Arts & Crafts Center

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Everything you need to make your life beautiful: Custom framing, engraving, embroidery, framing classes, gifts & more.


Hours of Operation

Location & Phone

Arts & Crafts Center

Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri, 1st & 3rd Sat
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wed 9 a.m.–7 p.m.

Bldg. 1121, Barnes Blvd., JBLM McChord Field
Framing: 253-982-6718
Engraving: 253-982-6723 Email
Administration: 253-982-6726

New Operating Hours:

Starting in March:

Monday                                                  9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuesday                                                 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday                                            9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Thursday                                                9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday                                                     9 a.m.–5 p.m.
1st & 3rd Saturday of the month            9 a.m. –5 p.m.
Sunday                                                       CLOSED

Closed Federal Holidays and Saturdays Adjacent to Holidays

Looking for professional quality, best pricing and fastest turn-around? Consult with the experts in embroidery, laser engraving and framing for uniforms, awards and custom gifts, such as personalized décor and clothing, engraved wood, glass or metal gifts, photo-engraved mugs, personalized rosewood pen and pencil sets, and more!

Gifts Name Tapes

Gift Shop

Visit the Gift Shop for office appreciations, presents, birthday gifts, going-aways, retirements, souvenirs and more.

More Gifts

Authorized Military Accessories & Embroidery

Save substantially on embroidered Air Force name tapes — and get it done faster than the competition! Also purchase authorized Army name badges and Air Force PT running caps.

NEW! Joint Base Coins Engraved Items

The gift shop stocks:

Pewter ornaments featuring Northwest and nature themes, C-17s, military and school themes

Pewter-enhanced wine corks, shot glasses, faceted mugs, and lapel pins

Photo- and laser-engraved dog tags, decorative tags, pillowcases, night lights, mugs and ornaments

Plus C-17 magnets and models, mini tote bags, Sea of Cloud blank cards, coin holders and flag cases.

Items also can be special-ordered. Gifts

Vinyl & Fabric Decals

Choose from more than 16,000 designs in three clip art catalogs. Decals also can be custom designed through engraving and embroidery. Price List

Engraving & Embroidery

Order small brass plates, large multi-plate plaques, full-color plaques, custom-embroidered shirts, hats, bags, car seat covers, towels, blankets — just about anything you can think of! Choose from thousands of stock designs or work with the experts to create a custom design. Call
253-982-6723 for a personal consultation.

Frame Shop Matted & Framed Art

Frame Shop

Come in to purchase “ready-to-go" framed gifts, materials for do-it-yourself projects, and to rent shop space and equipment to assemble your mats and frames. Do-it-yourself customers are required to take the Beginning Matting & Framing class before using in-house equipment.
Equipment: 5 work stations, 5 mat cutters, 2 mat board/glass cutters, VacuSeal mounting machine, thumbnail jointer and more.  

Custom Matting & Framing or Do-it-Yourself

Matting & Framing Samples

Bring in a copy of a detailed quote or estimate with the business name on it and receive 10% off using the same materials. Quotes and estimates must be dated, quotes and estimates older than 2 weeks will not be honored.

Come in and special order the perfect matboard colors in your team's colors for framing jerseys, photographs, cards, posters, and other sports collectibles; then custom frame or do it yourself.

NEW Team Color Mats | JBLM Litho Print

Scrapbooking Materials paper making

Decorative Debossing

Get designs, borders and lettering pressed into mat board frames, suede, leather and vellum with our new debossing service.


Classes are taught in Matting & Framing on weekday afternoons
1 - 4 p.m. Call 253-982-6718 for details or to schedule a class.


Matting & Framing Class
Full-Color Acrylics
Acrylic Awards

Engraving & Embroidery
Custom Matting & Framing
Gifts for all occasions


SPECIALS: “Sweet Heart Gifts”

  1. Order a custom printed puzzle, bring in a coupon to receive free printing.  Break the puzzle apart, place in a cookie jar for
    a unique and special surprise. 

  2. Bring a coupon for 2 for 1 frame shop time; bring those photos and keepsakes to create the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your sweet heart.
  3. Email us a photo to have printed on a coffee mug or stein.  Pets are cute on mugs too!  Bring a coupon to get the second side printed free.

COUPONS: (customer must present coupon to receive discount, coupon expires 28 February 2015, no cash value)

  1. Free printing on full color puzzles (does not include the cost of the blank puzzle)
  2. 2 for 1 shop time (coupon good for one day of shop time, discount applies after first full hour)
  3. Second side printed free on ceramic mugs (one mug per coupon).


Print for Sale:


Pewter | Custom | Ornaments

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Our Services

Gifts, Matting & Framing, Vinyl, Classes, Engraving & Embroidery, Heat Pressing

Arts & Crafts

Bldg. 1121, Barnes Blvd.
JBLM McChord Field
Engraving Email