Premium Custom
Picture Framing

We have been family owned since 1974 and a staple on the Southside of Des Moines for over 50 years. Current owners, David & Lori Landgren have owned and operated Dots since May 2002.

We specialize in custom matting and framing. With over 30 years experience, the staff at Dots takes great pride in creating customer pieces with exceptional quality and design.

Our Services

Sports Memorabilia

Jerseys, bats, gloves, golf flags – anything sports related

Fabric Art

Tapestries, needleworks, silks scarfs, grandma’s doilies


Canvas reproduction, stretching and framing

Corporate Framing

We offer corporate framing and installation.

Photo service

Film, digitizing, scanning

1000’s of choices

We carry framing options from Larson Juhl, Bella Moulding, International Moulding, Omega, Designer & Gemini

Various glass options

We offer a variety of glazing options from museum quality to acrylic.

Work With Us

We will take your vision and create something to cherish for generations to come.