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11 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802
About Us

Art Gallery & Framing Services in Duluth, MN

Lizzards was founded in Downtown Duluth, Minnesota in 1991, not far from its new location at 11 West Superior Street, in the historic Wirth building. Lizzard’s frame shop can frame nearly anything, in nearly any size, and mount it with materials that range from commercial-quality to museum-quality. This includes your posters, photographs, artworks, precious documents, and everything in between. We feature an enormous array of framing stock and glass stock from which you can choose to frame you r order.

Lizzard’s also offers consultation and installation services to individuals or corporations for any size project. Lizzard’s Art Gallery & Framing is owned by Jeffrey Schmidt.
Jeff became a manager at Lizzard’s former location at 38 E. Superior Street in January 1999.

In 2003, he purchased the gallery with a partner, and by 2006 he became the sole owner. That same year, Schmidt relocated the gallery to its new location in the historic Wirth Building. Lizzards is a consignment art gallery that features a very eclectic mix of originals by local artists. Lizzard’s also offers gallery-quality custom framing.

Opening receptions at Lizzard’s are posted on our Facebook page. “Like” us and check it out! Schmidt usually holds five receptions per year from April to December. He also often features performance artists at his openings. Stop in soon and say “Hi” to Jeff.



  • We have had 20+ items framed here. They are great. Super high quality work and reasonable prices. Highly recommend.

    thumb Steven Sathre
    May 24, 2022
  • Exceptional quality, and staff was very pleasant and welcoming, thank you!

    thumb Nels Estlund
    September 10, 2021
  • Top-notch local/regional art, lovingly displayed.

    thumb Catherine Podeszwa
    January 26, 2020
  • A phenomenal place and Jeff is truly a gifted master and artist when it comes to framing! I have brought to him pieces of art as well as degrees and... read more

    thumb John Styliaras
    June 27, 2022
  • Really excellent service. The organization of the gallery feels a bit haphazard, but the staff really want to make sure you get what you want. They offer lots of framing... read more

    thumb Kaily Gumpper
    February 27, 2021
  • A business with heart and soul! When I went to pick up my husband's memorial flag, they said it was obvious it held great significance for me and did not... read more

    thumb Deborah Scott
    December 25, 2020
  • Wonderful art gallery! Nice atmosphere, very soothing lighting and background music. The person who was working there (possibly the owner? Who knows lol) was very nice and offered to answer... read more

    thumb Zuha Z
    August 22, 2020
  • Every inch is covered in art. I love it!

    thumb Melissa Rickman
    June 14, 2022
  • Probably the coolest art gallery in Duluth with so many unique pieces!

    thumb Julia
    November 19, 2020
  • 5 star frame shop and gallery

    thumb Deanna Lindberg
    July 29, 2020