Pumpkin spice picture framing

Susan Daigle Leach art

Do you feel it in the air? It’s October! Get ready for the leaves to start changing, for the air to have that little nip that warns of cooler, shorter days and long starry nights. With the change of seasons we are seeing some beautiful colors in our gallery artists’ newest paintings and drawings. It makes us excited for autumn’s …

Frame your concert posters like this Hatsune Miku VIP concert frame!

Hatsune Miku VIP concert frame!

Have you heard of Hatsune Miku? No? Ok, well we hadn’t either, but this is fascinating! “She” is a virtual pop singer – a holographic creation that rocks the house. Art and music combine to create a pop sensation!  Speaking of pop, one fan’s awesome Dad brought this poster and collection of memorabilia in for us to frame for his …

More than just “custom”! Alder wood meets steel for one of a kind frames.

This is where what we do is.... More than just "custom"! Alder wood meets steel for one of a kind frames.

We put the “custom” in picture framing… Check out these gorgeous alder and stainless steel frames we’re making for abstract originals. The elements combine to create something greater than its parts. This is where the picture framing we do at The Frame & I is much more than just “custom”! When we introduced Alder wood to steel, they hit it …

The high price of cheap frames – DIY not!

high price of cheap frames DIY not

Sometimes we get an itch from being bitten by the DIY bug.  Picture framing can be one of those DIY projects that is more difficult than you think. Today we’re going to talk about times when you don’t want to DIY your frame. We’re talking about all the excellent ways a professional picture framer can make your project shine! So …

Frame your family’s christening gowns to preserve and enjoy them for years to come!

Prescott picture framing framer frames

Frame your family’s christening gowns. Why leave them in a dark, scary box? Beautiful, sweet little christening gowns are often handed down for generations; but when it’s time to hang them up for good, why not hang them on the wall? Call your trusty framer to help! Christening gowns mark a special moment for families. New life, new future, brought …

Why is picture framing so expensive? The Joy Factor Part 2

frame your collectibles!

Why is picture framing so expensive? Part 2 How about the “joy” factor? Picture framing is so expensive! We hear that a lot. As framers it makes us feel kinda sad, because it means that we are not doing the best job we can to explain what goes into building a hand crafted frame for you. We pour our heart …

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Why does picture framing cost so much?

why does picture framing cost so much?

Why does picture framing cost so much? Good question! Have you ever gone to a frame shop and been surprised by the cost of professional picture framing? This is actually a pretty common reaction to hearing the cost of anything built by a professional to custom specs.  It’s not only picture frames that can seem pricey… Think of handmade one-of-a …

Vintage stitch, new stitch needlework framed in Prescott

frame vintage or new cross stitch

Vintage stitch and new stitch – have your needlework framed in Prescott! Did you just finish your latest project, or have a family heirloom? We are here to help you find the best frame to enhance it. Vintage needlepoint, embroidery, crewel, and cross stitch need special care when being framed. Frame your cross stitch the right way and it will …

Support the American dream… frame independent!

If you know us here at the Frame & I, you know we are big into supporting our community! We are just one small, locally owned picture framer but we have a big heart for Prescott and the quad-cities.  So today we are here to talk about something that is dear to us – shopping local. We want to encourage …

Cowboy Poets Gathering 2016 Prescott print

cowboy poets gathering 2016 prescott

The 29th annual Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering 2016 is happening in Prescott once again!  We are so excited to frame their commemorative print, like we do every year. These prints are gorgeous, and the Cowboy Poets have been making them for a long time. The first collectible print came out in 1991, and later years’ prints have been sold out. …