Phone: (910) 394-4192
Location: 794 Armistead St.
Pope AAF, NC 28308
Mon, Tues & Fridays 10 am - 5 pm
Wed & Thurs 10 am – 6 pm
Closed Saturday, Sun and Holidays
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- 1 May – 30 June (Submission dates), 2013 Army Arts & Crafts Contest
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|Custom Framing & Engraving||Class Calendar & Class Descriptions|
Frame & Design is the place to visit for custom picture framing, engraving and beautiful giftware for any occasion. Talented custom framers make any piece of artwork, photograph or memorabilia look as if it belongs in a museum.
The shadowboxes will be treasured by generations to come. Creative custom engravers can meet your every need for traditional and laser engraving. They will make your award or gift unique. Gift items such as military-themed afghans, laser engraved boxes, pen sets, coin racks, and other gift items will please everyone.
Don’t give your best performers another dust collector;
give them an award they can use!
Reward Yourself! Have your accomplishments custom framed.
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Awards & Engravings Gifts & Prints
We offer wood working classes, basic framing, Wizard Mat cutting classes and Metal clay classes.
|Download Arts & Crafts Class Calendars for 2013: May | June|
Sign up and prepay for classes at: Frame & Design Arts or Leisure Travel.
Classes are limited in size so sign up early! Refunds will be issued for:
class minimums not met orclass cancelled by instructor.
Interested in teaching? Call 394-4192 or visit Frame & Design Arts
Learn how to make a wardrobe of styles of earrings from simple and elegant to dressy and glitzy! Four styles will be made in this 3-hour class. All supplies and use of tools need to create all styles of earrings are included. Cost: $40
Belle of the ball bracelet
Metal Clay Classes:
Basics & Beyond
Come learn to fashion fine silver (.999) objects with Art Clay Silver! In this introductory class you will learn the history and characteristics of this medium. You will create a unique pendant while learning to texture, form a rollover bail, set a gemstone and polish your piece. All supplies are included. For ages 13 and up. Minimum of 4 students and max of 6. $55 per student
Learn to measure for and create unique fine silver (.999) rings to adorn your fingers! You will learn to create our ring around a ring mandrel while incorporating a fine silver setting. After finishing and polishing you will learn to set a natural gemstone and proudly show off your beautiful creation! All supplies are included for one ring. Pre-requisite: Basics & Beyond class. Minimum of 6 students and max of 8. For ages 16 and up. $65 per student
Introduction to Picture Framing
Custom framed artwork looks impressive, imposing and expensive! This class will start you on your way to being able to frame artwork to fit your lifestyle and tastes. Learn to cut single and double mats, measure and safely cut frame moulding, measure for glass and dry mounting and assemble your artwork. Successful completion of this class will qualify student to use the Do-It-Yourself Frame workshop for future projects. All supplies included. $45. Minimum of 3 students, 4 students max. For ages 16 and up.
Learn how to safely create stunning glass beads that you will treasure forever. We’ll discuss safety, equipment options and explore beginning lampworking techniques. Take your beads home with you when class is over. This class teaches making a basic bead/dots/pulling and using stringer/raking beads and freehand shaping. Cost is $65 per student. 4 students max. Ages 16 and older.
Stacking Rings Class
Transform a piece of wire into wearable art! Learn basic metalsmithing techniques as we hammer, texturize and solder the day away. Leave with a set of beautiful stacking rings. They are popular for a reason. Stacking rings are versatile, stylish and comfortable.
Copper Earrings Class
Fall will be here soon! What better way to welcome the cooler weather than with beautiful, durable leaves you can wear? This class uses fold forming to create natural looking leaves with copper that will look great with your fall wardrobe. They make great earrings – and pendants, too.