ACRYLIC FACE MOUNT
The Acrylic Face Mounting is a method used to give more depth to the image and thus emphasize contrasts, color saturation and brightness of the paper. Combined with the metallic archival paper used, the results are staggering. You’ll really feel that you are in the landscape and to be able to feel all textures of the image.
Acrylic Face Mounting is done in this respective order :
1 – Acrylic sheet (Plexiglas) with a thickness of 1/8in (3mm) , 3/ 16in ( 4.5mm ) or 1/4in (6mm)
2 – Adhesive Film with neutral PH and UV protection
3 – Archive Metallic Paper
4 – Support sheet of Sintra or Dibond
In addition to providing a unique visual effect , Acrylic Face Mount ensure a long life at works by offering greater protection against paper ripple and damage brought by UV rays.
Acrylic is more resistant than glass and also lighter , which will significantly reduce the shipping costs .