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  1. Ken Tuvman

    Sorry to hear about the passing of Les Martin

    When I asked for help on this forum last year about how to use the Frame Square saw I'd acquired, Les reached out to me and asked me to call him. With my phone in my hand - no FaceTime - he patiently spent about an hour or more explaining me how to use the saw - it was like magic - he asked me...
  2. Ken Tuvman

    Wanted: Fletcher Fillet Chopper

    Looking to purchase gently used Fletcher Fillet Chopper. Please PM me or email info@bestpictureframing.biz Thanks much, Ken
  3. Ken Tuvman

    Fletcher 5700 Corner Pro Underpinner

    The retired framer I purchased some of my equipment from in MN is selling his Fletcher 5700 Corner Pro Underpinner - no idea if the price is high or low but he's motivated to sell it as he's retired - the seller is Greg - super good guy - here are details: I've seen it and it's in like-new...
  4. Ken Tuvman

    Post WCAF Post

    Amazing experience for me in Las Vegas to meet many of you face to face and for the opportunity to enroll in classes taught by true professional artisans with so much love and passion to the art medium. At many times felt like I was trying to drink water with a fire hose! Very grateful for the...
  5. Ken Tuvman

    Choice of Classes for Beginner

    Hi Everyone, Without any bias towards one instructor vs another - trying to decide which is a more useful class as a beginner (both classes at same time on Sunday) - Currently registered for Sunday: The Complete Guide to Shadowboxes and Mastering Mounting and Mastering Mounting - based on...
  6. Ken Tuvman

    Vivian Kistler Books

    Hello, Which Vivian Kistler books or any other authors could be useful to glean knowledge about matting, mounting, preservation techniques? TY Ken
  7. Ken Tuvman

    Help Narrowing Down Class Selection

    Greetings, I'm trying to decide on what classes to take based on what I feel are my weak areas as a new framer - any suggestions appreciated - want to get registered by tomorrow and ideally spend two days like Sunday/Monday or Monday/Tuesday in class and make 1/2 day to a full day walking the...
  8. Ken Tuvman

    Met my Mom's framer today

    So, the inspiration for starting a framing business is my Mom Estelle who's a very talented water color artist in Los Angeles. My Dad was a glazier and a great technician - he was the one called to put new mirrors in the late Cary Grant's home. Anyway, I'm visiting mom, now 90 and still active...
  9. Ken Tuvman

    Registration costs for classes and attendance at WC AF Expo Jan 2018

    Hi Everyone, I did send an email the other day to info@wcafexpo.com asking these questions - so far no reply (unless reply went to junk email). Trying to understand structure of upcoming conference - it looks like there are two organizations - WCAF and PPFA - is that correct? And no charge to...
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