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Today is Monday, November 19, 2018
Wimsey Cove Maps sells high quality reproductions of historic maps, bird’s eye views and Civil War battle sites of Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, and elsewhere suitable for framing or for research.  We print historic maps that are beautiful and authentic.  These maps are not redrawn or changed from the originals in various archives, including the Library of Congress, Cornell University and the University of Southern Maine.   We also sell both historic charts and shipwreck maps of the Chesapeake Bay and many other locations
  • Nov. 17 – South River High Holiday craft fair, 9:30am-2pm
  • Nov. 18 – Holiday Craft Show, Annapolis Elks Lodge, 10am-4pm
  • Dec. 1 – BHS Craft Bazaar, 9:30am-3pm
  • Dec. 1  – Southern High Holiday Bazaar. 9:30am-2pm
  • Dec. 8 – Naval Academy Holiday Bazaar, 10am-5pm
Wimsey Cove Framing and  Fine Art Printing is a locally owned and operated quality custom residential and corporate art frame gallery and printing that specializes in shadow boxes, conservation framing, specialized fine art printing and historical maps of cities and states. Wimsey Cove Framing & Fine Art Printing, the go-to fine framing store, has developed a reputation for framing everything from large oval ceiling pieces to conservation framing for fragile textiles.  Our Fine Art Printing area, with high quality Epson inks and printers, has been growing for the last few years to become a go to place to get photo restoration and artist paintings scanned.  Our on site graphic artists will work with you to make your piece look amazing.

As Elizabeth Ramirez often says, “we enjoy the challenge of ensuring that the customer’s art, photographs, needlework, watercolors, sports memorabilia, antique prints or whatever is protected as well as being appropriately displayed. Every piece is special.”

Wimsey Cove Framing & Fine Art Printing has MOVED!  Our NEW LOCATION is 209 Chinquapin Round Rd, Suite 101,  Annapolis, Maryland.  We are on the corner of Chinquapin Round Rd. and Virginia St.  Entrance & parking on Virginia St.  Right behind Maryland Paint.

Local Maryland artists and photographers have limited edition prints on display at Wimsey Cove to purchase and frame.

About Us

The owner, Elizabeth Ramirez, a watercolor artist, has 21 years in the picture frame industry as well as a B.A. in Studio Art and a minor in Photography, from Rivier College in New Hampshire. Elizabeth has also taught arts and crafts in summer camps and given short courses in various framing techniques.

She strives to provide a friendly, family-oriented shop where we can work together to find the art and/or frames that fit your décor while focusing on fine art, original photography, original etchings, and reproductions of historic maps and prints.

Our friendly staff consists of highly educated artists and designers, with extensive knowledge of fine art, crafts and materials.

We carry a diverse selection of frames and mats to suit any home or office décor and utilize the latest framing techniques and styles. We will suggest the best ways to protect and enhance your artwork.

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Wizard Computerized Mat Cutting – Almost any shape you would like can be cut.

Come in to see how! We can cut mats while you wait.

Art, Photo, and Memorabilia Framing Services

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Full Service custom framing with fast turn around. Wide selection of mats, frames, glass, and various mountings including:

  • Needlework
  • Canvas Paintings
  • Diplomas
  • Prints
  • Awards
  • Medals
  • Wedding Memorabilia
  • Photos
  • Children’s Works
  • Mirrors
  • Shrink Wrap
  • Drymounting
  • Box Mounting
  • Round & Oval Frames
  • Wizard Computerized Mat Cutting – Almost any shape you would like can be cut come in to see how!

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Conservation Framing (helps prevent the artwork from fading)

  • UV clear glass
  • UV Reflection Control glass
  • Museum Glass
  • Acid-Free, Lignin Free & 100% Cotton Rag Mat Board
  • Conservation hinges (to attach the artwork to the Archival backing board)
  • Archival backing board
  • Archival paper (for back of the frame)

Shadow Boxes

  • Object Mounting
  • Flags, Fans
  • Jerseys & T-Shirts
  • Christening Gowns
  • Sports Memorabilia
  • Any Shape You Desire

Fine Art Printing and Scanning Services

  • We have a flatbed scanner, Epson Expression 10000 XL, that we can scan up to 30″ x 40″
  • We can scan photos, paintings, newspapers, canvases, and paper material
  • We use two printers, Epson Stylus Pro 3880 and an Epson Stylus Pro 9900.  Both printers have UltraChrome HDR inks
  • We can print up to 44″ wide on photo paper, fine art paper, watercolor paper and canvas paper.
  • We can wrap your canvas printed image; using satin or glossy texture,  around a stretcher bar.  Then it can be hung on the wall without a frame.
  • We can photo restore your photo, painting, or drawing
  • Please call us for prices
Scanning Services

 

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Historic Maps  

We have a HUGE inventory of historical maps, landowner maps, urban city plan maps, bird’s eye views of cities and states, nautical charts, shipwreck maps, state district maps, maps of local and far away places. We also have maps on mugs, mousepads, coasters, trays, placemats, puzzles, and many more gift ideas.

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Come in to see our Map collection

We Ship Nationwide – Call for Details 

 

Library of Congress Maps

To see Library of Congress maps, click here.

FAQs

About Our Picture Framing Services:

  • We frame diplomas & certificates
  • We mount and frame needlework, textiles & memorabilia
  • We use conservation mats & glass to protect your art
  • We mat & frame work for exhibits
  • We have eco-friendly frames, round & oval frames
  • We make shadow boxes, dry and box mounting
  • We have custom mirrors
  • We have special pricing for K-12 artists
  • We have framing demonstrations for classes & clubs
  • We have the largest frames and mats collection

Discounts

  • Military Discounts
  • We beat or meet our competitors’ pricing
  • Bulk & Corporate Pricing available

The next time you need art, photos or memorabilia framed, shadow boxed, or displayed,
call 410-956-7278 or email us first!

• Same Day or Next Day Service Available •

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 Wimsey Cove Framing & Fine Art Printing and Wimsey Cove Maps & Art are both actively involved in these organizations:

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Wimsey Cove Framing and Art proudly serves the following communities in Anne Arundel County MD:
Annapolis, Annapolis Junction, Arnold, Brooklyn, BWI Airport, Churchton, Crofton, Crownsville, Curtis Bay, Davidsonville, Deale, Dunkirk, Eastport, Edgewater, Fort Meade, Friendship, Galesville, Gambrills, Gibson Island, Glen Burnie, Hanover, Harmons, Harwood, Jessup, Laurel, Linthicum Heights, Lothian, Mayo, Millersville, Naval Academy, North Beach, Odenton, Owings, Pasadena, Riva, Shady Side, Severn, Severna Park, Sherwood Forest, Tracys Landing, and West River.

 

 

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