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Trapping Methods

Perhaps the simplest trapping method is to use a product called See-Thru Mounting Strips by Lineco, Inc. (Lineco makes many of the mounting and hinging tapes used in picture framing.) A See-Thru Mounting Strip is a clear Mylar flange with a band of adhesive along one edge. The adhesive holds the strip to the mat […]

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Mounting Needle Art

Needle art can be mounted quickly and easily with acid-free needlework tape. To better preserve needle art and keep it out of contact with adhesive, you may want mount it by pinning and lacing. Cut a sheet of 3/16″ thick foamboard about 3 inches smaller on each dimension than your canvas. Arrange some cotton batting in the middle of the foamboard and then place your canvas face up […]

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