EastSideFrames

Custom Frames & Tobacco Lath Crafts

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania

Buyers are raving!

This shop got multiple 5-star reviews in the past 7 days.

Announcement    Welcome to East Side Frames! We pride ourselves on the careful artistry and attention that goes into every single handmade item.

Our tobacco lath frames and decor is made from naturally weathered material, making each piece uniquely beautiful. Thank you for stopping by!

Our full line of beautiful frames have been used by needlework designers for the past 25 years and are fully customizable for your needlework, art or best-selling products.

In 2019 with the support of several family members we started creating small occasional furniture as well in an effort to create full time work for me, which has worked out! We now stock several items in this line and are willing all your custom needs. The wood that we use for this furniture is reclaimed oak fence boards, which creates a very solid and beautiful piece of furniture that will last for years.

Announcement

Last updated on Oct 30, 2020

Welcome to East Side Frames! We pride ourselves on the careful artistry and attention that goes into every single handmade item.

Our tobacco lath frames and decor is made from naturally weathered material, making each piece uniquely beautiful. Thank you for stopping by!

Our full line of beautiful frames have been used by needlework designers for the past 25 years and are fully customizable for your needlework, art or best-selling products.

In 2019 with the support of several family members we started creating small occasional furniture as well in an effort to create full time work for me, which has worked out! We now stock several items in this line and are willing all your custom needs. The wood that we use for this furniture is reclaimed oak fence boards, which creates a very solid and beautiful piece of furniture that will last for years.

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About EastSideFrames

Sales 2,313
On Etsy since 2018

Tastefully Primitive Custom Framing & Crafts

NOTE: Our Esty shop is taking shape, and we're slowly addiing our full line of inventory to our online ordering system here. Currently, you'll see many customer-favorites from our tobacco lath crafts.

If your product is not yet available for purchase online, call anytime to ask questions or place an order.

View our full line of 18 unique collections of hand-made frames, all fully customizable to fit your art or best-selling products, on our website EastSideFrames.com.

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East Side Frames has been producing beautiful custom and stock frames for over 25 years. We feature moulding & frames that are crafted with a primitive style and appearance in mind.

We carefully hand-make each frame, ensuring the highest level of detail and quality. Natural flaws, grain changes and imperfections make each frame unique and beautiful.

Our full line of 18 unique collections come in dozens of colors, ensuring that you’ll find the perfect match for your work of art.

In addition, our unique line of tobacco lath frames and crafts provide an expanded offering to enhance your product lines and home decor.

We offer the ultimate in flexibility and customization to meet your framing needs. Contact us for frame-only orders, special sizing and assembly, or framing your favorite prints and best-seller lines.

Options include hangers, glass, foam board, matting & engraving.

We have pricing structures and availability for both wholesale and retail markets. Quantity discounts are available. Don’t hesitate to call with questions. We look forward to serving you!

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Background:
Located in the Amish community in Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (near Lancaster county), my business started as a hobby in 2012. With a background in construction and woodcraft, I became interested in working with tobacco lath because of the originality and rawness of the wood. I enjoy the simple process of “using what you have” and showcasing the natural history of the material.

I started with the common star design, and soon my customers helped shape the product line by providing input and requests for new pieces. In fact, the framed prints came directly from a customer request. I attempt to make each design unique and try to add a couple new items each year.

The lath currently used on our frames and crafts is the wood used to dry tobacco. I obtain it from local farm dispersal auctions. The tobacco lath is dark, natural wood used to dry tobacco naturally weathered from years of use. This ensures that every piece has its own unique character, unlike any other. The material we use is hard to find, which makes your decor even more valuable.

In 2013, I started promoting the crafts and decor to the local showcase in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

In 2018, I acquired and re-opened East Side Frames, a long-standing business much loved by stitchwork designers, retails and wholesalers alike.

I am excited to now open up this shop here at Etsy. I hope you enjoy these products! Please do not hesitate to contact me with any custom requests.

Shop members

  • Sam Zook

    Owner, Maker

  • Matt S.

    Marketer, Photographer

  • Kathryn N.

    Marketer

Production partners

  • A print shop

    New Carlisle, OH

    We use a print shop in Ohio to produce the beautiful artwork used in our handmade frames.

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Last updated on Oct 30, 2020
Frequently asked questions
Wholesale availability

Yes, we do have wholesale pricing available

Custom and personalized orders

Did you see a piece somewhere that you liked but not sure where to get it? Send me a picture and size that you have in mind and I will be happy to get a price together for you!