Cool Stuff We Have Framed Lately

Cool Stuff We Have Framed Lately

December 2014 As usual, you have been bringing us fun and interesting things to frame lately.  Here are just a few of them.

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Tim Stars on Rehab Addict

Tim Stars on Rehab Addict

October 2014 OK, maybe not “stars,” but appears anyway.  Back in June we got a call from a Rehab Addict producer asking if they could film in our…

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Display for Chunk of the Berlin Wall

Display for Chunk of the Berlin Wall

October 2014 We have been getting all kinds of requests for assistance with difficult projects lately.  Including this one – a large and heavy chunk of the Berlin…

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Frame Your Vacation

Frame Your Vacation

Vacation was a blast, wasn’t it?  Why not remember it forever by framing some photos, mementos, or the art you got at that great little gallery?  There’s nothing…

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More Fun and Interesting Framing Projects

More Fun and Interesting Framing Projects

September 2014 Maybe it’s because there aren’t as many frame shops around as there used to be.  Maybe it’s because we are good at framing unusual things.  Or…

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New Rick Allen Greeting Cards

New Rick Allen Greeting Cards

September 2014 We have carried Rick Allen’s prints for years, but we just recently added a nice selection of his greeting cards.  If you need a charming or…

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Monarch Butterfly Convention

Monarch Butterfly Convention

August 2014 The last couple of weeks, our liatris has been blooming and attracting Monarch butterflies by the dozens. Almost everyone who walks by is captivated and takes…

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We do huge!

We do huge!

What do you do with that two-story blank wall?  How do you display Grandma’s quilt?  What about that 6′ X 9′ oil painting?  Don’t worry, we can help….

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You Just Keep Bringing Us Cool Stuff to Frame!

You Just Keep Bringing Us Cool Stuff to Frame!

May 2014 We’re always amazed at all the beautiful and interesting things you bring us to frame.  Here are just a few cool things we have framed lately.

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Tim’s New York Art Experience

Tim’s New York Art Experience

May 2014 Each spring Tim uses ArtExpo as an excuse to go to New York, buy art, visit friends, go to museums, walk around New York, make new…

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New Art from ArtExpo in New York

New Art from ArtExpo in New York

May 2014 Tim made his annual art buying trip to New York in early April to bring you a nice selection of original work in a number of…

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Carter Ave. Frame Shop Earns 2013 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Carter Ave. Frame Shop Earns 2013 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Carter Ave. Frame Shop Earns Esteemed 2013 Angie’s List Super Service Award for 7th Year Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service  Carter Ave. Frame Shop…

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Give the Gift of Art!

December 2013 There is nothing like art for a lasting, beautiful, and meaningful gift.  We have art for the people on your list and that fits your budget….

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Holiday Gift Ideas

December 2013 Need some creative gift ideas?  Here are a few.                                  …

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Cool Art and Objects We Have Framed Lately

October 2013 You just keep bringing us interesting and beautiful (and sometimes challenging) things to frame.  We love seeing the look on our customers’ faces when they see…

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New Mural Graces Our Wall

October 2013 After many years of thinking about a mural, it has finally happened.  After five solid days of hard work, Muralist Denise Houk has completed a beautiful…

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New Mural Taking Shape

New Mural Taking Shape

October 2013 We have been talking about doing a mural on the west side of our building for years.  We are finally doing it.  I recently met muralist…

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Cool Stuff We Have Framed Lately

Cool Stuff We Have Framed Lately

September 2013 It is a blast for us to see what kinds of cool things you bring us to frame.  We hope you will enjoy seeing the finished…

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Emily Program Woodbury Art Installation

Emily Program Woodbury Art Installation

September 2013 We have been fortunate to be selected by The Emily Program to provide art and framing for several of their facilities around the metro area.  We…

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Tim is an Angie’s List Expert

Tim is an Angie’s List Expert

September 2013 Angie’s List recently asked Tim to be an Angie’s List Expert and  write some articles about picture framing for their website to assist their members with…

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New Adam Turman Hand-Pulled Serigraph Posters

New Adam Turman Hand-Pulled Serigraph Posters

July 2013 Adam Turman just keeps cranking out great images.  His work is one of the best values in hand-made art around.  We are thrilled to show off…

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2013 State Fair Art Unveiled

2013 State Fair Art Unveiled

We have been honored to frame the State Fair Commemorative Art each of the last few years.  This is the art the fair commissions after a competition to…

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Featuring Minnesota Art and Artists

Featuring Minnesota Art and Artists

June 2013 We here in Minnesota are surrounded by talent in all the arts – visual arts, music, and dance.  We are trying to do our part showcasing…

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More Fun Framing

More Fun Framing

April 2013 We keep getting cool things to frame!  Here are some of the most recent.

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Huge Art Nouveau Mirror

Huge Art Nouveau Mirror

March 2013 We just framed this enormous, stunning Art Nouveau beveled mirror.  The frame has an intricate iris and dragonfly motif.  The customer is planning to lean it…

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Carter Ave. Frame Shop Earns Esteemed 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Carter Ave. Frame Shop Earns Esteemed 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Carter Ave. Frame Shop has earned the service industry-coveted 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor awarded annually…

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More Cool Stuff We Have Framed

More Cool Stuff We Have Framed

December 2012 You just keep bringing us cool, unusual things to frame.  It is fun to see what people bring us.  Check out these fun framing projects.

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Adam Turman’s Gorgeous Graphics

Adam Turman’s Gorgeous Graphics

December 2012 Customers have been bringing Minneapolis artist Adam Turman’s beautiful serigraph posters to us for framing for several years.  We have admired the fun graphics and great…

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Twin City and Minnesota Landmark Posters

Twin City and Minnesota Landmark Posters

November 2012 Mark Herman is an award-winning commercial graphic artist, designer, and illustrator. He has designed logos and promotional materials for countless Fortune 500 companies. He has created a…

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Jazz Up Your Kitchen with Framed Towels

Jazz Up Your Kitchen with Framed Towels

November 2012 Who would have thought that printed linen towels could look so good in a frame!  Check out these Scandinavian towels that a customer recently brought us…

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