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How to Make Picture Frames: 12 Simple to Stylish Projects from the Experts at American Woodworker (Best of American Woodworker Magazine)

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When you walk into a house, one of the first things to catch the eye is the artwork and photographs displayed. These memories and momentos tell the story of the home and people who inhabit it. The frames that hold these treasures are a universal piece of decor. If you have something to frame or are looking for a special gift idea, why not make your own picture frames? How to Make Picture Frames is a collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine, the premier publication for woodworking. From simple frames to more complex and highly decorated ones, the experts at American Woodworker provide all the step-by-step instructions you need, along with the workshop tips, matting and mounting instructions, and plans for jigs that guarantee success. Some of the frames can even be made out of scrap stock in a day using nothing but basic poweer tools. With the help of How to Make Picture Frames, no matter which project you select, you'll be creating something special to house that treasured memory for years to come. Check out this special offer for How to Make Picture Frames and How to Make Bookshelves and Bookcases. Save 30% with this special bundle.

Synopsis:

A collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine with expert step-by-step instructions, workshop tips and matting and mounting instructions.

Synopsis:

The experts at American Woodworker provide plans and instructions for making a variety of well designed, stylish picture frames in this handy manual. The step-by-step guidance ensures that woodworkers will succeed at constructing everything from a rustic picture frame to a craftsman-style frame with a simple set of tools. With workshop tips, plans for jigs that help make frames by the dozens, and a section devoted to solutions for common mistakes, this is an ideal resource for woodworkers looking for new projects or art owners wanting to frame their prized possessions themselves. Author Bio: American Woodworker is the premier magazine for woodworking. Both technical and accessible, the magazine has been in business for decades with more than 140 issues in their backlist. Randy Johnson is an editor of American Woodworker. He lives in Eagan, Minnesota.

Synopsis:

A collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine with expert step-by-step instructions, workshop tips and matting and mounting instructions. Add a special touch to cherished photos or artwork with hand-made picture frames. The experts at American Woodworker give step-by-step instructions using a variety of woods and styles.

Synopsis:

Picture Yourself Crafting Beautiful Frames Frames are the dwellings for your most cherished memories, be they family photos from summer vacation or the first piece of artwork from your child. Why not add an extra-special touch to those beloved mementos by making your own picture frames? How to Make Picture Frames is a collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine, the premier publication for woodworking. From simple frames to more complex and highly decorated ones, the experts at American Woodworker provide all the step-by-step instructions you need, along with the workshop tips, matting and mounting instructions, and plans for jigs that guarantee success. Some of the frames can even be made out of scrap stock in a day using nothing but basic power tools. With the help of How to Make Picture Frames, no matter which project you select, you'll be creating something special to house that treasured memory for years to come.

About the Author

Since 1985, American Woodworker magazine is the premier magazine for woodworking, having featured every top woodworker in the country. Both technical and accessible, the magazine has a circulation of 275,000, with more than 150 issues in their backlist. Randy Johnson is the Editor.

Table of Contents

Contents Featured Projects 6 Picture Frame techniques 8 Weekend Picture Frames 10 Create Extraordinary Frames with Ordinary Router Bits Matting and Mounting 18 Improving Aesthetics and Protecting Your Art Photo Frames by the Dozen 22 Two Jigs Let You Crank Them Out Flawlessly! Tips for Better Picture Frames 32 Frame Like a Pro with Simple Tools Router Moldings 40 Tips on Safely Making Clean-Cut Moldings for your Home and Projects Three Router-Made Picture Frames 46 Three Custom Profiles with Infinite Possibilities Tablesaw Picture Frame 52 Safely Make Shaper-Quality Molding on Your Tablesaw Without Fancy Jigs Picture Frame Projects 58 Rustic Picture Frame 60 Found Wood Brings Outstanding Results Oval Picture Frames 62 Don't Let Their Shape Intimidate You- Jigs Make Classic Frames Easy Photo Album 72 Creating Beautiful, Individualized Display Pieces Three One-Day Picture Frames 74 Distinctive creations Without Mitered Corners Craftsman Frame 84 Pegged Half-lap Joints Are the Cabinetmaker's Way to Build a Beautiful Frame Fab Frames 92 No Miters and No Fuss! Multiples and Cool Variations are Easy Lindsey Dill's Fabulous Frames 100 An Ingenious Young Woodworker Discovers the Fun of Jig-Making Sycamore Hallway Mirror 104 Weekend Project Uses Beautiful Wood, Invisible hinges, and Simple Joinery Oak Hallway Mirror 112 Step-By-Step instructions for creating an Heirloom Index 118

Product Details

ISBN:
9781565234598
Subtitle:
12 Simple to Stylish Projects from the Experts at American Woodworker (American Woodworker)
Author:
American Woodworker
Editor:
Johnson, Randy
Author:
Johnson, Randy
Author:
Editors Of American Woodworker
Author:
American Woodworker, Editors Of
Publisher:
Fox Chapel Publishing
Subject:
Woodwork - General
Subject:
Picture frames and framing
Subject:
Framing
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Best of American Woodworker Magazine
Publication Date:
20101001
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
9.1 x 7.56 x 0.34 in

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"Synopsis" by ,

A collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine with expert step-by-step instructions, workshop tips and matting and mounting instructions.

"Synopsis" by , The experts at American Woodworker provide plans and instructions for making a variety of well designed, stylish picture frames in this handy manual. The step-by-step guidance ensures that woodworkers will succeed at constructing everything from a rustic picture frame to a craftsman-style frame with a simple set of tools. With workshop tips, plans for jigs that help make frames by the dozens, and a section devoted to solutions for common mistakes, this is an ideal resource for woodworkers looking for new projects or art owners wanting to frame their prized possessions themselves. Author Bio: American Woodworker is the premier magazine for woodworking. Both technical and accessible, the magazine has been in business for decades with more than 140 issues in their backlist. Randy Johnson is an editor of American Woodworker. He lives in Eagan, Minnesota.
"Synopsis" by , A collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine with expert step-by-step instructions, workshop tips and matting and mounting instructions. Add a special touch to cherished photos or artwork with hand-made picture frames. The experts at American Woodworker give step-by-step instructions using a variety of woods and styles.
"Synopsis" by , Picture Yourself Crafting Beautiful Frames Frames are the dwellings for your most cherished memories, be they family photos from summer vacation or the first piece of artwork from your child. Why not add an extra-special touch to those beloved mementos by making your own picture frames? How to Make Picture Frames is a collection of some of the best framing projects published by American Woodworker magazine, the premier publication for woodworking. From simple frames to more complex and highly decorated ones, the experts at American Woodworker provide all the step-by-step instructions you need, along with the workshop tips, matting and mounting instructions, and plans for jigs that guarantee success. Some of the frames can even be made out of scrap stock in a day using nothing but basic power tools. With the help of How to Make Picture Frames, no matter which project you select, you'll be creating something special to house that treasured memory for years to come.
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