Larger Picture Frame Backing Options
  Re: RE: Larger Picture Frame Backing Options by John Mihich (2 things.  I use 1/8...)
(02-18-2021, 09:10 AM)John Mihich Wrote: 2 things.  I use 1/8 hardboard and then I use brown paper that I glue to the frame on the back.  It's easy to do and adds rigidity to the frame.  This is what pro's do.  I have a friend that did this for a living and he showed me.  Just PVA glue and brown paper.

The purpose of the Kraft paper is to exclude dust which might get in and work forward under the glass on a print.  Or so I read.  Seems logical.
Better to follow the leader than the pack. Less to step in.

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