Fundamentals of Picture Framing
Ages 14 and older, Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
$125 for non-members for 6-week session
$112.50 for members for 6-week session
Fundamentals of Picture Framing is a great class for working artists! Learn how to measure and cut mats, glass, and moulding. You will mount artwork and miter the corners of a frame. This class will teach you how to pick the perfect frame. Participants are asked to bring artwork to and notepad. All supplies are included. Moulding and mats will be standard grade. Students may purchase custom materials from the instructor.
Classes will be held on Thursdays, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at ArtsConnect Springfield Township Arts Center, 9158 Winton Rd, Building A, behind the fire station.
No class week of Thanksgiving.
All Supplies are included.
|Session Dates||Day and Time||Non-member /
|2023 Session 1||1/19 - 2/23/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
|2023 Session 2:||3/19- 4/13/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
|2023 Session 3:||5/4 - 6/8/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
|2023 Session 4:||7/6 - 8/10/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
|2023 Session 5:||8/31 - 10/5/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
|2023 Session 6:||10/276- 12/7/2023||THU 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||$125 / $112.50||Register Here|
Our Instructor: Willie Evans
Willie Evans is an artist and framer and the owner of Art Expectations, Ltd., custom wall art designs for commercial and residential clients. Mr. Evans has been involved in framing since the middle 1970s. He is a native of Crawfordville, Georgia but spent most of his life in Cincinnati, Ohio. He learned framing design and techniques through several framing schools affiliated with the Professional Picture Framers Association. Mr. Evans completed his advanced training in 1986. Through the 1980s, he operated several framing shops. He has since offered framing as a mobile service. Mr. Evans is known for his work with many local galleries. Many clients of his comment on his patience, his precision, and his keen eye for color and moulding choices.