INTRODUCTION TO PICTURE FRAMING

Skills you need to frame your own pictures as a hobby or even a paying one!

If your interest is borne simply out of a hobby, or you’d like to earn from it, our one-day introductory course is for you. Our friendly and professional team will guide you through the skills you need to make and frame your very own pictures or artwork. You will learn what tools and equipment are needed and how to use them safely and effectively.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to picture framing

  • Health & safety in the workshop

  • Learning to measure accurately

  • Tools and equipment (provided)

  • Skills in mount cutting – types of mount board, single and double mounts, mount cutters.

  • Types of frame moulding (frame sections)

  • Cutting the moulding

  • Joining the moulding

  • Cutting glass and backing boards

  • Assembling and finishing

  • Suppliers of mouldings and equipment

What is included on the day:

  • Maximum of 4 students per instructor

  • Opportunity to see how a professional commercial workshop operates

  • All materials required on the day

  • Impartial advice on where to purchase materials, what suppliers to use and what equipment is best

  • Certificate of completion

  • Six months FREE advice and support on any framing aspect by phone or email

INTRODUCTION TO PICTURE FRAMING

HALF-DAY COURSE £120 INC. VAT.

Deposit required when booking £60.00 inc vat.
TIMES
9.00 am– 1.00 pm

Lion Picture Framing Supplies
SPONSORS AND PREFERRED SUPPLIERS OF
THE CUSTOM FRAMING ACADEMY

Courses are held on Saturdays only

Starts from June until the end of September

Please contact us for dates on the availability

0115 9794604

GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE
Call our team for information on Gift Vouchers.

APPLICATION FORM
PRESS RELEASE

STUDIO LINE

0115 979 4604

WORKING HOURS

MON – THURS 8.30 – 5.00
FRIDAY 8.30 – 4.30
SAT/SUN CLOSED

OUR  SUPPLIERS

It is Custom Frames policy to trade only with suppliers who meet our strict criteria. It’s essential that in order to deliver the best products, materials and first-rate service to you (our customer) we, in turn, require consistent reliable service from our trading partners. We are pleased to offer mouldings from six of the country’s leading suppliers who we consider the best in the industry.

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1.800.555.6789

EMERGENCY

1.800.555.0000

WORKING HOURS

9:00am – 6:00pm