PICTURE FRAMING WORKSHOP

Sat 10 - Sun 11 October

 

A comprehensive two day course in which you will learn everything you need to know for picture framing

 

How to handle and cut glass

How to measure correctly for framing

How to cut bevelled mounts

How to choose colours/proportions

What type of mountboards to use

How to attach pictures into mounts

How to cut frames

How to assemble frames

Best tools to use

Advice on where to puchase materials

 

Please note - all  tools are provided by the tutorand any materials used are provided at cost. Estimated price for a finished frame and mount is between £15 and £20

 

A typical day runs from 9.30 to 5 with half hour breaks for coffee, lunch and tea. Coffee and tea are included but lunch will be self catered and students may like to bring a packed lunch or get a sandwich from the village shop next door.

 

2 day course fee                   £90

 

Materials

The only thing you need to bring is a selection of two or three smallprints /photos/paintingsfor framing with a view to choosing a suitable one or two to frame and others to learn mounting techniques.

 

Please email us at info@wyearts.co.uk for a booking form.