Mount board is a key element in picture framing. On a practical level it positions and protects, on an artistic level it leads the eye to the picture in the frame.
By trying different mounts, colour combinations, size and positioning you can see the image in many different ways.
We buy conservation mount board from a number of different suppliers and often use Nielsen Bainbridge Alphamat Artcare which offers industry leading protection for art and photos.
Only Artcare products contain patented micro-chambers that proactively trap and neutralise harmful gases that can cause fading, yellowing and deterioration.
Mountboard can be combined with mouldings in a variety of ways to enhance and improve viewing pleasure. Here are just
4 examples showing how one image can be completely transformed by the materials surrounding itl