Welcome to The Picture House, the ideal place for all your framing requirements.
COVID UPDATE. Both shops will reopen on Wednesday 14th April. PRESTON hours will be Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am - 3pm.
PADIHAM hours will be Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10am - 3pm, Saturday 10am - 2pm.
Established in 1994, we offer a friendly, professional and reliable in-house bespoke framing service to both retail and trade customers. Our customers benefit from one of the largest selections of frame mouldings, mounts and speciality glass in the area.
Based over two sites, the main gallery is based at 4, 6 & 8 Burnley Road, Padiham, Lancashire, BB12 8BX. We specialise in original works by up and coming and collectable artists from the North West of England. The gallery also has a large range of signed limited edition prints, original print and is your local stockist of limited edition bronze sculptures by Michael Simpson. Both sites offer our expert framing service and the Preston shop has a small selection of artwork on display.
Padiham gallery artists include Michael Ashcroft, Victoria Ashworth, Geoff Birks, Mary Campbell, Steve Capper, Richard Clare, Chris Cyprus, Eddie Davies, Malcolm Fryer, Richard Green , Patricia Haskey, Rob Hefferan, Donald Holden, Michael Hunter, Norman Long, Chris McLoughlin, Ceris Jones, Ian Norris, John Parker, Simon Plum, , Steve Rostron, Ryder, Peter Stanaway, David Walshaw. Creative photographer Lee Mansfield, world renowned horse photographer, Matthew Seed, ceramicist and painter Kate Collins and glassware by Diane Rawlinson & Linda Ridsdale.
Each year, we run a plein air event in Padiham, you can see results for sale here Painting Padiham,
Occasionally we come across original paintings by artists other than those that we represent full time. You can see this work here One-off Collectibles, as well as any items on sale.
NOT ALL ITEMS ARE ACTUALLY ON SHOW ALL THE TIME, IF YOU WISH TO VIEW A PARTICULAR PIECE OF ART, PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK WITH THE GALLERY FIRST.
The Padiham gallery also offers an expert framing service and the Preston shop continues to offer a selection of framed prints, limited editions and some small original works.
A NOTE TO ARTISTS - If you are looking for gallery representation, please do not turn up unannounced. In the first instance email a few images to firstname.lastname@example.org.
After a strange few months, we look forward to welcoming you back to both shops. The gallery at Padiham has lots of amazing original artworks and limited edition prints for your perusal. Both shops have expert framers available to advise you on all your framing requirements.