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Re: framing


From: jw (jmwjeann_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Jun 10 2003 - 06:00:52 PDT

Hi, Melissa. Have not done it since college, but we used to apply what
they called lattice stripping around the outside with very thin nails.
 Sorry that my memory is so vague. Stained it afterward. A modern
look, but fine for exhibitions. J. wrote:

>Just a stupid framing question. In college I learned about matting and
>framing but not about framing a stretched canvas. How do I attach a
>stretched canvas into a frame? Can I use a metal frame or should it be wood
>where I just nail it in? I feel very stupid.
>Melissa Chaney
>Ray-pec High School
>Raymore Peculiar Schools, MO

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