Hugh Phibbs will teach four classes for the PPFA 2016 Annual Convention: “Advanced Hinging” and “Understanding Framing Materials & Components”* on Sunday, January 24, 2016; and “Non-Invasive Cosmetic Enhancement” and “Making & Managing Sealed Enclosures”* on Monday, January 25, 2016.
*Sponsored by Tru Vue

Hugh’s classes are open to everyone in the framing industry: with special pricing for members of the Professional Picture Framers Association (PPFA). His four classes also meet the requirements for PPFA Master Certified Picture Framer (MCPF) Continuing Education Credit.

PPFA 2016 will be held at the West Coast Art & Frame Expo/The National Conference, January 24-27, 2016, Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. You can attend classes and special events at both.

Hugh is joined in the PPFA 2016 lineup by Ellen Collins, Meg Glasgow, Rob Markoff, Joyce Michels, Jim Miller, Chris Paschke, Linda Pujo, Mark Wallenfang, Cliff Wilson, Russ Wood, and by Sunday’s Keynote speaker Leslie Klingner, Curator of Interpretation at the Biltmore Estate.

To register, visit -- hurry, Early Bird pricing ends Dec. 20! Early Birds get the best discounts and ensure a place in classes.

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