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16" x 16" 2in Cradled Hardbord Ampersand Art
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Hardbord is the perfect substrate for those who prefer to create their own grounds and unique textures. Hardbord is a 1/8" thick tempered wood panel that is prepared without the traditional oil tempering process. This provides more strength and permanence than when using untempered or conventional hardboard. Hardbord accepts grounds for oils, acrylics, egg tempera, encaustic and gold leaf, with no preparation required and it will not warp, crack or bend. The cradled version of Hardbord features 3/4" and 2" supports that are glued flush with the back edge of the panel. The cradle provides extra support while giving the panel depth and dimension, making it ready to hang on the wall. The birch plywood cradles can be left unfinished or treated easily with wood stain, gesso or paint.
Shipping & Returns
Most orders of in-stock items ship within two business days, "warehouse only" and "out of stock" items usually ship within two weeks, and "special order" items can take four to six weeks. Read the full shipping policy.
You can return unopened, resalable merchandise within 30 days for both online and in-store purchases, with some exceptions. All returns of undamaged items are subject to a 20% restocking fee, except for easels which are subject to a 50% restocking fee. Read the full return policy.