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The Picture Framers Grumble

A forum for framers only

Welcome To The G A series of forums open to all with questions or interest in the picture framing industry. The original discussion forum for picture framers, open to all with questions and interest in the picture framing industry. Retail, Home Based, Newbies, Suppliers, or just interested in learning - everyone is welcome! Searchable posts from 1997 to present.

The G: Framing Techniques and Advice

Mounting methods for difficult items, preservation topics, glazing, etc. Framers helping framers!
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Framing Vendors & Business Topics

Vendor discussion or issues, trade shows, marketing, advertising, pricing strategies, insurance, lease, business plan, etc . . . Comment on the current industry trends. Content is Private/Not Indexed by Google/Registered Members Only
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Framing Equipment Support and Advice

Peer support for CMC, manual mat cutter, drymount press, vnailer, saw, chopper, sander, canvas stretcher, material cutter, dust collection, vises, safety equipment, pneumatic tools, compressors and general picture framing equipment.
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Software, Computers, and other tech topics

Support for framing POS software, computer issues, wide format printing, shop lighting, VOIP/telephones, CCTV cameras, security and alarms, internet/SEO, computer networks, computer security, 3D printers, shop automation systems, etc.
Frame shop EQUIPMENT has a dedicated forum, too.
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Help! Searching For...

Are you looking for a hard to find discontinued/backordered mat, moulding, print, part, etc? This is THE place to share a photo and description with peers, so we can check our stock. Content is Private/Not Indexed by Google/Registered Members Only
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Art and Photography

Current events dealing with fine art galleries, new artist releases, prints, posters, and who is moving the industry. A discussion about how we market photographic services, and photographic equipment.
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Commercial Listings Framing equipment for sale, used framing equipment to buy or trade, framing jobs, offers from current banner sponsors.
Vendors: Industry related commercial posting is OK in this area, up to once per month/vendor. (30+ days apart) Beyond that, we have an excellent banner program available for promoting your company. CONTACT US for info.

For Sale or Trade, Commercial Posts

List framing equipment that you want to buy or sell for FREE. You may list any item as long as it relates to our industry. Management reserves the right to refuse or limit ads in this area.
Vendors: Have a sale or promo? Industry related commercial posting is OK in this area, up to once per month/vendor.
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Job Openings/Wants

Framing related job postings
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The Water Cooler A collection of off topic social discussion forums, for fun and entertainment

Warped Moulding

A friendly social exchange area, for non framing talk. We talk about music, pets, jokes, food, vacations, and any other personal insane things we can think of. No politics, please. Everyone is welcomed!
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Framing Showcase

Share interesting picture frame designs that you have done, with a description of how you did them.
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