Frames Now conduct classes in the basics of picture framing.
These picture framing classes are not about making the frames but rather “how to” specifics about frame choice, picture framing design aesthesis, whether matting should be used, choice of picture frame glass, stretching of needlework and stretching of canvases for oil paintings and photographs, refer below for session outline.
Design and balance fundamentals
- Picture Frame colour
- Picture Frame width
- Mat border width
Correct Use of the following
- Mat boards (borders around pictures)
- Picture Frame Glass
- Stretching of oil paintings, photographs, tapestries, needlework and
- Hanging of picture and photo frames.
Followed by Question and answer session
If you have specific questions about any items you are considering picture framing or something that is currently framed, bring them along and we can deal with them individually after the session.
The picture framing classes session will be presented by Glenn Vardy.
Glenn has trained Picture Framers throughout Australia in choosing the correct frame, how to make frames and picture framing.