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Green picture framing for James Brown @ La Jolla Athanaeum

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

When San Diego architect James Brown approached us about framing for his show "The Third Country/El Tercer Pais" (opening this Thursday April at the Athenaeum in La Jolla), he asked for a simple gallery treatment in a spare natural wood frame. When I asked if he had a lumber preference ...

Custom maple mouldings for Xu Bing

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Here are some pics of the maple picture frame moulding we had custom milled for Xu Bing's 135" paper piece from the Artist's Respond! show at MCASD. [caption id="attachment_51" align="aligncenter" width="504" caption="custom maple picture frame moulding for Xu Bing"][/caption]There is no commercial picture frame moulding made at these lengths, which we ...

San Diego Coastkeeper Ocean Gala Custom Art

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

The Frame Maker is pleases to support San Diego Coastkeeper tonight with a donation to the silent auction portion of their annual Ocean Gala. Created by artist and TFM general manager John Hiemstra, "Ocean Abstract #3" is the next in a series created from resins, plasters, waxes and paints left from ...

TFM in October San Diego Home & Garden

Friday, October 17th, 2008

The Frame Maker is pleased to have contributed to a stunning residence featured in the month's issue of San Diego Home & Garden Lifestyles. cover page of "Ancient Heritage" feature Designed by Island Architects & Arthur Porras Asociates (ASID), this coastal home in La Jolla is "built on rich materials and ...