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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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