design consultation

Working with your style and budget, our designers will guide you through the creative process of selecting the right frame to both protect, and enhance your art.

handcrafted frames

 We do all our own work in house so we can oversee every step of the framing process, and maintain our core value of uncompromising craftsmanship.



We specialize in preservation framing, utilizing the most archival techniques and materials available. 

We are hiring!


Framing Resource is looking to add a new member to our team of picture framers.  We are seeking a person with experience in a retail custom framing environment and a long term professional outlook towards their career.  This is a full time opportunity of 38 to 40 hours a week.  Your schedule would be Tues – Fri. from 9:30 to 6:00 and most Saturdays 10:00 to 4:00.

Framing Resource is uniquely situated in the epicenter of Portland’s thriving art community.  We have risen to the top of the competitive picture framing market by consistently offering our clients’ creative frame designs, uncompromising craftsmanship and reliable service.  Our clients’ include museums, galleries, artists, collectors, designers and art lovers from all over the region.  If you have a passion for art, an affinity for excellence and want to work in a positive, creative environment, we may be a perfect fit your career.

This position is specifically for customer service, frame design and sales, but will involve many other needs of a busy shop. You should be familiar with all aspects of picture framing and enjoy working directly with a wide variety of clients. You will be regularly working with valuable original art that requires knowledge of specialized conservation techniques, materials and handling.  You should be proficient at math and comfortable adding, subtracting and multiplying fractions.  Additionally, a depth of appreciation and knowledge of fine art processes is vital.

Due to the nature of our business demands this is not an entry level position.  However, this is a rare opportunity for the right person to work alongside the best framers in Portland and share your gifts, talents and abilities.  Please go to our website to learn more about us.


Please bring your resume into Framing Resource, Tues –Fri. from 10:00 to 6:00 or Sat. from 10:00 to 4:00.  We would enjoy the chance to meet you in person.  Alternatively, you may email your resume and cover letter to

Thank you for considering a career with us.


Chances are, we have exactly what you need.


"Wow! You have such a great selection of frames," is something we hear often because we offer one of the largest varieties of framing choices. Working closely with your ideas we will custom design each component of the frame to the specific needs of your art - whatever your style or budget.  

This store carries an incredible collection of framing material and has a wonderful staff that works to best display your artwork. They have frames in a wide price-range and their work quality is always excellent.
— Anne B.

Local is better.


We carry a selection of hardwood frames crafted by local artisans. Their styles reflect the attention to detail we adhere to and the quality we strive to maintain.