Art Boards combines over 30 years of experience in Architectural Woodworking and Custom Furniture, with superior materials, methods, and technology. They produce the finest wood art panels, for drawing, painting, printmaking, and mounting art.
Wet Paint carries the following products from Art Boards: gessoed panels, natural maple panels, oil-primed linen panels, plein air panels, and watercolor panels.
NATURAL MAPLE HARDWOOD PANEL: These Art Boards Art Panels are made of Natural Maple Hardwood.
The wood cradle gives the art panels edge a substantial presence. The cradled back support acts as a brace. It is aligned with the edge of the painting surface and it is perfectly flush with all sides of the painting support. The panel can be framed or left unframed either natural or painted. The cradled art panel is a total one inch thick. It is engineered for perfect balance. The same core material for the cradled back is used for the face of the artist panel. This is done to insure complete compatibility and balance for all atmospheric conditions.
Art Boards Natural Maple Cradled painting panel is the perfect surface for traditional egg tempera painting, as well as encaustic, oil and acrylic painting. Also watercolor paper can easily be mounted to the surface for painting watercolors or for mounting a finished watercolor or drawing. Art Boards cradled art panels are often used as the support for making portable fresco panels. All panels are meticulously sanded and ready for what ever painting ground the artist prefers to use.