Custom Framing at Art Materials
Our professional staff is ready to work with you to design and create the right custom or readymade picture frame for your artwork, photographs, treasures and memorabilia. And we make it an easy, enjoyable experience! Together, we’ll create original designs that will make your important artworks, photos and special objects the center of attention without forgetting your budget. Visit the framing department of our Uptown Minneapolis store for complete custom picture framing, pre-selected framing packages, readymade frames, and the perfect finish for display at home or work.

Expert Custom Framing for Your Artwork

Our award-winning custom framing staff gives you the perfect finish and a look that is all your own. Every project no matter what size receives truly personalized service, individual design, top quality materials, expert workmanship, along with our best price, every day. 


Lasting Quality


Our frame shop uses time-tested conservation materials and procedures to ensure that your important artwork, photographs and objects will look great for years to come.

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framed write-ups and articles by Art Materials Custom Framing

Frame That Write-Up!

Do you have a special article, press clipping, or printed piece you’d like to memorialize? We offer creative and unique framing to make your article into a keepsake and the perfect way to share your special feature with others.

Framed invitations and mementos at Art Materials Custom Framing

Tell the Story of Your Celebration

Preserve the memories of your life celebrations with framing and matting that captures the colors, style and special feeling of your treasured invitation, announcement, program, ticket or menu. Adding photos will help you tell your life’s stories.

Framed children's artwork by Art Materials Custom Framing

Preserve Precious Childhood Memories

Do you have a favorite outfit that your child wore? A blanket, or even a toy? No matter how small or large, our creative framing experts will transform your precious item into a treasure to be handed down to the next generation.

Frames and shadowboxes for collections

Show Off Your Collections

From large stone fossils to small pieces of jewelry, share your special collection with everyone while protecting it with original framing that makes use of the best conservation materials and techniques.

custom framing for family photos

Frame Those Family Photos

Enjoy and remember your family’s past history and present moments with framing that preserves and protects. Our creative designs will help you tell your stories now and for years to come.

Preserve A Special Garment

Frame a memory of that special outfit, pair of gloves, shoes or hat your loved one wore. Your treasured garment will receive a design treatment that will make it the center of attention while keeping it protected.

framing for military memorabilia

Honor Family Military Service

Honor, share and protect your family members’ military service with a framed display of items that tell the story of their service. We’ll create a shadowbox framing design that expresses your style and protects the items within.

framing and shadowboxes for musical instruments and memorabilia

Preserve Musical Memories

From musical instruments to playbills, we will craft the perfect shadowbox for your tabletop or wall display. The possibilities are endless.

framing for school memorabilia and jerseys

Tell Your Story School Days Story

Framed memorabilia from school days makes a great gift and will be a cherished keepsake for years to come. Our creative framing designs will capture your school days story in the perfect way.

custom framing for sports memorabilia

Frame a Sports Memory

Let us create a unique shadowbox design for you for your special game ball, jersey, medals, trophies, or other awards. It’s a great way to preserve your memories and tell your story.

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