Phone: 01273 260290

Mount Cutting

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Each mount cutting workshop is run over a day (10.00 to 4.30). You will learn to cut accurate, bespoke mounts to make your pictures (paintings/photographs/textiles/calligraphy) look their very best.  We will cover using the correct techniques, materials and equipment and cut mounts to fit standard size frames.  Straightforward and friendly tuition with plenty of individual attention.  Lots of tips and short cuts as well as Illustrated handouts.”

“I recommend all artists to do this course.  You will definitely be able to do-it-yourself and use standard size frames and save a fortune.”  Sarah, Painter

Workshop

INTRODUCTION TO MOUNT CUTTING –  BEGINNER LEVEL (10.00 TO 4.30) 

Great for beginners or those wanting to refresh their mount cutting skills and spend an enjoyable day cutting mounts in like-minded company.

  • Learn to cut accurate, bespoke, single mounts using a handheld mount cutter
  • Calculate sizes so you can fit your pictures into readymade or existing frames
  • By the end of the morning you will have cut your first two mounts
  • Experiment with mount and frame samples to see their effect on the picture
  • Discover what the back of the frame should look like
  • Take home several mounted pictures ready to prop on the mantelpiece or drop in a fraLynne-website-ruler-pencil-mount-24me

What’s the price?

£65 for the day. Payment can be made by cheque, cash, PayPal or using Eventbrite

What’s included?

The price includes two sheets of off-white mount board (one student board, one conservation board), illustrated handouts, use of all tools and equipment.

What should I bring?

Please bring a packed lunch and several pictures.  If you have any frames bring them too.

 Lynne’s workshops are beautifully constructive. In the space of one morning I moved from complete novice to confident cutter” .  Steve, Amateur Photographer

How do I book?

Please contact Lynne to check there’s space.  To secure your place please arrange payment of the full amount by either Eventbrite, PayPal or cheque.  Once she has your payment she will confirm your place and send you full joining instructions.

 

Cancellation Policy – If you are unable to attend for any reason please let Lynne know as soon as possible. You must cancel at least two weeks prior to the workshop to receive a full refund. Unfortunately refunds cannot be made for cancellations made less than two weeks before the workshop, however you can send someone in your place or transfer to another workshop.

WORKSHOP DATES FOR 2016

Courses generally become fully booked a while before the event, please book early to secure your place by getting in touch here  There will be a maximum of  six people in Hove.

INTRODUCTION TO MOUNT CUTTING (10.00 – 4.30)

 

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