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Barbara Hamaker
About the Artist

Barbara Hamakeris a life-long craftswoman, handweaver and basketmaker. In 1979 she published Clothing: A Handwoven Approach, a workbook for weavers. For several years, Barbara enjoyed being News Editor and feature writer/editor for Ornament Magazine, where she was privileged to meet and interview many of the leading American craftspeople working in the field of body adornment.

In 1989 she began working with woodburning tools creating unique, one-of-a-kind frames, and soon “Frames From the Heart” was born. She has been featured several times on HGTV demonstrating her innovative creativity making rustic trays and frames with found objects and recycled materials.”

Barbara continues to create hundreds and hundreds of absolutely unique frames for happy customers, new babies and newlyweds everywhere.

What people are saying about Barbara's frames:

"Every time I give your baby frame to a new Mother everyone goes crazy -- they are absolutely unique and wonderful! Thank you for making the perfect gift!"

"Your frames made my wedding day perfect. All my bridesmaids really loved their frames - a day to remember for all of us!"

"I can't keep your frames in my store very long - every time a shipment comes they fly out of here as fast as I can open the box. Thanks for making such a unique product."

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