Gallery artists group show – Thomas M. Houston, Russell Chatham, Stephen McMillan and others

Russell Chatham - "July"

Group show of our gallery artists’ work featuring owner, Thomas M. Houston, Russell Chatham and others.

Selected works by Russell Chatham, Thomas M. Houston, Stephen McMillan and Yugi Hiratsuka

Russell Chatham - "July"

Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art is pleased to be showing an selection of our gallery artist’s work including a large rare piece by Russell Chatham, plein aire paintings by Thomas M. Houston and Erin-Lee Gafill, chine colle etchings by Yugi Hiratsuka and aquatint etchings by Stephen McMillan.

“Chalk and water” Plein air chalk pastel and watercolor paintings by Ashland artist, Thomas M. Houston

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Plein air chalk pastels and watercolors by Ashland artist, Thomas M. Houston.

Chalk Pastels and Watercolors by Thomas M. Houston

"Grazing Slope", pastel on paper by Thomas M. Houston

Plein-aire chalk pastel and watercolors by Ashland artist and Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art owner, Thomas M. Houston.
These works consist of pastels from northern California and Oregon. The watercolors are plein aire pieces painted on location on Kauai using ocean water from Hanalei Bay.

“Back to the Future” – seldom and/or never before shown oil and acrylic paintings by Thomas M. Houston

"To the Levee" 42x30" oil on canvas by Thomas M. Houston

Seldom and/or never before shown oil and acrylic paintings by Ashland artist, Thomas M. Houston, owner of Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art.

Houston’s Custom Framing celebrates 1st and 22nd anniversaries!

Our new space, inside and out.

Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art is celebrating 22 years in business and our first anniversary in our new space!

Whimsical Found Object Sculptures by Margie Mee

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Found object metal sculptures by Margie Mee and Michael
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Continuing Original Animation Art and More

Through the end of November only, select pieces of Peanuts original animation art on display and available for purchase. Carried over from last month, this show will be coming down soon.

Special Peanuts Animation Exhibit

Original Peanuts animation art and EMMY Award winning animator and director Larry Leichliter will be in the gallery. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”.

Our New Location!

We are now at our new location 280 E. Hersey St., #11! Still offering fine art and nationally recognized excellence in framing for your art, memorabilia, photos and more.

We’ve Moved!!

We’ve moved! Our new location is 280 E. Hersey St., #11 (between The Dance Space and Le Cirque Center). We won’t be open for August First Friday. Come see us for fine framing and fine art!

Gallery Artists on Display

Original prints by Stephen McMillan, Laurent Schkolnyk, Richard Royce and Yuji Hiratsuka. Photographs by Sean Bagshaw and Larry Leigh. Oil paintings by Erin Lee-Gafill, and mixed media by Thomas M. Houston.

An Eclectic Mix

Original prints by Stephen McMillan, Laurent Schkolnyk, Richard Royce and Yuji Hiratsuka. Photographs by Sean Bagshaw and Larry Leigh. Oil paintings by Erin Lee-Gafill, and mixed media by Thomas M. Houston.

Into the Mystic

The works of husband and wife artists Michael and Saliha Green bring the poetry of the mystical to life. Together, their works draw the viewer into a deeper place in the heart.

Photography, Etchings and More!

Tattered and Swift, Sean Bagshaw, photography

We are currently exhibiting a range of work from our stable of artists.  On display are the stunning photographs of Sean Bagshaw and photos on aluminum by Larry Leigh.  We also are featuring the whimsical chine colle etchings by Yuji Hiratsuka, beautiful aquatint etchings by Stephen McMillan and textural drypoint etchings by Richard Spare.  Additionally we have stunning monoprints by Richard Royce and the rich oil paintings of Erin Lee-Gaffil.  Sean Bagshaw will be joining us for First Friday in July!  And of course we have nationally recognized excellence in framing for all of your artwork, photography and memorabilia.  

Gallery Artists Featured

Yuji Hiratsuka, Trading Twin, Chine Colle Etching

We will not be open for First Friday in June as we’ll be celebrating the graduation of our daughter from eighth grade! However, this month we’re showcasing the artwork of our varied gallery artists including Sean Bagshaw, Yuji Hiratsuka, Erin Lee-Gafill, Stephen McMillan and Larry Leigh.  A beautiful collection of works ranging from oil painting to printmaking to photography.

