Picture framing, gilding, decorative finishes and upholstery

Picture framing with John Hill

Ref: S4D08602

Suitable for all


About this course

Experience and practise all aspects of the picture framer's craft. Using basic equipment, you will learn techniques for creative mount cutting, mitre cutting, joining mouldings, choosing colour, proportion and glass cutting.


John Hill

John is a picture framer and experienced teacher. He has worked as a framer in the UK and Bermuda, and has a keen interest in conservation.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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Open Days - register today

Come and find out what makes West Dean College such an amazing place to study. Explore the studios, take a tour with students, discuss your study options, and find out about funding at our next Open Day on Saturday 9 February 2019.

Suitable for Foundation Degree, Diploma and Masters.

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