real wood, real nails

real wood, real nails

In order to form a more perfect union, we join all of our frames onsite by hand. Other frame shops farm out their joinery, but we take great pains to make sure you receive the best product with perfect corners. No gaps, no tomfoolery.

 this is the frame chopper, with its enormous blades

this is the frame chopper, with its enormous blades

We hold these truths to be self-evident; that you will always be satisfied with our work or we'll fix it for free, that we will make sure you know the best methods to preserve your artwork, and that if you choose we'll employ the latest advances in archival technology to ensure that you will enjoy your framed art for years to come.

 come in, bring your art and we'll find the best fit for you

come in, bring your art and we'll find the best fit for you

All men are created equal, but all frame shops are not. We believe that our personal, hands-on approach to discovering exactly what you need makes Therieau Art and Frame unique among custom picture framers in Chicago. No cookie cutter solutions. No outsourcing. No kidding.