With thousands of frame and mat samples, The Great Frame Up can satisfy any and all framing fantasies. The expert framespeople can make diplomas radiate (most diplomas can be framed for around $100–$200), personalized jerseys glisten (most for less than $300), and dorm-room movie posters sparkle (many 24" x 36" pieces are less than $100). The design wizards can also find a home for any prized possession, such as shoebox photos, baby booties, ticket stubs, medals, and really good pot roasts. The Great Frame Up’s no-hassle guarantee and assurance that all work is done on-site means your frameables won't be subject to mistreatment at underground commercial framing facilities.
The Collectors Wall Fine Art Gallery, a working gallery and framing venture owned by art enthusiasts Len and Kaye Gionfriddo and helmed by their son Gregg, has paired admirers with art and art with frames for more than a quarter of a century. The gallery experts outline posters and photographs with simple or elaborate frames and matting, and then top art with nonglare or UV glass so that it can be hang beautifully above mantels, in hallways, and off rearview mirrors. Framers also aid patrons in designing shadow boxes for jersey and sports-memorabilia displays and adding elegantly beveled frames to mirrors. In addition, The Collectors Wall sells rare prints, posters, and the brushwork of accomplished artists.
For more than 20 years, the professional photographers at Charlie's Angels Photography have worked to capture images that not only preserve memories but also incorporate artistic touches. Their digital galleries boast shots from larger occasions such as weddings and runway shows to private events such as boudoir and portrait sessions. Their staff also includes professional makeup artists, who can prep subjects for shoots or gussy up complexions before weddings or high-school-graduation re-enactments.
With locations across Texas, Florida, and Illinois, Studio One to One captures patrons' best angles using simple backdrops and props during personalized studio-style portrait sessions. During the 30-minute shoots, clients can show off one perfectly practiced pose, from the bad-boy wall lean to the finger-pointing prosecutor. The professional photographer then transfers images onto prints, which make thoughtful gifts for loved ones who frequently mistake you for a stranger.
Inside its 3,000-square-foot store and production facility, Four Corners Custom Frame Gallery has more than 4,000 frames to choose from. The full-service shop does its framing onsite under the direct supervision of owner Chad McCluskey, all while using high-quality materials. Such attention to detail ensures keepsakes last for generations to come, from sports memorabilia and treasured photographs to original works of art.
At the "I Can Do It!" conference, participants learn from a collection of dynamic speakers and authors on ways to strengthen the body, mind, and spirit. On Friday night, renowned keynote speaker Dr. Wayne W. Dyer will speak about how to achieve a more fulfilling life by shifting one's focus from ambition to meaning. Saturday's line-up features several regular Oprah contributors, including Marianne Williamson)—who will address the spiritual, emotional, and psychological roots of weight loss—and Cheryl Richardson, who will teach you how to reprogram your unconscious mind so that it stops getting stuck in zero-gravity elevators. Sunday showcases an entirely different lineup of inspirational all-stars as they cover topics such as Chinese face reading, treating health problems with intuition, and how to become happy for no reason without lethal exposure to Joker venom. Over the course the day, conference-goers will be free to amble amongst morning and evening keynote speakers, topping their motivational parfait with whatever electives strike their soul-fancy.