Tue, Jul 16|
Hamilton County Artists' Association
Frame your own art pieces at a fraction of the cost!
Time & Location
Jul 16, 2019, 5:00 PM – Jul 18, 2019, 9:00 PM
Hamilton County Artists' Association, 195 South 5th Street, Noblesville, IN, USA
About the Event
Students will learn how to use a mat cutter to cut single and double mats and how to use basic framing tools. You will learn how to preserve your artwork within a frame, then learn how to wire using d-hooks and wire. Plan to frame at least 2 pieces of artwork within a 16" x 20" frame (10" x 14" or smaller piece to be used). We will cut 4 mats all together.
Workshop will be 3 days: July 16, 17, and 18, 2019 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Workshop will provide:
Hardware, Tapes, Etc.
Student will provide:
At least 2 art pieces (not on canvas) to be frames; dimensions 10" x 14" or smaller
At least 2 16" x 20" open frames (can be purchased at Hobby Lobby, Michaels, Joanns, etc.)
X-acto knife or razor
Optional tools to consider purchasing/bringing:
Personal mat cutter (can be purchased for as little as $100 at Hobby Lobby or Amazon)
Point Driver (costs average of $60 on Amazon).