Elida Scola is the owner of Galleria Scola. Since 1983 the shop has been on Grand Avenue in Oakland, CA. Her hand crafted frames can be seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. and in fine local homes and businesses throughout the San Francisco Bay area. She has written for Picture Framing Magazine, Decor and Art World News. She has taught classes for the Professional Picture Framers Association and conducted demonstrations at trade shows.