Framing Glossary

Here is a list of framing terms that anyone framing should know

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Complete Glossary of Framing Terms

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Distressed -  To deliberately mar the surface of the frame moulding to give the effect of age.  
Double Mat -  A mat border made from two layers of matboard. The two layers can be the same color but are often different colors.  
Dry Mount -  A process for adhering prints to rigid backings using heat activated adhesives.  
Dust Cover -  A paper backing used to finish off the back of the frame.