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Linette in High Wycombe

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Manchester

Learn the basics of framing with
Nick in Manchester

Click here to enrol in Manchester

High wycombe

Learn the basics of framing with
Linette in High Wycombe

Click here to enrol in High Wycombe

Comparison Table

Topics covered Basics of Framing Art & Photo Weekend
Identifying the key elements of a framed picture.
How to cut a standard mount using specialised tools, for the mounting of a picture.
Basic methods for attaching a picture to the mount.
Cutting picture mouldings and joining them to create a frame for the mounted picture.
Cutting the glass and backboard to fit the frame.
Assembling the framed picture, including sealing the picture back and adding a hanging cord
Explore the different presentation and displaying techniques available when mounting a picture.
Discover and choose the right mount & style for your artwork.
Learn how to cut double mount.
Learn how to cut shadow mounts.
Learn how to float mounts.
Learn how to plan & cut a multi-aperture mount with several openings for a group of photos.

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Basics of Framing Material Starter Pack

£52.99£56.99 inc. VAT

This pack is perfect for anyone who has just completed our Basics of Framing course or is new to framing and wants to start framing their own artwork. This pack contains the same materials we use in our Basics of Framing course. The moulding frame, mount boards, and backing are all easy to work with materials making it perfect for beginners

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Description

This Materials Pack comes with the following:

2 x Half sheets of Kraft Backing board (610 x 914mm)
2 x Half sheets of Snow White mount board (560 x 815mm)
2 x half sheets of Float Glass or plastic (610 x 915mm)
4 x 1.4m Lengths of Moulding (Black – 22mm – Flat – open-grain)

Moulding details:

Width: 22
Depth: 22
Rebate: 17
Colour: Black
Finish: Open Grained
Profile: Flat
Wood Type: Ayous

Kraft Backing Board – The Backing board is constructed from a durable 2mm Kraft board and can be cut with a utility knife. Thickness: 2mm

Snow White Mount Board – The mount board is from the Larson Juhl range. This high quality mount is primarily used for mounting pictures. With a thickness of 1.4mm, it works well with all standard mount cutter blades.

For more details on Float Glass or Plastic please see product tabs

Float Glass Details

Glass details:

Glazing name: Float Glass

Thickness: 2mm

Sheet size: 610 x 915mm

Available for store collection only

For best cutting results use the Toyo glass cutterย 

For instructions on how to cut glass visit "How to cut glass"

Acrylic Details

Acrylic details:

Glazing name: 2mm Clear Acrylic

Thickness: 1.2mm

Sheet size: 610 x 915mm

Available for delivery and store collection

For best cutting results use the Fletcher Score mate

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