Home Book of Picture Framing: 2nd Edition

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Stackpole Books, 1998 - Crafts & Hobbies - 278 pages
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Framing a photograph, oil painting, watercolour, poster, calendar page, greeting card, or other artwork can be easy and inexpensive with this comprehensive guide to mounting, matting, and framing. Revised and updated from the popular first edition, Home Book of Picture Framing contains all of the information home owners need to prepare their first project, provides instructions for framing three-dimensional objects, and includes new sections on the most recent trends in framing, using power tools, framing needlework, and creating hinged easel-style frames.

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User Review  - msty57 - Overstock.com

I loved the book, it has all the information I need to start framing my own needlework. I tried one small project and it all went together smoothly. I wish I had bought a long time ago and saved myself a lot of money . Read full review


TWO Mounting and Matting Materials and Tools
THREE Basic and Conservation Mounting and Matting
SEVEN Framing with Commercial Frames and Moldings

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About the author (1998)

Kenn Oberrecht has lived on the southern Oregon coast since 1975. He is a noted photographer and a widely published author of books and articles on travel, outdoor recreation, nature, and the environment.

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