In the Wheaton or Lombard area? Come visit either of our stores for a wide selection of art supplies for beginners to advanced artists. Our Wheaton location has a full-service Framing Department and our Lombard location has a Framing consultation table. Carlsons has a very knowledgeable staff that can help with your questions and help with finding the right supplies for your projects. Bring in your class lists and we can help you fill them. Students get an extra 10% discount year ’round! See the map below for our Wheaton and Lombard locations. Click on the red place markers for store information and directions.



Wheaton Store

111 East Front Street, Wheaton, IL 60187

Carlson Art Supply & Framing in Wheaton.

M, T, W, F: 9AM to 6PM, Th 9AM to 8PM
Sat: 9AM to 5:30 PM Sun: Closed

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Lombard Store

209 South Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148

Carlson Art Supply & Framing in Lombard.

M-Sat. 9:00AM-5:30PM; Sun: Closed

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  • Our gift cards are perfect for the creative person in your life! Come in or call to purchase one.

  • Did you know we offer art supply kits to local schools? We can put together kits and/or bulk supplies for any class. Also come in to get your class lists filled.

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Canvas Sale!


Stop by either Carlson’s Wheaton or Lombard Art Store locations and save 50% on Art Alternatives Canvas! Save 60% off when you buy 10 or more of any combination of styles and sizes. Visit our Facebook page or join our mailing list for store updates.

Serving you since 1915

Carlson Paint, Glass, and Art Stores Inc. is a fourth generation family business that was started in 1915. Over the years the Carlson family has branched out to include a wide array of businesses. Carlson Art and Framing located at 111 E. Front Street in Wheaton originally started as a paint and wallpaper store in 1915 and eventually expanded to include fine art supplies and custom framing. Our second art supply and framing store located at 209 South Main Street in Lombard was opened in the late sixties.

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