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Onlays 101

Onlays 101

This week, Russell shows off pieces from a recent project in Las Vegas. It includes some gorgeous onlays painted to match the hallway they are placed in, and large PVC board prints.

Orlando Florida Gallery Wall

Orlando Florida Gallery Wall

This week, Russell shows a curated mixed-media gallery wall for a commercial location. However, this style also shines in the home with more personal touches like postcards and family photos.

Dare To Be Different

Dare To Be Different

This week, Russell introduces a new framing technique we developed based on a designer's special request. We love to learn new things and then apply that knowledge to other projects. Consider this or another different technique for your next project.

Don’t Be Square!!

Don’t Be Square!!

This week, Russell explains how you can upgrade your design with some photoshop magic and circle opening mats.  We created a series of Atlanta landmark photos for a multifamily project. By converting the images to black and white, and adding warming and vignette...

Normal Gets You Nowhere

Normal Gets You Nowhere

Halloween is a great time to revisit "normal." We hope you all have a great Halloween weekend! In the meantime, LED Neon look signs are a happening trend. LED looks almost identical to traditional neon but is much more flexible in terms of how it can be customized....

Put A Little Sunshine In Your Day

Put A Little Sunshine In Your Day

In the frame shop Russell is renewing some old skills. Joe created this pair of sunburst images in photoshop for Cortland Partners' Ridglea project from an inspiration provided by the designer. We printed them on fine art watercolor paper. Russell hand-applied gold...

Rock and Roll Heaven

Rock and Roll Heaven

I'm sure we're going to "heck" for destroying these great vinyl albums, but sacrifices were made in the name of art. We created this 40” x 60” acrylic box for Jessica Aaron at Faulkner Design Group. It turns out vinyl record albums are harder to break than you might...

All Aboard!

All Aboard!

This is a Split Flap sign board. Retro cool, noisy and fascinating to watch. Quickly becoming a thing of the past. Our client wanted the look without the expense and wiring. We created a manual look alike 72” x 48”. Bring us your fun and creative project ideas.