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: Framing stretched canvas with a mat


dickhutchings
08-22-2016, 10:33 AM
I can't find any info on framing like this. Seems like the only option is to paint on a larger canvas to allow for the mat. Is this it? Do you tape the canvas to the mat if your painting is just 1/4" larger than the mat opening?