Could this dragon-themed picture frame be any more perfect?

Every so often something really cool comes along, and we have the perfect frame for it! We’ve been wanting to use this dragon motif frame for a long time. In comes our client with a dynamic sea dragon painted on silk… The results are awesome!  Could this dragon-themed picture frame be any more perfect? We are all about unique and …

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Bland before, awesome after! Updated frame gives art a second life.

Bland before, awesome after! Updated frame gives art a second life.

Wall art has been around a long time, and frames have been a necessity for delicate works that need protection. That being said, picture frames also set the mood and tone of artwork. They can enhance it or they can really bring it down. In this example we took a purely functional frame and replaced it with something that really …

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Hotshots memorial frame wins judges’ choice at Tru Vue’s Frameable Moments competition

Tru Vue Frameable Moments competition

We’re proud to announce that our own Francine Hackerott, with her entry “Eternal Remembrance”, won Best In Show Judges’ Choice Award in the Fifth Annual Tru Vue® Framing Competition! The Frame and I is so blessed and lucky to have Francine as part of our award winning team. You can see her winning memorial frame on display “in person” in …

Photo restoration, printing and framing, all in one place. The Frame and I!

Look at the amazing results when you have photo restoration done at the Frame & I in Prescott

Have you got some family photos that need a little love? Time, storage, accidents and the elements can really cause a lot of damage to our beloved memories. These are the stories of who we are, who we were… where we came from. So let’s take those tired, worn and beaten down photos and turn their frowns upside down! Here …

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 …