Huge Selection

Over 20 suppliers & more than 3000 samples…  Picture frame mouldings from Europe and around the world are some of the unique offerings, as well as acrylic, welded steel frames and hardwoods from North America. 


Latest Designs

We seek out the latest trends in framing by attending trade shows and following designers to bring the best of what’s new in frame design to RVA.

Friendly Staff

Call or stop in and you’ll be greeted with a smile and expert framing advice.

Locally Owned

Frame Nation is owned and operated by Richmonders. Your patronage supports three members of your community and we are extremely thankful to have the opportunity to serve Richmond Va in such an artful way.

Welcome to the Frame Nation website.

When you want your ART & Collectibles to shine,
call on Frame Nation to supply all your custom framing needs. 

We offer a huge selection of contemporary as well as traditional frame styles with competitive prices, and no never-ending “sales”. 
We give you the best price every day.

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Frame Nation to close.

Thank you for the opportunity to provide ten years of custom framing to Richmond, VA.

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Voted among Richmond’s Favorite Frame Shop by the readers of R•HOME Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 and Richmond’s Favorite Frame Shop 2016 & 2017



Yes! Thank you again, RVA!

What an honor it is to have your vote!

Our mission is to connect your art to the best frame treatment possible, within your price range and time frame.

Founded in 2007, Frame Nation was born out of a desire to bring more forward thinking picture framing design in the Richmond area, and are so glad to be serving the BIG small town we love.

With participation in framing competitions, attending trade shows and creating unconventional frames using found objects, Frame Nation is always pursuing great design.

Offering a handpicked collection of frame styles, clients looking for the newest in picture framing have a destination in Richmond, Virginia.

  • Award winning design services
  • Museum quality framing
  • Canvas Stretching and framing
  • Needlework framing
  • Mat cutting
  • Dry Mounting
  • Shadowboxes and collages
  • Digital Photo Restoration
  • Broken Glass Replacement
  • In home/office appointments
  • Delivery service
  • Mirrors and frames


More then 2000 of happy customers

  • I am writing to express my appreciation for the excellent work you did on a very special framed mirror that my wife and I recently purchased.  The work that I asked you to do came with risks–with that you did not take on this project for financial gain.
    You gave my wife and I the sense that you simply wanted to help a customer achieve his/her goal.  Mary, you took what we had envisioned the mirror to be, and brought it to life. You epitomize professionalism.


    Dan & Shelly

I’ve recently had a piece of artwork framed. I had the most seamless and enjoyable experience at Frame Nation. The owner and staff were quick to give me an affordable estimate as well as a quick turn around time to help accommodate my upcoming move. The piece turned out excellent and because of the frame always draws my guest’s eyes. I highly recommend Frame Nation for their professional and expeditious work.


2 pictures framed for me…delivered on the date promised and absolutely beautiful. If you are reading this reference and looking for somebody to frame something for you…you can stop looking. Mary and her folks are great !!!

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Best & most popular of our works

Here’s a few examples of what we have done for our clients.Visit our Portfolio page for more.


Who we are & what we do

Custom Framing 90%
Work on Paper 80%
Art on Canvas 70%
Photography 60%
Shadowboxes 25%

Looking for selection? We have the largest and finest custom frame
selection in the Richmond Metro area! With over 3000 frame samples,
we have the frame you are looking for.

Are you seeking framing to match an existing frame or start from the
beginning for a special project?

We will guide you with our award winning design services for your
loft, town or country home.
Your home is as unique as you are.
We offer steel welded frames, acrylic and a variety of woods,
gold and silvers.

Again, you won’t find these anywhere else in Richmond!

Framing all types of artwork with a choice of four levels, from poster to museum quality.
With over 24 years experience behind everything we do, our goal is your complete satisfaction.

Whether you have custom framed items before or this is your first time we will guide you in the process with as much attention as you need.

Any occasion that marks a special moment in our lives is worth remembering and framing.


 These are all events that Frame Nation can help you remember with a variety of framing and display options for photographs, invitations and signature mats.

The framing of photography may seem simple but types of develping and printing and how this pieces are mounted prior to framing with have a long lasting effect on the look of the prints for years to come. We determine the best mounting method for every print that comes through our doors. We then design a frame treatment using frames and mats that will make the print look it’s best.

Are you a photographer? We will work with you on pricing for you or your client.

Custom picture framing is a perfect way to preserve sports memorabilia — your favorite pro team or player, college or high school sports, child’s little league or a fun bowling league — whatever the sport, frame your memories!

Visit our Flickr sports album to see some examples.

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