Staff

Four Corners Gallery was established in 1999 and provides art, custom framing, restoration, and installation for both residential and commercial clients. We are a team of highly qualified designers and craftspeople that truly love what we do. As artists, we offer numerous suggestions for presenting any given work of art or treasure you may hold. We also want to make the presentation process easy for you.


Carla Hamilton, CEO
11 years experience in art and custom framing
25 years experience as a graphic designer
MFA, Graphic Design, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA
BS, Advertising Design, cum laude, University of Maryland, College Park
Carla Hamilton, CEO

Karen Clanton, CPF, Gallery Director
30 years experience in art and custom framing
Certified Picture Framer
BA, Art Studio, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Karen Clanton, CPF, Gallery Director

Byll Cawley, Special Project; Installation Coordinator
22 years experience in custom gilded frame design
BFA, Art Studio, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Byll Cawley, Special Project Coordinator

Craig Zernik, Manufacturing Supervisor; Framing Specialist
28 years experience in custom framing
Craig Zernik, Manufacturing Supervisor; Framing Specialist

Aaron Griffith, Framer
8 years experience in custom framing
BM, Songwriting, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA
Aaron Griffith, Framing Percussionist

Kris Viikinsalo, Designer
22 years experience in custom framing
Manhattan School of Music, Eastman School of Music
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Carolyn Horton, Photo Restoration Specialist
15 years experience in graphic design and digital imaging
AA, Graphic Design, American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL
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Jason Jones, Framer
24 years experience in custom framing
University of Alabama, Birmingham
Jason Jones

The staff of Four Corners Gallery is actively involved with a number of organizations. Some of those include: Birmingham Museum of Art, Professional Picture Framers Association, Society of Guilders, Birmingham Business Alliance, The Women’s Network, Friends of Art & Art History at UAB and Alabama Trust for Historic Preservation.