Gives the frame its character, providing the setting for an artwork to be fully enjoyed.
Protects the print so it can be admired in all its detail.
Brings a sense of perspective to the image — working with the moulding to enhance and protect the artwork.
A print needs to be perfectly smooth if it’s to be fully enjoyed. To make sure this happens it’s bonded to the backing board by a heated vacuum press.
Keeps the whole frame together — giving you a print that’s fully protected and ready to hang.