About Us

Calmar Picture Framing Studio – Specialist Hand Finished Framers

Superb quality hand finished gesso water gilded frames for artists and art collectors

High standards are guaranteed whatever your budget and we would be delighted to hear from you whether you are a member of the public or a professional artist.

We use the finest acid free materials available; cotton rag board, Japanese mulberry hinges and UV protection glass if required.

In our workshop we can produce any frame, in any size,from a simple off-the-shelf frame to a large ornate oil or mirror frame. We stock an extensive range of standard pre-finished and plain wood mouldings. We will help you choose a finish to complement your artwork and show it at its best.

We also restore and reline poor canvases, clean and varnish oil paintings.

Prices can vary considerably between size and type of finish, so please ask for a quotation.

All our prices are subject to VAT at the current rate.

A national delivery service is available making distance no problem.

Areas covered :

  • All general picture framing
  • Quality hand finished gesso water gilded frames
  • Restoration of damaged paintings and frames
  • Stretch and frame canvases and tapestries
  • Frame medals, objects, sports wear
  • Offer advice on design and presentation, installation and hanging.

Please telephone or email us to discuss your requirements or visit our studio.