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  • Elegant Treatment for Elegant Automobiles

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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!