Local Professional Framers:
Northern Exposure Photography- 926 Wilcox Road Johnsonburg, PA
Peaceable Kingdom- 24 West Long Avenue Du Bois, PA
Taylor Glass Specialists- 984 Million Dollar Highway, Saint Mary’s PA
Business Card Suppliers:
Printing Plus +, Inc.- 207 Stackpole Street , Saint Mary's PA
Professional Desktop Publishing -107 Robin Road, Saint Mary’s, PA
Professional Printing Services ( Serigraphy, Giclée, …)
Recommended Archival Products:
Common places these products can be found at:
www.dickblick.com www.jerrysartarama.com www.utrechtart.com
Crescent RagMat Mat board (Best): A premium line of mat board with a pure white 100% cotton rag core and backing paper. The colored surface paper is of the finest quality, fade and bleed resistant. It is archival quality, and is recommended for the matting of fine art originals, valuable documents, and limited edition prints and photos. All components of this mat board are buffered, 100% acid-free and lignin-free.
Strathmore Museum Mounting Board: Archival grade matting and mounting board that is made of 100% cotton fibers, solid color all through, acid-free and buffered with calcium carbonate to guarantee longevity.
RagMat Museum Mounting Board: Archival protection for fine works of art. Made of 100% cotton and available in two-ply or four-ply, it is acid-free and lignin-free.
Rising Museum Board: 100% cotton. Rising Museum Boards are acid-free, neutral pH, and buffered with calcium carbonate for added protection, with a color that is solid throughout and will not fade, scuff, or bleed.
Elmer’s Cotton Rag Foam board: 100% cotton rag foam board. Contains no lignin, alum, or harsh chemicals to discolor your work.
Lineco Neutral Ph Adhesive: Made of archival polyvinyl acetate (PVA). It should not become brittle with age, and adheres to most porous surfaces.
Lineco's Self Adhesive Linen Hinging Tape: Excellent for hinging window mats and photos. It's a non-yellowing, pressure sensitive adhesive.
Lineco Methyl Cellulose Adhesive: When dissolved in water, methyl cellulose powder produces a liquid adhesive which has neutral pH, is nontoxic, vermin proof, does not decompose, and dries clear. www.dickblick.com
Yes Stikflat Glue: An acid-free, smooth flowing adhesive, that is permanently flexible. Low odor and easy clean-up.
3M Dustcover Backing(40 lb. kraft paper).: Protect artwork from dust and debris while giving your framing projects a professional, finished look. (Contact Gallery Coordinator, Ashley for more information on how to apply this properly.)
Acid-Free Poly-Bags: A perfect storage solution for cards, photographs, and other items. Made from safe, long-wearing, crystal-clear PVC.