Framing & Mounts Page


Picture Framing

At Durham City studios we are equipped to offer a friendly bespoke framing service from our shop in the centre of Durham.

We stock various mouldings to make frames on the premises offering a quick turnaround on customised frames.

We also stock mount board from various manufacturers including Arqadia, Colormount and Daler in various colours which can be cut to almost any size usually while you wait.

We sell picture frame glass which can also be cut to any size as well as mirror glass. We can also make customised framed mirrors to fit almost any space. Various ready made frames stocked in popular sizes and mouldings from 5x7 to 20x16, larger sizes are available to order.

Methods of framing and mounting vary depending on the artwork and personal choice. We can advise on the most appropriate method to protect and display your art to its best advantage.

Our state of the art computerised mount cutter is capable of producing mounts in just about any shape and size you can imagine, from simple rectangles to complicated multi aperture mounts.

Just some of the items
we can frame are:

  • Paintings
  • Posters
  • Photographs
  • Certificates
  • Wedding Seating Plans
  • Maps
  • Collages
  • Medals
  • Flags
  • Staff Boards
  • Objects
  • Cross-stitch and embroidery
  • Football/Cricket/Rugby shirts
  • Mirrors (made to order)
  • Footballs
  • Boxing/Cricket/Goalies Gloves
  • Cricket Bats
  • Musical Instruments
plus lots, lots more.

Original painting © Neil Grayson

SOME OF OUR FRAMING CLIENTS INCLUDE:

  • DURHAM UNIVERSITY
  • BANK OF ENGLAND
  • DURHAM CATHEDRAL
  • HITACHI
  • THE BRITISH ARMY
  • ELVET ESTATES
  • DURHAM COUNTY COUNCIL
  • DURHAM CONSTABULARY
  • CLEVELAND CONSTABULARY

By far our biggest clients are the general public who use our services over and over again for who we appreciate immensely.


The Louis Range frame



Oak Framed image of Widermere

Just some of the colours available for mount board

Durham Artist Olly Burton's stunning illustration.



Alison is a local artist with immense talent. We frame just about all of her paintings from oils to acrylics in various moulding to suit the art.
She has shown her art throughout the UK and won various awards including the Abex16 National Competition in 2016
which was judged by the curator of the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Our shop address

89 Claypath Durham DH1 1RG

Our telephone number

Phone:
0191 386 4486

Our email address

info@durhamcitystudios.com bt@durhamcitystudios.com