Basic Picture Framing: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started
Amy Cooper, Debbie Smith-Voight
Stackpole Books, 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 101 pages
This detailed guide covers the essentials the beginner needs to get started matting, mounting, and framing everything from works of art to personal mementos. It contains practical techniques and expert tips on choosing the proper matboard and frame; measuring and cutting single, double, or triple mats; safely mounting your materials; building frames; attaching hanging hardware; and placing the frame for display.