MICHAEL THOMASON | THE ADVOCATE & DEMOCRAT
Herman McFaddin stands in front of some of the framing work he has done at his new business
You’ve Been Framed. The business is located on South Tellico Street in the old Sloan Building.
|Published: 10:08 AM, 07/08/2013
||Last updated: 10:09 AM, 07/08/2013
Author: Michael Thomason
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
MADISONVILLE-A nice frame makes any
picture look better, and now in Madisonville you can be framed in any
way you wish.
You've Been Framed has opened on
South Tellico Street in what most call the Old Sloan Building, just
past the Walmart entrance. Owner Herman McFaddin has taken what
started out as a hobby and turned it into the perfect retirement
"I do custom framing of any kind," McFaddin said. "I specialize in odd sized frames. It can be hard to
find a frame for a 12x18 picture. I make them from scratch and also
reclaim antique frames and do a lot of work with barn wood."
You've Been Framed has been open for
three weeks, but McFaddin has been doing the work for years.
"I always knew I wanted to do this
when I retired," said McFaddin, who served 30 years as a pastor. "That kind of retirement doesn't really pay the bills, so I had
to do something."
McFaddin isn't originally from
Madisonville, but his wife Lucrecia is and they moved here about 15
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