- Tatnuck, Tatnick- 1. A village in the western part of Worcester, MA. Also a name of the brook at the same place, the town and brook taking the name from the hill. From the Nipmuc Indian word k’t-adene-k, “at the great hill” (the equivalent of Katahdin with locative affix; or perhaps Wut-aden-ek, “at the hill”).”Tatnuck Square” being the area surrounding the intersection of Pleasant Street and Chandler Street.
We are the only frame shop in central Massachusetts with a Professional Picture Framers Association Master Certified Picture Framer® (MCPF®) on staff.
Worcester’s ONLY award winning framers! Come in and see our framing competition winning designs!
Cliff Wilson, MCPF®
Cliff Wilson, MCPF® is the only Master Certified Picture Framer® in central Massachusetts, and one of fewer than 70 in the world.
Cliff is the Past President of the New England chapter of the Professional Picture Framer’s Association. He is also serving an elected term as a Director on the International Board of the Professional Picture Framer’s Association. Cliff has been an instructor at the national convention and is available for talks on framing and/or preservation framing techniques.
Cliff holds a BS in Mathematics and Computer Science and an MBA. After 25 years in the computer industry, including years as the Director of Color Management for Eastman Kodak and Vice President of Engineering for a couple companies, Cliff decided to work with is passion for Pastel Painting and Framing. He started Framed In Tatnuck in June of 2002 and has been building and improving the Best Frameshop in Worcester, MA ever since.
Amanda Kidd Schall
Amanda Kidd Schall moved to Worcester in 2007 to attend Clark University where she majored in Studio Art with a minor in Geography. At Clark she developed a critical eye and understanding of color, which she applies to your framing design. She specializes in mixed media and printmaking. Amanda started working at Framed In Tatnuck after she graduated in 2011. She is currently studying to become a Certified Picture Framer ™. Just ask her about the color fidelity of Artglass UV! It is important to Amanda to engage with her community, and she is currently President and a Director of Worcester Earn A Bike. She also loves animals and has an adorable white cat named Tofu.
Elaine graduated from Anna Maria College with a BA Art Degree and taught high school art for several years. She frequently exhibits framed calligraphic works and oil paintings. Her Corgis, Morgan and Liam, are willing and ideal subjects for her artwork.
When not working at Framed In Tatnuck, she works as an apprentice paper conservator and bookbinder in Paxton.