Frame & Picture Shoppe opened it's doors in 1996. Kimberley Breil, CPF, has been framing for over 25 years. Kimberley is a member of the Professional Picture Framer's Association where she became a judge in 2001 for the New England Chapter and is currently vice president. Kimberley, one of 3 PPFA members selected for this board, became a member of the International Competition Board in 2014 which oversees the International PRINT and Open Competitions. She holds Accredited Judge status. Kimberley is also a member of the American Craft Council and Embroiderer's Guild of America. Kimberley was voted Valley Advocate Readers Poll, Best of Valley in 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2011 and Best of Springfield, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.
Kimberley was selected as Judge for the International PRINT Framing Competition held in Las Vegas in January 2013. Click Here for details. She also judged in March 2007. Click Here for details.
Kimberley has come up with her own
three P's of framing - Present, Protect, Preserve
- Present the piece being framed in the most attractive way possible
- Protect the piece by using conservation materials
- and this will Preserve the piece for your continued enjoyment and possibly, for future generations.