Preserving the Vision Gallery

How to Frame your Paintings for a Show

With Molly Davis

October 3

9 am - 3 pm

A comprehensive workshop covering most facets of framing for a show.

About Molly Davis

Workshop Fee
$95

REGISTRATION

Workshop Description

A comprehensive workshop covering most facets of framing for a show. This one day class is geared for all types of mediums. It is for the beginner and intermediate artist who would like to put their pieces out in the public’s eye with a professional presentation. It is also appropriate for people just wanting to gift their pieces and make them look their best.

 POINTS COVERED
▪ How to buy, chop and join a frame.
▪ How to guild and restore frames that are damaged
▪ Guilding, painting, toning and color palettes for frames
▪ What is important to know about framing watercolors.
▪ Trends in framing
▪ How do you make bin art?
There will be hand outs for you to take home.


Materials and models

Please bring a finished painting or two for designing the right solution for your painting. Ruler that is at least the longest lineal side of your biggest piece. Lunch (or there is a restaurant right next door) Sketchbook about 9 x 12. Pencil for sketching and taking notes.