the gilded farmer writes a post on the most popular frame for contemporary artists…the canvas floater frame!!
designing a custom made overmantle mirror for a John Calvin Stevens-designed home in Portland, Maine.
A Maine gilder and picture frame maker completes a commission for an exhibit of paintings by Tina Ingraham at Portland, Maine Greenhut Galleries.
a sampling of encounters with non-archival framing practises of yore!
A recent conservation project: a period frame for a painting by Gilbert Stuart
remembering Robert Solotaire, Maine artist and friend
Here is a piece I just completed for the Society of Gilder’s 20th Annual Conference at the Smithsonian Institution… Read more Masters of Gilding Exhibit in Washington D.C. September 2008