|About the Book|
Step-by-step instructions! The professional framers guide to mat cutting and decorating techniques. Step-by-step directions show you how to create more than 50 different mats. This training manual will take you from the basics to the most complicated cuts and designs. How to select color and use proper proportion of mats How to measure and plan multiple cuts Mat math including fractions Many fancy mats including French mats Faux Finishes Hand Cut Designs Singles, Doubles, Multiples V-Grooves Cove Fabric Wrapped Title Block Equipment Decorating with ribbon, marbled papers and more! Hundreds of illustrations show you how! Suggested by the Professional Picture Framers Association as a study guide for the Certified Picture Framers Test.