January 2013 - The Art Framers

Inside The Art Framers

About The Shop

The Art Framers has been a family-owned frame shop since 1961 when Richard Robischon opened it as The Blue Door in southeast Denver.  His son, Jim Robischon has owned the business since 1976 and it is currently run by the master framer Paul Opsahl.  The Art Framers moved to LoDo in 1990.  The frame shop […]

Frame Designing


Paul Opsahl, the master framer at The Art Framers works with clients from the initial consultation and visioning stage all the way through to the delivery of the final project, ensuring that all of your needs are met in a timely, professional manner, with the utmost attention and care. Offering a range of services, the […]

Moccasin Project 2


We tackle a wide range of framing projects at the shop, from the conservation of antique items and memorabilia to contemporary fine art of all types. Here are a few images from a project working with a pair of moccasins and Native American bead-work. In the coming months we’ll be updating our archive of projects […]

Framing is a Gift


The Art Framers has provided picture framing services to countless individual clients and these companies and institutions: Museum of Contemporary Art – Denver  ~  Denver Art Museum ~ Colorado Springs Fine Art Center Children’s Hospital of Denver  ~  US Department of State ~ Knoxville Museum of Art  ~  Santa Fe NM Museum of Fine Arts […]