Securing the package


Yep, profession­al framers call the stack of the glass, mat, artwork, and backer board “the package.” Depending on how often you intend to frame items, you can invest in a tool that does the job with speed, or get it done with tools you probably already have around the shop.

Sources: Brad setter no. 86K8701, $13; Point driver no. 86K8705, $75; framer's points no. 86K8706 [pack of 600], $9; glazier's points no. 86K0802 [pack of 50], $3, Lee Valley, 800-871-8158, leevalley.com.

Kraft paper tape 2" (600') no. 24118-1002, $10, Dick Blick, 800-828-4548, dickblick.com.

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