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Monthly Meeting: Mounting, Matting & Framing Printed Images – April 10th

April 10, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Matting

Photo Contest Themes:   

Two Different Categories!

Contest 1:   Fog…. Print Images

You can submit up to two photos of any image that meets the monthly contest rules and meets this months theme.

Contest 2:    Photographer’s Choice…. Digital Images  (Submit your jpg/psd photos to: [email protected] )

You can submit up to two photos of any image that meets the monthly contest rules.   If your photo interests are old cars, night sky, food, etc. submit your photos.

 

Educational Theme: Mounting / Matting / Framing

  1. Mounting You Images

We will use a variety of tools to create and mount your images on foam board:

  • Pre-Cut and Cutting Your Own
  • Spray Adhesive Mounting
  • Pressure-Sensitive (adhesive) Mounting
  • Tape Mounting
  • Photo Corner Mounting
  • White versus Black Foam Board

If you want to take a mounted image home, bring your image to the meeting.  We will be have 11 X 14 foam board for sale ($1 ea).  

 

    2. Matting Your Images

We will use a variety of tools to create and mat your images :

  • Pre-Cut and Cutting Your Own
  • Hinge Mount
  • Spray Adhesive
  • Pressure-Sensitive (adhesive)
  • Double-Sided Tape

If you want to take a mat home, bring your matboard to the meeting.  We will be cutting mats.   There will be test matboard at the meeting to practice.

 

   3. Framing Your Images

We will use a variety of tools to frame your images :

  • Pre-made vs Hand made
  • Glass:  Clear vs. Anti-Glare
  • Backing

Details

Date:
April 10, 2016
Time:
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Rick Young