event image Welcome to The Picture House, the ideal place for all your framing requirements.

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 and mounts in the area. Click on 'about us' page for more information on framing.

Our Preston branch is now closed for Easter, re opens Tues at 10am. The Padiham Gallery will be open on Saturday from10am - 4pm.

As well as our framing shop in Preston, we have now opened a fine art gallery at 4, 6 & 8 Burnley Road, Padiham, Lancashire. Some of the finest and most collectible artists & printmakers in the North West have agreed to show original work at the gallery where we also have a selection of hand made original ceramics, glassware and turned wooden pieces. The gallery also has a large stock of signed limited edition prints and is your local stockist of limited edition bronze sculptures by Michael Simpson.

Padiham gallery artists include Michael Ashcroft, A C Telfer, Geoff Beckett, Geoff Birks, Mary Campbell, Steve Capper, Robert Cook, David Coulter, Chris Cyprus, Eddie Davies, Malcolm Fryer, Kevin Haynes, Rob Hefferan, Michael Hunter, Nicola Litchfield, Norman Long, Jo McGrath , David McKiddie, Don McKinlay, Chris McLoughlin, , Ceris Jones, Stephen Ormerod, Simon Plum, , Steve Rostron, Wendy Satchwell, Steven P. Smith, Peter Stanaway, Anna Tosney, Ian Norris, Susan Aggarwal, David Walshaw, Hugh Winterbottom, Phillipe Aird, horse photographer, Matthew Seed, printmakers Rita Robson & Alex McIntosh, ceramicists Kate Collins, Jan Lord & Brenda Fee and glassware by Diane Rawlinson & Linda Ridsdale.

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.

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 pichouse04@gmail.com

PAINTING PADIHAM - EXCITING PLEIN AIR COMPETITON
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We are getting very excited about our latest project Painting Padiham. This is an art competition, with cash prizes, open to all artists which will take place around the town of Padiham on Saturday 13 May 2017. Between 8am and 6pm, the artists will be expected to produce a paintingor drawing of an area of Padiham or it's people. These paintings will then form an exhibition at Picture House from 20th May - 17th June.
Artists can apply to enter up until 29 April 2017.
You can find out more at padiham.org.uk or email me for an entry form pichouse04@gmail.com