Boards are made of different materials designed for all kinds of art and craft uses. Drawing, illustration, mounting, presentation, framing and craft projects are all made possible on the rigid support of various types of boards.
Bristol Board is a high quality paper available in different thicknesses and surface textures. Smooth plate or slightly toothy vellum surfaces are perfect for fine drawings and artwork made with a variety of media including pencil, charcoal, ink and more.
Foam Board is a lightweight rigid board made with an airy foam center and smooth surface. Useful for mounting, model making, project presentation and as a backing for framed artwork.
Illustration Board is a paper board with either a smooth hot-press or slightly toothy cold-press surface. Illustration board will accept a variety of drawing and other media such as pencil, charcoal, technical pen, airbrush and more.
Mat Board is a rigid paper board with a paper surface available in a variety of colors designed for framing artwork.
Mounting & Presentation Boards are rigid boards designed for non-conservation mounting, paste-up and artwork presentation.
Boards are also available for painting and other multimedia artwork
See also: Multimedia Boards and Canvas Panels