400 Euclid Avenue - The Lundy Center
Helena, MT 59601 | 406.442.2760
qcity.framing.art@gmail.com
OPEN Monday-Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday closed

About Us

Queen City Framing & Art Supplies was opened in the fall of 2016 in Helena, Montana by Deb Parsons and Martha Johnson. They loved assisting you as the former Art Department and Frame Shop managers of Helena’s iconic Ben Franklin Crafts and when it closed, they were urged to continue providing the quality services and supplies their customers looked for.

Martha has over 15 years of framing experience and training in the various methods of mounting prints, paintings, and photos as well as unique delicate items and 3-dimensional objects. Deb has a degree in graphic design, is a former business owner and a published artist and calligrapher who often teaches classes. She can answer questions about all the art mediums and supplies they carry and make thoughtful suggestions.

Deb, Martha, and their staff have the tools and knowledge to help you fulfill your artistic vision with expert advice, individualized customer service and affordable quality!

Owners

Queen City Framing & Art Supplies - Arts & Crafts

Products & Services

Our store offers a variety of different products and services for all your artistic needs and endeavors. Be sure to ask our staff for advice and suggestions on which product would be the best fit for you. Here is just a sample of the some of the products and services we offer:

Products

  • Drawing Pencils & Markers
  • Oils/Acrylics/Watercolors
  • Stretched Canvas & Canvas Boards
  • Painting Easels
  • Artists’ Brushes
  • Sketch Books
  • Painting & Drawing papers
  • How To Books
  • And More!

Services

  • Custom Framing
  • Shadow Boxes
  • Dry Mounting
  • Shrink-Wrapping
  • Mat Cutting
  • Art Classes
  • Calligraphy
  • And More!

Please check out our Facebook page for photos of finished projects, current specials and upcoming classes!

Gallery Moments

Fall Family on Painted Canvas Social

PAINTED MOMENTS

Photos Re-created into Paintings, Printed on Satin Canvas

Transform your favorite photos into original works or art on canvas. Academy-trained artists first recreate the photo by digitally painting it resulting in a one-of-a-kind original painting. Then, once printed, the artists further embellish each canvas with textural brushstrokes to bring your Painted Moments to life!

BRILLIANT MOMENTS

Photos Printed on Polished Acrylic

Style your photographs on acrylic to create a sophisticated, brilliant statement on your walls. This look affords maximum depth and richness of color in an ultra-brilliant format. For a modern infinity look, select unframed or add metal standoffs to elevate your photography.

Baby on Acrylic Social
Shoulders Room Setting on Metal FB

MODERN MOMENTS

Photos Printed on Aluminum

Prints on aluminum are stunning, modern, durable, and lightweight. This process produces rich colors and creates spectacular results. Can be mounted without a frame for a clean and modern look.

TURN YOUR CHERISHED MEMORIES INTO GALLERY MOMENTS

Save time by contacting us before your visit and we can send you a link by email to upload your photo.

Events

January Featured Artist

Dick Smith – Photographer

Reception January 12th 5pm to 7pm

Before moving to Montana in 1978, I was a resident of upstate New York. The move to Montana provides the enjoyment of wide open spaces with an abundance of wildlife wherever one looks.

My hobby in photography began using film cameras when I received my first 35mm camera in 1983 and switching to digital cameras in 2006. My favorite places to visit are Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park. The parks offer an abundance of wildlife and many scenic wonders.

In the summer of 2013, I spent 95 days in Alaska on a photographic safari, traveling some 9008 miles. My photographs include the awesome scenery and many different kinds of animals, with a focus on the bears and their habit of fishing.

Thank you for sharing my love of our beautiful country.

Queen City Framing & Art Supplies - Arts & Crafts

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