Current Employment Opportunities

We are looking to add to our team! The Framing Nook is a local custom art and memorabilia framing business, and we are looking to add great people  to our team. If you are a hard working individual with colour and design skills please contact us with your resume as well as information on why you believe you would be a great fit for our business. Just email to: brweb@framingnook.com

Locally Owned & Operated

The Framing Nook is a locally owned family business, which has been in operation for over 33 yrs in the Red Deer area. We have over 43 years experience in photography & custom framing. We have won several international framing awards, and we look forward to using our design expertise & quality craftsmanship to provide you with your framing needs, and we will back that with a complete customer satisfaction warranty.

The Team

We are locally owned by husband & wife team, Brian & Janice Rypstra. We are grateful for all the help we receive from our employees over the years. All the work we do for our clients usually goes through the capable hands of all of us right here in Red Deer, Alberta, which requires a lot of teamwork, but also ensures the best results for you.

Brian Rypstra

Brian Rypstra


Oversees the day to day operation as well as serves clients on a daily basis.

Janice Rypstra

Janice Rypstra

Part Owner

Mounts all the garments and needleworks, does the bookkeeping and all of our charity and volunteer work.


certificateAs a staff, we are constantly upgrading our knowledge and abilities through various means of education. This includes, but is not limited to: reading of trade magazines, trade publications, participating in professional picture framing forums, attending international trade shows & conventions, taking classes from leading industry experts, and participating in local business workshops & lectures.

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With over 40 years of custom picture framing experience, an on-hand framing resource library, and the backing of daily support from a network of international professional custom picture framers, our clients can be sure that their projects are done in an appropriate manner.
Our Vision
familyOur vision is to deeply enrich many lives, by helping them celebrate their uniqueness, enjoy their surroundings, and cherish their memories, not only in Red Deer Alberta but all over Canada & USA as well.
Our Mission

To provide our valued clients with the very best means of presenting & preserving their precious memories and artwork, by providing a custom framing service which is uniquely tailored to their specific needs. 

Core Values

Our relationships with our clients are to be characterized by openness & honesty; essentially, we treat a client as we would wish to be treated.

All elements of our relationship with our clients, including the price we charge, is to be fair & as reasonably expected, in consideration to the service offered.

Through ongoing self assessment, analysis & training, we strive for excellence in every aspect of our service, both as a company and as individuals, in the work we do, and relationship with our clients.

Our products are provided using the latest & best materials & methods to insure our client receives full use of it for at least the expected period required.

Ever wonder How We Do Our Framing?

Wonder how we framed the collection below? We will go through a complete framing process from start to finish!

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We, as a family-owned and operated business, immerse ourselves in community involvement, client appreciation, and the best of customer service. This blog is to keep you entertained, informed, and educated on all we do!

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Our ReviewsOur Reviews

"...I have never seen framing at that level...I am dumbfounded. The work is spectacular..."

the framing guaranteeLife Long Framing Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with your custom framing at the time of pickup, we will make the changes necessary or refund your payments in full.

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We are proud members of the Professional Picture Framers Association.


Personal Memorabilia Framing

Personal Memorabilia

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Sport Memorabilia

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Needlework and Textiles

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Items For Purchase

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Framed Memorabilia

Frame Repair etc

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Hanging Pictures Med

Delivery and Hanging Service

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Framed Memorabilia

Cardboard Gift & Packaging

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Open M-F 9-5:30 During the summer season! Call for appointment if those hours don't work for you!!!!!!!!

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The Framing Nook

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1 - 4664 Riverside Drive, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, T4N 6Y5

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