About Us

Photo taken at Bingkai's Studio @ 21 Rutland Street, Newtown, Geelong, December, 2012.
Photo taken at Bingkai’s Studio @ 21 Rutland Street, Newtown. 2012

We started as a bespoke picture framer in Geelong, Victoria and moved to Gold Coast, Queensland.  Day by day we’re captivated by the beauty of vintage illuminated signs. We slowly shifted to designing and creating a range of wooden light boxes with hand painted signs. We have been getting positive feedback and responses from our lovely buyers, that makes us keep pushing ourselves to design and create more quality products, lighted hand painted signs !

We use raw timber Tasmanian Oak, rather than using factory made mas-produced frames. Each and every light box is manually cut, joined, sanded, waxed and stained.

All the signs are hand painted. We accept custom orders, whether it is a personalised gifts, business logos, wedding signs or special quotes for someone special; we will design and create it for you personally.

Who’s behind the scene

Eng Khoo

Eng Khoo, the picture framer, has been in the framing industry since 1999 in Penang, Malaysia. In 2007, Eng acquired the distinction of becoming a Guild Commended Framer, certified by Fine Art Trade Guild, London, UK. He brings all this expertise to his work at Australia, making sure each image is framed to suit archival and aesthetic considerations.

Ching Teoh

Ching the sign painter. Graduated with a Masters’ Degree in Science from Malaysia but shifted to become a painter / maker.  She’s the person who manages Bingkai’s ins and outs.  Talk to her today regarding your light box signs thoughts, and she will try her best to make it happen.

 

1 thought on “About Us

  1. Hi 🙂

    Your work and website are very creative – we will pop in to your shop from a visit one day!

    From your neighbours,

    Sarah and Luke

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