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  • Elegant Treatment for Elegant Automobiles

    An elegant treatment of a poster depicting elegant automobiles of the past! The inner deep blue moulding is surrounded with a beautiful maple veneer frame, creating a truly attractive finished piece.    

  • Hand Painted Bags by Pat Rooks

    This is the last week to view the exhibit of hand painted bags by local artist Pat Rooks at the North County Transit Center on Pershall Road. Pat, a self-taught artist, uses acrylic paint to create whimsical depictions of animals, people and plants. She embellishes them with feathers, trims, beads, rhinestones, and a variety of […]

  • Vintage Linens

    Vintage linens are a favorite of mine, so I was thrilled to be given the opportunity to frame these 3 heirloom handkerchiefs. Each have crocheted lace edges, but the yellow butterfly is exceptional!

  • Antique Frames with Carved Leaf Corners

    I love these antique frames with carved leaves at the corners! A customer who collects these brought them in with some cross-stitched pieces of children. We then stretched and fitted them into the old frames with museum glass to create this sweet trio.

  • Antique Map Frame

    Here’s an antique map framed with a different color of the moulding we used on the vintage beer sign that i posted last week.

  • 1800s Beer Poster

    We recently preservation framed this late 1800s Griesedieck Bros. beer poster. It was in very good condition and even still had the cord at the top for hanging!