New Artist Sean Bagshaw!

Eclipse Over Mt. Shasta Revisited, Sean Bagshaw, Photography

The award winning photography of acclaimed local photographer Sean Bagshaw on exhibit. Join us on the First Friday Artwalk in March for an artist reception with wine provided by Platt Anderson Cellars.

July marks our 19th anniversary! We are featuring the works of all of our gallery artists: Thomas M. Houston- pastels and unique photographic prints Erin Lee- Gafill – oil paintings Sarah Waldron – oil paintings Yugi hiratsuka – Chine Colle etchings Stephen McMillan – aquatint etchings Russell Chatham – lithographs(rare) New artist – Larry Leigh, photographs on aluminum  

Holiday small works show

For the month of December Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art will be showing a selection of small works. This show will consist not only of pieces by our main gallery artists but some works that are more singular and that possibly have not been shown in our gallery for many years. For First Friday we are delighted to feature improvised electronic soundscapes and video projections by gallery owner, Thomas M. Houston, Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard. This will be a unique performance as it is the first time that these three artists have collaborated all together.(Thomas and Bruce have collaborated for years as have Bruce and Todd.)

New Oil Paintings by Sarah Waldron

Beautiful new oil paintings by Sarah Waldron.  Come see here newest work and some slightly older favorites too!

Houston’s Custom Framing turns 18!

Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art turns 18 this month! Come and celebrate with us!   We will be showcasing our gallery artists, including Thomas M. Houston,  Sarah Waldron and Erin Lee-Gafill. Enhancing the evening’s festivities will be hula dancing by members of Ashland’s hula school, Ka Pi’o O Ke Anuenue. Aloha!

Gallery Artists on Display

This month we are featuring original oil paintings by Erin Lee Gafill and Sarah Waldron. Both artists use their rich styles to create evocative images of the natural world. Also on display are new mixed-media artwork by Thomas M. Houston. This new work reflects his ongoing creative explorations inspired by Hawai’i. Additionally, works by Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Russell Chatham and others are on display. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.

Gallery Artists on Display

This month we are featuring original oil paintings by Erin Lee Gafill and Sarah Waldron. Both artists use their rich styles to create evocative images of the natural world. Also on display are new mixed-media artwork by Thomas M. Houston. This new work reflects his ongoing creative explorations inspired by Hawai’i. Additionally, works by Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Russell Chatham and others are on display. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.

New Gallery Artist Erin Lee Gafill

We welcome new gallery artist Erin Lee Gafill to our walls! Erin’s beautiful oil paintings reflect the world around her – both the landscape reflected in her plein-aire paintings and everyday objects in her still lifes. Also on display are new mixed-media artwork by Thomas M. Houston. This new work reflects his ongoing creative explorations inspired by Hawai’i. Additionally, works by Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Russell Chatham and others are on display. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.

Gallery Artists on Display

This month we will feature new mixed-media artwork by Thomas M. Houston. This new work reflects his ongoing creative explorations inspired by Hawai’i. Also on display are works by Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Russell Chatham and others. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.

Gallery Artists on Display

This month we will feature artwork by Sarah Waldron, Russell Chatham, Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Mayumi Oda, Thomas M. Houston and others on display. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.

Gallery Artists on Display

This month we will feature new works by Sarah Waldron. Sarah’s rich oil paintings are vibrant and compelling. We will also have artwork by Russell Chatham, Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan, Mayumi Oda, Thomas M. Houston and others on display. As always, we offer world class custom picture framing for your artwork, memorabilia, photos, needlework and more. We provide nationally recognized design excellence, and the only M.C.P.F. (Master Certified Picture Framer-designated by the Professional Picture Framers Assoc.)in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience picture framing at its’ finest and discover why we are honored to have customers from around the country. We also offer photo restoration to repair and preserve your treasured memories of the past for the future. Additionally, we offer fine art conservation/restoration and frame repair and restoration.