Mats & Backing
Custom Art Mats and Backing Boards from ClearBags
ClearBags® has wholesale pre-cut mats for all different photos sizes from top brands like Crescent. We can also create custom mats to help you with your framing needs, so no matter the size of photo or art, we can find a mat to fit your needs.
We also carry backing board, foam board, mounting accessories and more – many of which are archival quality for long term display and storage.
We carefully choose high-quality materials designed to protect, store, and of course, display your work. That’s why ClearBags is proud to offer custom mats and quality backing board that can help you with your framing, storage, and other art needs.
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- 1/2" sq Acid Free Photo Mounting Squares Box of 500 [PMS1]Permanently mount photos and documents with our PMS1 Acid Free Photo Mounting Squares by Lineco. These 1/2" double-sided, non-yellowing adhesive squares work great for scrapbooks, photo albums, and backing boards. Simply peel away squares from the release liner and apply to the back of photos, news clippings, and documents. Safe for photos and easy to use! Learn More
- 1" x 1560" Acid Free Paper Hinging Tape [GPHT1]GPHT1 is our Gummed Paper Hinging Tape by Lineco that measures 1" x 1560" (130 ft.) and can be used for a wide variety of applications. This tape is an excellent choice for conservation hinging of art, photos, awards, and documents to mounting surfaces. Water-activated and buffered to a pH 8.5, this sturdy tape is also water reversible. PAT passed. Learn More
- 1" x 360" Gummed Linen Hinging Tape [GLHT1]GLHT1 is our Gummed Linen Hinging Tape from Lineco that is recommended for hinging heavy art. This acid-free, lignin-free tape measures 1" x 360" (30 ft.) and provides a water activated application for use with photos, artwork, and more. The linen is made from a high thread count cotton and is neutral pH. Adhesive is water-reversible. Learn More
- 1" x 400" L-Mount Hinging Tissue Ph-Neutral [MHT1]Self-adhesive Hinging Tissue by Lineco offers permanent hinging for translucent art. MHT1 is our L-Mount Hinging Tissue that measures 1" x 400" (35 ft.) and works well for thin, lightweight art, Japanese paper, and papyrus. Press acrylic adhesive to the back of art or paper and watch this translucent, long-fibered tissue disappear. Neutral pH. Learn More
- 1 1/4" x 400" Linen Tape [GLHT3]This Self-Adhesive Linen Hinging Tape by Lineco is ideal for hinging artwork, posters, and mats to backing boards. GLHT3 comes in a roll that is 400" long (35 ft.) and 1 1/4"wide. This white linen tape is made from a strong, high thread cotton and creates a flexible, permanent binding. Self-adhesive is acid-free, non-yellowing, and is attached to a white peel-away liner. Learn More
- 1 1/2" x 3600" Gummed Linen Hinging Tape [GLHT2]Our GLHT2 Gummed Linen Hinging Tape by Lineco offers superior strength for hinging, mounting, or repairing heavy artwork pieces. The white linen measures 1 1/2" x 3600" (300 ft.) and is made from an acid-free fabric with a 65/55 thread count. Moisten with water to activate adhesive. Water reversible and pH neutral. Learn More
- 4" x 6" ClearBags® 4-Ply White Backing Board (25 Pieces) [BACK4]4-ply (approx. 1/16" thick) double sided super smooth white illustration board made from 100% recycled fiber. Manufactured at an alkaline pH. +/- 1/16 sizing. Learn More
- 4" x 6" Double-thick Bainbridge® Utility Backing Board (25 Pieces) [BACA4]Double-thick Bainbridge® Utility Backing Board features a white, blemish-free surface paper on a smooth newsboard core. Double-sided Acid Free and 100% recycled fiber. Learn More
- 4" x 6" Self Adhesive Backing Board (25 Pieces) [BACG4]Bainbridge Self Adhesive Backing Board 60 points 1/16 thick. +/- 1/16 sizing. Learn More
- 4" x 6" Bainbridge® Alphamount ArtCare™ White Backing (25 Pieces) [BACD4]Bainbridge® Alphamount ArtCare™ White Backing Board is made from pure alpha cellulose and features archival quality and superior rigidity. Double sided white. 2-Ply = 24 points (609 microns) 1/32" thick. 1/16" sizing. Learn More