Key Staff

Dave Nanney

Owner / CEO

Inspired as a youth to have an art career, Dave has worked in many different outlets involving art and design.  His first works date back to a 4th grade art class and involved the use of batik. From there it lead to the exploration of working with other mediums such as photography, acrylics, oils, prismas, wood, steel, aluminum, fiberglass, resins, and glass.

Now a seasoned entrepreneur, Dave holds both a degree in Visual Communications and Design from the Art Institute of Atlanta and a second degree in Business Marketing Management.


Previously he has held positions as Graphics Production Manager, Art Director and VP of Operations.  Dave is responsible for primarily interfacing with clients and making sure the company meets the needs required to satisfy the client.


He spends off time working with and developing his skills with metal fabrication and welding.  He enjoys long term restorations and has completed restorations on motorcycles, boats and a number of cars. Currently he is restoring a 1960 Chevrolet BelAir. He also enjoys off-road over-landing, camping with family, and being in the great outdoors when time permits.

Stephanie Shackleford

Office / Accounts Manager

Stephanie came to work for Art Effects in the fall of 2008.  Previously working for Phoenix Galleries in Atlanta, Stephanie manages accounts and works with clientele with smaller production needs.  She routinely handles the purchasing and outbound LTL and ground shipping.


Stephanie holds a BA in Business Administration from DePaul University in Chicago.


In her off time she enjoys the outdoors as wells as cooking and baking with her nephews.

Noah Robinson

Production Manager

Noah has been with Art Effects since 2008 and has been responsible for oveseeing all of the production for the clients jobs.  Noah has been in the framing industry since 2000 and has been involved with many aspects of the since then.


In his off time he enjoys grilling on an open pit BBQ.  Noah is originally from Tampa, FL and has a degree in Computer Science from University of South Florida.  He has 23 grandchildren! 

Production staff

We are proud to have had some really great employees over the years and some of which have been with us for 15+ years!  Our production staff is trained in the areas that we demand quality and efficiency.  From CNC machining of custom parts to the perfection of a mitre cut frame corner, the staff understands the essentials of meeting our clients demands.

Facemounted images on a frame
Hotel Room artwork manufacturing
3D rendering
Frames waiting for assembly
Matting waiting for assembly
Hospital rooms
3D modeling and printing
Hot/Cold Lamination
Parts cut on CNC router
Hospitality Art and Framing
CNC Routing and Fabrication
Packing to ship