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3 Ways to Protect Your Watercolor Painting With Matboard

Using Archival Mat Board and Tailored Techniques Watercolors Will Last

18 x 24 mat needed for watercolor painting

It is a common misconception in the art world that watercolor paintings do not last. Meticulous, engaged artists can use a number of tested processes to protect watercolor paintings so they will last far into the future — decades, if not longer. Done right, believe it or not, a watercolor painting can last as long as an oil painting. Here are three battle-proven tactics to that end: Continue reading 3 Ways to Protect Your Watercolor Painting With Matboard

Why You Should Use Mat Board in Your Framing Project

The Benefits of Matboard

pre cut 8x10 mat boards

Maybe you need a custom mat board to preserve or enhance family art that you discovered in your grandmother’s basement. Or perhaps you’re searching for pre-cut mat board to supply a school or voluntary organization. In either case, you may be slightly confused about the aesthetic and preservation-related benefits of mat board.
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Why You Should Mat Photographs and Artwork

4 Benefits of Matting Your Work

Custom Mat BoardWhen you are printing out your artwork to display in your home, gallery or for sale at an art fair, consider matting it before you frame it. Here are 4 crucial advantages to this process:

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