Our Story

Custom Framing and selling fine art since 1917

Page Waterman Gallery & Framing has operated continuously in Wellesley Square for over 100 years and is one of the town’s oldest businesses. We have built a reputation as one of the most respected picture framing businesses in New England and always have a unique collection of fine art available for sale.

Sturdy Waterman, Gallerist

Sturdy has owned and operated Page Waterman since 1979. He has over 40 years of experience with custom framing design and enjoys curating the fine art purchases for the gallery. Sturdy also has extensive knowledge with paper conservation, fine art print making as well as picture hanging techniques.

Ryan Black, Manager & Gallery Director

Ryan is a working artist, and active member of the Natick Art Association and has been working in the custom framing industry for over 20 years. Ryan brings a painter’s eye for color and style, as well as passion for art and art history, to every custom framing project and to curating an eclectic and enjoyable gallery experience.

Jeannie Celata

Jeannie is a versatile artist, working in many different mediums and genre, and has been working in the framing industry for 30 years. Jeannie puts that experience to good use, doing the lion’s share of mounting, matting and fitting frames at Page Waterman, as well as helping design frame projects with customers.

Lawrence Cardarelli

Larry is our resident renaissance man, who does all of the cutting and joining of frames, as well as the restoring and repair of tired or damaged frames brought to Page Waterman. Larry brings his 40 years of framing experience and adds a logistic and engineering perspective into each custom project.