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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...
Hi Joe - Maureen Robertson provided this link to me:
Member Logo for PPFA (Attached and Link below)
I'm almost sure if you email her at firstname.lastname@example.org she can connect you with someone to mail you the decals.
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...
Hello Again! I'm also on Underpinner, a Facebook user group and a question was asked about the general vibe of the show - another person in this forum who'd reached out to me late last year, also wanted more details - here's what I wrote about my experience as a newcomer to this industry:
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...
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...
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...
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...
PPFA Associate Membership
I did purchase an associate membership and am in the process of registering for classes - looks like I'll be taking most of the basic courses. Thanks again for all your help