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.

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.


Our artists includes Michael Ashcroft, A C Telfer, Geoff Beckett, Mary Campbell, Steve Capper, David Coulter, Chris Cyprus, Malcolm Fryer, Kevin Haynes, Rob Hefferan, Michael Hunter, Nicola Litchfield, Norman Long, 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, Hugh Winterbottom, Phillipe Aird, horse photographer, Matthew Seed, printmakers Rita Robson & Alex McIntosh, ceramicists Jan Lord & Brenda Fee and glassware by Annette Vernon.

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

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Local people are very proud to be holding a 1940's weekend in June called 'Padiham on Parade' We have decided to hold a themed art competition for amateur artists, young adults and teenagers with some of the work being displayed in the gallery windows over the weekend. Get your art materials out and lets see some budding artists emerging.