State Of The Art Framing & gallery, Inc opened in 1985 in Traverse City Michigan by Steve Loveless. Steve grew up in Traverse City and had worked at other local frame shops since 1972 and knew the region needed a frame shop that was focused on quality work, selection and services. Steve moved his shop and gallery to Beulah in Benzie county in 2006. Steve has achieved the status of a Certified Picture Framer (CPF) from the Professional Picture Framers Association.
Ann Loveless, is a fine art textile artist specializing in Landscape Quilt techniques and is best known for being the first place winner in the international ArtPrize competition in Grand rapids Michigan. ArtPrize is the biggest public vote competition in the world with the largest prize awards anywhere.
State Of The Art is the exclusive home on Ann's original quilts.