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 …


“Flying Goldbricks” bomber framed memorabilia WW2

military medals custom frame preserved

This is one of the cool things about being a picture framer… you get free history lessons when working with your clients!  We learned that the VMSB-243 Flying Goldbricks were a Marine squadron of dive bombers, active in the Pacific campaign during WW2.  They assisted in the Bougainville Campaign and later helped retake the Philippines.  They received several commendations including …

Civil Air Patrol cadet receives his first flight certificate (in a gorgeous frame)!

Daniel-Paul Roberts receives his framed first flight certificate

These are the moments where it’s awesome to be a proud auntie, and picture framer too! My nephew, Daniel-Paul, recently completed his first flight at the ripe old age of 12. Did I say I’m proud of him? We got to frame his certificate for him at my frame shop, The Frame & I.  My staff chose a perfect aluminum …


Rustic reclaimed wood mirror frames

rustic reclaimed wood mirror frames

Rustic reclaimed wood mirror frames are a new spin on the standard household mirror! Do you ever wish your mirror frames had just a little more personality? Do your mirrors even have frames at all? 🙂 These hefty, rugged old wood frames really have it all going on. Weathered and old, rustic and industrial; with a little touch of art …