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Art & Framing

Chuck and Vicki Heidorn are driven to do two things for their community in Gardner, MA: provide a showcase for local artisans, and preserve special items for people to enjoy on display in their homes. Surroundings Gallery & Custom Framing is the realization of their ambition.

Chuck and Vicki Heidorn owners of frame shop, Gardner, MA
Frame shop in Gardner, MA

Big Services in a Small Town

One of the first things you’ll notice about our shop is its home in a fully restored post-and-beam livery stable from the 1800s. The intimate gallery atmosphere is perfect for contemplation of our selection of frames and matting. We encourage you to browse and enjoy the original art that hangs on our walls. If you like something, let us know — it might just be for sale!

Your masterpiece or family heirloom is safe in our hands. We treat every item with care and respect. We understand how each piece is one-of-a-kind and deserving of special consideration.

Railroad Art Train Prints

Chuck creates amazing railroad art prints of trains across the ages. As a graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Chuck brings together his love of the railroad and his love for art into these gorgeous drawings and paintings of locomotive and rolling stock from the Pennsylvania RR, New York Central, Jersey Central, Delaware & Hudson, Boston Maine, Erie Lackawanna, Lehigh Valley, and New Haven. The train-lover in your family will be thrilled with these amazingly detailed, and affordable, prints. is a work in progress. Please call us at 978-630-2340 in the meantime for more information.

Railroad Art Train Prints by Chuck Heidorn in Gardner, MA
Custom Framing in Gardner, MA

Custom Framing

Custom framing is a precise art, and we have been doing it for more than a decade. Our shop uses the most accurate equipment and we take meticulous care of it so that it yields a perfect job every time.

Questions? Call 978-630-2340 for more information.


377 Main St
Gardner, MA 01440

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