • G & G
  • International Moudlings
  • ASF handcrafted American hardwood frames and welded steel frames
  • Tru Vue Conservation UV, Non-glare and Museum Glass
  • Artglass
  • Decor
  • CDNV
  • C & J
  • Artisan Frameworks