Mal Reynolds GCF (APF) Adv

Mal has been the owner of Harlequin Frames since 2000. As a GCF qualified picture framer and one of few framers holding all three advanced accreditations, he is a member of the Fine Art Trade Guild and was chair of the Framing Standards & Qualifications Committee between 2014 and 2018.  He is a trainer and lecturer, working both at home and abroad and has written many articles for 4Walls and A+FT.

David Wilkie GCF (APF) Adv

David founded The Eagle Gallery Epsom, an art gallery and framing workshop in 1993. Since then, he has been a regular winner of numerous framing competitions, including eight Fine Art Trade Guild awards. In 2016, David relocated back to the Midlands to concentrate on framer training.
David has authored numerous features for 4walls magazine.


Jon took over Handmade Framing & Gallery in 2013 following a career as a trainer, examiner and course designer. A successful Larson-Juhl Scholar, Jon is a Guild Certified Framer (APF) who spent years as a member of the Guild’s Framing Standards & Qualifications Committee. Jon is a regular contributor to 4walls and Art & Framing Today and has framed for many Larson-Juhl Masterclass videos. Through Picture Framing, Jon offers industry-leading one-to-one picture framing courses.


This husband and wife team launched  The Framing Lot in Dawlish in 2006.  Between them they have over 50 years’  experience as bespoke framers and  industry educators. Today, their base  is a large specialist workshop where  they cover all aspects of the framing  process, and have achieved an enviable  reputation for first-class service. They  both hold the Fine Art Trade Guild’s  Certified Framer qualification, along  with all three Advanced Accreditations  – Conservation Framing, Textile  Framing and Mount Design & Function.  They are Guild Examiners, members  of the Guild’s Framers Committee, former Master of the Fine Art Trade Guild and Guild Accredited Trainers. They  offer a full range of specialist training  and business consultation as part of
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