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Guild Commended Framer (GCF)

The Guild Commended Framer programme is internationally recognised as the qualification for the framing industry. The qualification is awarded following a rigorous written and practical exam. Qualified GCF's are now framing in 23 countries worldwide.


Guild Commended Framers:

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  • are committed to supplying goods and services of a consistently high standard.

  • have been awarded their emblem of excellence by the art and framing industry’s trade association, the Fine Art Trade Guild

  • are mindful of the care and conservation of customers’ artwork and can ensure that items remain in optimum condition.

  • create frames that are structurally sound, blemish-free and show care and attention to detail.