Medium of Items to be Framed
Items to be framed come in many mediums: oil on canvas, water color and pastel on art paper, jerseys, paper products such as art reproductions, playing cards, and certificates, giclees on canvas, etc. The framing approach varies bvy medium. For example some mediums such as pastel need spacing between the art and glass. Other mediums such as oil on canvas don't need glass at all. Some mediums such as giclees on canvas and jerseys need to be stretched while paper products frequently need to be drymounted on acid-free foamboard.