August 4, 2018

Found Objects Keep Memory of Old House Alive

Your childhood home is usually one of the most treasured places of our youth; It’s the place where you grew up, played with friends, and learned […]
January 30, 2018

A Memorable Christmas Gift

This last December at SFC Gallery, we had a lot of framing projects come in for the holiday season as Christmas gifts. While each project has […]
December 14, 2017

Using a Water-Gilded Frame for an Early American Embroidery

One of our client’s here at SFC Gallery is an antique dealer, which means we always get something exciting to frame when they stop in! This […]
October 24, 2017

What You May Not Notice: A View of a Café from a Framer’s Perspective

Recently, I had meet a friend for coffee at one of our NW Indiana cafés to drop off some artwork. I was patiently waiting for them […]
September 14, 2017

A New Look for a Victorian Hair Wreath

We come across so many pieces of art that can be framed, sometimes it seems like you can easily fill up your walls with your favorite […]
August 5, 2017

Redesigning to fit the Space

A few weeks ago , we had one of our clients come in with two projects to be framed for her living space. Both pieces had […]
May 31, 2017

Quality Matters: Say NO to Plastic Frames

Have you ever picked up a frame, expecting it to be a certain weight, only to find yourself saying, ” Wow, this is light!” You were […]
May 16, 2017

Introducing SFC Framing Stories A piece of family history worth the wait

In this industry, there is rarely ever a “simple frame job.” The very nature of the industry says it all: Custom Framing. What that means is […]
February 28, 2017

Trash to Treasure: An Artwork’s Cinderella Story

As I’m sure you have seen before, a bad frame can make a great piece of art look horrible. It can be the most beautiful piece […]
January 31, 2017

Why Framing? A creative approach to displaying your art

It seems like custom picture framing is a lost art these days. We’ve had a number of people walk into out new location, curious to see […]