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1 High Street  Penzance  Cornwall  TR18 2SX -  Telephone 01736 330887 10-5 Mon to Thurs

Shop Counter open 10-5 Monday to Friday, 10-4 Saturday   Contact Us


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Picture Framing

framing services + frame ideas
sports shirt frames order & prices
medal frames + memorabilia cases 
order frames online
multi-aperture frames and mounts
Framing Standards
Picture Mounts
Online mount cutting shop  (or order by phone)
Custom Mount price calculator
Mounts For Photographers
Mounts For Artists
Frame Mounts
Self Adhesive Backing Boards
Mountboard cut to size
Special Offer Packs
Bags for Mounts
Mount Fixing Tapes


Posters- Best Sellers
Cornwall posters and Prints

customer services and Information

FREE Drawing and Painting tutorials

about us
contact us
help -paying online
help- site
full site index
Mounts -FAQ
Frames -FAQ
standard sizes FAQ
privacy policy
Your Order


online selling tools
size converter

printable forms

ordering by post:
frames + other items



other payments






Secure Online Ordering

How do I order? Simply click on the buy now button!

How can I pay?  All major credit and debit cards processed for us securely by Paypal (owned by Ebay). Nobody else, including us, sees your card details, Paypal is the most secure way of shopping online using your credit card or debit card.  If you have never used PayPal, the registration is very simple and quick, and can be completed as part of your order from us once you have clicked the button.

When will I receive my order? All original paintings are sent fully insured, larger items collected from our premises by Amtrak or local carrier and delivered to your door, usually by overnight service. All smaller mounted prints and other items are sent by Royal Mail, registered or recorded delivery as appropriate.  All orders are processed at the end of the day they are received for packing and despatch within 48 hours. Royal mail usually takes one or two days, Amtrak overnight to 2 days, depending what time the order leaves our premises.

Security  Never send us your card details by email! The only way we personally accept your card is over the counter in the gallery by electronic terminal, or you can shop with us online via our authorised account with PayPal. This is the most secure way for you to shop online. You pay PayPal, they pay us. We never see your card details.For your peace of mind we are an established business, members of the fine art trade guild (check us out on their website, or by telephone), and approved merchants with the Royal Bank Of Scotland. We welcome your telephone enquiries (see contacts page) and your enquiries by email or fax. You are always welcome to call at our gallery, no appointment necessary, during normal business hours (Monday to Saturday, 10-5)

We are A Real Business! You can find us in the phone book, the fine art trade guild directory and site, localbusinessdirectory.co.uk, the Penzance  chamber of commerce guides,  etc.   As well as all major credit and debit cards online, we also take them in our shop, plus (of course) cheques and cash (including dollar/euro at current rates with no surcharges)  We are a long established business with a good reputation. We also work for local museums, artists hanging in the Royal Academy and Royal Society, airlines, shipping companies, well known westcountry artists and have a very large number of local customers. We are "West Cornwall's Leading Picture Framer".

For your additional security and peace of mind, we subscribe to the Fine Art Trade Guild guidelines in all our dealings with customers, online or in person.


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Picture and photo frames, certificate frames, artists frames, framing and mounts for photographs, bespoke framing, made to measure frames (fit your own pictures), custom framing (frames made to your spec), mirrors, bevelled Mirrors, picture glass,  UV glass, Conservation glass,  mirror glass cut to size, mounts ready made and custom cut, all mounts are computer cut, including card mounts, mounts for cigarette cards. We have Cornish art, images of cornwall, work by cornish artists,  cornish prints & pictures, bespoke frames at artist prices direct to the public. West Cornwall's leading picture framers. Over the counter and  online ordering, trade mount cutting, custom cut mounts, stock mounts, double mounts, art mounts, multi window mounts, multi mounts, mounts cut to your design, mounts for photographers, mount cutting for artists, mounts cut for the trade, bulk mount cutting, custom mount cutting - no minimum order -delivered in the UK

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