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

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, bottle caddies 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

Print for Sale:

Holiday Gifts:

Pewter | Custom | Ornaments

Coupons are in the FOCUS magazine

Coupons need to be cut out and brought to the Arts & Crafts Center. (customer must present coupon to receive discount, coupon expires 30 November 2014, no cash value)

  1. Second side printed free on ceramic mugs (one mug per coupon).

  2. 10% off custom engraved wooden or porcelain tree ornaments (coupon does not apply to artwork or set-up fees).

    2 for 1 shop time (coupon good for one day of shop time, discount applies after first full hour)

"Christmas is coming"

  1. Order stocking stuffers now.  Bring your coupon when you place your order for wooden or porcelain tree ornaments and receive 10% off.

  2. Bring a coupon and take advantage of 2 for 1 shop time in the frame shop.  Spend a day getting those projects done early.

  3. Bring in your coupon and get the second side printed free on a ceramic stein or coffee mug, the perfect stocking stuffer that can be filled with treats or gift cards!

What’s New / Ideas?

We want everyone to give the perfect holiday gift, so don’t wait too long!  Grab that print or painting, stop by and place your order now for a stress free gift giving season.  The last day to order custom picture framing without additional rush fees is December 4th.   Any orders needed before Christmas that are placed after that will incur a rush fee.  Projects ordered after December 15th may not be completed before Christmas.

Stop by the engraving shop and special order customizable gift for your family and friends.  Bring in your own items to be personalized with embroidery and engraving.

Now in stock:  Pewter Tree Ornaments, Shot Glasses, and Wine Corks check out our gifts

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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