The Madd Matter Frame Shop and Gallery was established in 1987 and has been actively growing since that time. The shop and gallery is located in the historic downtown Hays Chestnut Street District. The Madd Matter has occupied it’s retail space for 33 years actively framing and matting customers keepsakes. The store is a full service custom frame shop and gallery featuring tasteful combinations to enhance and distinguish artwork of any variety. The staff holds degrees in fine art and has been educated in latest framing techniques. Specialized services such as framing of photography, needlework, paper and canvas art, shadow box presentations and oversized commercial projects are a some of the services offered to customers. In addition, the Madd Matter features a gallery of original artwork supporting local artists including full access to fine art prints. The staff will be glad to assist you in selections of tasteful and current trends in the art of framing. We support and encourage all public access to art and participate in the quarterly Hays Gallery Walks. Visitors are welcome to visit the store Monday through Friday 9:30 am to 5:30 pm and on Saturday 10 am to 5pm.