Claire began picture framing in 2000 by hand finishing frames for professional artist Christine Russell SWA.
A good framer will always be happy to answer any questions you may have about the framing job and/or materials used, they may even show you if necessary.
BUCKINGHAM PALACE GARDEN PARTY - 22nd MAY 2018
To celebrate the 70th Birthday of HRH The Prince of Wales representatives of all His Royal Highnesses Patronages received invitations to a garden party which took place on the beautiful grounds of Buckingham palace.
Based on continuing contribution and commitment to the Royal Miniature Society, Mrs Claire Hucker (Russell) had the honour of attending, together with four others.
Kirstie's handmade Christmas
In December 2019 Claire was filmed in her studio to feature in a Channel 4 production of Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas.
Claire designed and made a piece especially for the programme, with a Christmassy feel, using the ancient technique of Verre Eglomise (gold leaf on glass) which she then framed.
(Episode 11, available on catch up)