Picture mount styles

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The wide variety array of mountboard colours, thicknesses and the availability of slips makes the possible combination of mount styles nearly infinite! You can rest assured that we can identify a mount style to compliment your artwork. Below is a summary of some mount styles and effects available to you from Cowal Frames.


Mount Styles

The following shows a sample of what effects can be achieved while mounting a picture.

Standard Picture MountStandard Single mount (1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

comes in a variety of colours see mount colour chart for details

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture Mount - Double MountDouble mount (2 x 1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Can be made in a variety of colours see mount colour chart for details. Precision cut double mount with high degree of accuracy. Give nice depth to your framed artwork.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Double moount - picture mountSometimes you can use another colour as the second mount creating an striking outline.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2mm deep picture mount2mm Deep Bevel mount (2.0mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in Alpine White only, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a nice depth and perceived quality to your framed artwork.

 

 

 

 

 

3mm Deep Bevelled Picture mount3mm Deep Bevel mount (3.0mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in Hayseed only, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a nice depth and perceived quality to your framed artwork. Picture here with an added v-groove (see below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

3mm Deep Bevelled Picture mount5mm Deep Bevel mount (1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in any colour of mountboard, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a nice depth and perceived quality to your framed artwork.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3mm Deep Bevelled Picture mountDecorative effects with double mounts (2 x 1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in any colour of mountboard, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a decorative effect to your picture mounts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

decorative picture mountDecorative mounts can also include circular effects, and work in combination with straight effects as pictured.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3mm Deep Bevelled Picture mountDouble 'Float' mount (2 x 1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in any colour of mountboard, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a decorative effect to your picture mounts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

float mount picture mountThe top mount 'floats' above the bottom one as shown, giving a great impression of depth to your artwork

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Picture mount triple mountTriple mount (3 x 1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in any colour of mountboard, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a decorative effect to your picture mounts. Each mount can be the same colour or different colours to suit your artwork. The widths of each mount can vary too.

 

 

 

 

 

Picture mount gold slip mountSingle mount with slips (1.4mm thickness, white core mountboard)

Available in any colour of mountboard, see mount colour chart for details. Gives a decorative effect to your picture mounts. Slips are available in Gold, silver and black. We stock various styles, so it's often better to ask what's available.

 

 

 

 

silver slip mountMount with silver slip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

picture mount black slipMount with black slip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

rmbossed edge decorative effectEmbossed lines mount decoration (can be done on all mountboards)

Creates an embossed line effect on your mount. Adds perceived depth to your framed artwork.

 

 

 

 

 

 

v-groove mount board decorationV-groove mount decoration (mainly for 2mm+mountboards)

Creates a 'V-groove' effect on your mount. Adds perceived depth to your framed artwork.

 

 

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