The Gallery On The Square is a non-profit organization which was purchased in 1992 with contributions and membership funds from the community. It is operated bythe Simpson County Guild Of Artists and Craftsmen. Its mission is to support artists, art and art education in our community.
27th Annual Young Artist Exhibit LES
Click on the slideshow to view artwork created by 4th and 5th Graders at Lincoln Elementary School under the direction of Ms. Diane Wade and Ms. Jane Rahm.
As a non profit organization we depend on support from all those who appreciate the Gallery and the work it does. Your support is critical factor in our ability to bring quality education and art experiences to the adults and children of Franklin and Simpson County and our surrounding communities. Click here for more info.
Aspiring Artist? Art Appreciator? Click here to learn about all of the great opportunities for the emerging artist.
Events & Exhibits
Happy Brushes Painting Class
• July 21st at 6pm
• 1st Tuesday of every Month, beginning in August. Click here for more info
Festival on the Square
September 19th, 2020
Artists/Crafts, Market and Food!
Download Vendor Application here.
2020 Wild Summer Show
'Light up the Gallery'
Call for Artists
All Simpson County Artists (professional, amateur, youth) and members of the Simpson County Guild of Artists and Craftsmen are invited to participate. Create a new work using old lamps as your canvas or create a new lamp from any items you choose.
Visit our “Flavors of Kentucky” corner within
the Gallery. Come in for one of a kind gift
items and one of a kind flavor!
Applecreek Specialty Foods (a variety of sauces and salsas)
Elmwood Inn Fine Teas
Harris’ Homestead Farm (local honey)
Kenny's Farmhouse Cheese
Kentucky Bad Dog Jelly
O Brother’s (maple syrup)
Ruth Hunt Candy
Shell Bee’s (flavored sugars, salts and peppers)
The Gallery On The Square prides itself on its fine selection of original arts and unique craftswork from exclusively Kentucky and Tennessee artists and craftsmen. The primary source of the work available at the Gallery are the members of the Simpson County Guild of Artists and Craftsmen. We are also proud to be a designated Kentucky Crafted Retailer (designated by *) on the artist lists.
Franklin Frame Gallery
Custom picture framing featuring a large selection of frame and matte samples in-house. Framing original art, prints, embroidery, and documents. Specializing in repair work of damaged glass, matting or frames.
Located in the Gallery On The Square.
Contact Max Doty for more information
Know someone who loves original art? Gift Cards are available for any occasion
and at the amount to suit your needs.
In a hurry? No need to wait. Let us wrap your item directly after your purchase for that special someone.
Franklin KY 42134
o Tues through Fri 10am to 4pm
o Saturday 10am – 2 pm
Holiday Hours – Closed after regular hours Tuesday December 24th – 2 pm to Friday
Specializing in Kentucky Crafted Gifts
Listed in the Kentucky Crafted Retailer Directory.
We are proud to be listed with other interesting and unique retail destinations in Kentucky!
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, provides operating support to Simpson County Guild Of Artists And Craftsmen with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.