Archive for February, 2009

Photographer Maire Scharpegge

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

The other half of "Echoes", the show of contemporary art glass and abstract photography @ The Frame Maker through March 13, is photographer Maire Scharpegge.Born in East Germany, Maire received her first camera from her father when she was 16 and promptly began to shoot everything of consequence around her, ...

California glass artist Lea de Wit

Monday, February 16th, 2009

The first half of "Echoes" (in The Frame Maker showroom through March 13) is California glass artist Lea de Wit, whose full portfolio and info can be seen online at www.luckystripe.com. Lea has studied under Italian glassblowing masters Elio Quarisa and Davide Salvadore, and renowned glass sculpture artist, Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen, among ...

Echoes: Glass & Photography @ The Frame Maker

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

We loved Lea de Wit's work the moment we first saw it, and wanted to do a show. When we met Maire Scharpegge some months later, it was like she knew exactly what we were looking for to show with Lea. When we introduced them at The Frame Maker, the synergy and ...

Hospitality framing contract #1 complete; on with #2!

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

The Frame Maker is proud to say that 654 of 654 finished custom frames were shipped and installed in January for a southern California hospitality project without a single return. Shortly after, we began shipping finished pieces for hospitality project #2-- after Thursday's pick up, we will have shipped 517 of ...