We Will Provide Training In
all areas of Picture Framing

We will supply all training in every aspect of this business from basic computer operation, learning various software, feeling comfortable with all the tools & equipment, to ordering product, working with suppliers, customer lists, setting up government papers and simple book-keeping. Have you ready for your first day of business. Custom Picture Framing Of all areas of picture framing and design. Picture framing equipment and its care; safety in the shop; computer mat cutting and cut art; color and design of frames and mats; mounting procedures, mounting and laminating; conservation methods and material; cutting and assembly of frames. introduction to pricing and ordering using MarkO software Inputting all information into the software inventory control. Understanding pricing and some shop practices specific to a frame shop. design and creative framing; decorative mats and frames; use of fillets; specialties in mounting and laminating; canvas stretching: framing of photos and black and white prints; customer service and shop practices. Understanding pricing and some shop practices specific to a frame shop. design and creative framing; decorative mats and frames; use of fillets; specialties in mounting and laminating; canvas stretching: framing of photos and black and white prints; customer service and shop practices. Materials used to manufacture mouldings. Designs and finishes. Selecting the appropriate frame. Operation and maintenance of equipment. Techniques in cutting and joining mouldings. Fitting and fixings. Glazing, backing and hanging options. Completing the finished frame. Cutting and underpinning picture frame corners, Original art framing, Poster Framing Shadowbox and Object Framing Jersey and Sport Framing Glass and Mirrors Cutting various glass from square round, oval, to the types of glass. Needle art Framing how to stretch and frame needle art. the proper materials and methods used in framing needle art. Cleaning and Blocking. Proper materials used for stretching and how to stretch needle art. Ordering materials for framing your project. Packaging using the correct methods and materials. Canvas Stretching Canvas Stretching: Prepare and preserve your canvas for framing Mat Cutting Mat board selection. Designing the mat. Color combinations. Measuring and marking the board. Multiple mats, V-grooves, off-set corners, inlays and multiple openings

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