Matting and Framing Made Easy: Step-by-step, Easy-to-master Techniques for the Beginning Framer

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Watson-Guptill Publications, 1996 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
Step-by-step, easy to master techniques for the beginning framer.

If the idea of framing a piece of artwork—whether it is a watercolor, pastel, oil painting, photograph, or embroidery—intimidates 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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