Matting and framing made easy: step-by-step, easy-to-master techniques for the beginning framer
Step-by-step, easy to master techniques for the beginning framer. If the idea of framing a piece of artworkwhether it is a watercolor, pastel, oil painting, photograph, or embroideryintimidates you,Matting and Framing Made Easyis the book you've been waiting for. This comprehensive, easy-to-understand guide covers everything you need to know in order to make a high-quality frame. Using simple, step-by-step demonstrations, certified professional framer Janean Thompson covers six subjects: Measuring Mounting Matting Glazing Framing Hanging Artwork By following the detailed instructions in this fully illustrated book, you'll master the fundamentals of framing and be inspired to custom-design projects.
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The Pen and Ink Book: Materials and Techniques for Today's Artist
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