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Here's a virtually weightless board made of a polystyrene foam core laminated on both sides with a white coated-paper stock. It makes a wonderful back-up for large framed work and a great mounting board for posters. Use it for tabletop displays and signs.
Foam board cuts easily with a mat knife or utility knife and can be scored and folded for three-dimensional work. Standard foam board is 3/16" (5 mm) thick. Other thicknesses are available in select sizes.
Note — Oversized packages do not qualify for free shipping offers. The large 40" × 60" (102 cm × 153 cm) package requires truck shipment.
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Blick is my preferred resource.
By Will Bullas
from Carmel Valley, CA
Comments about Elmer's Foamboard:
I am a professional artist and for decades Blick has been my "go to" resource for any of my art supply needs. Consistently quality and service.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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I really like this product,it is great for all my uses!
from Rathdrum, Idaho
I use this as a backing for matted prints of my work, also to back and support my thin sheets of slate rock I enjoy painting on. It is strong and holds its shape very well, and Blick Art is a great company to work with!!!
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Bull Elk on Slate Rock, mounted on Elmers Foamboard.
By Leeder Photography Studios
from Omaha, NE
Using foam core for backing purpose on a picture frame. A little disappointed in the packaging. The corners were smashed in, was still able to use product.
Pricing on Foam Core
from East Sandwich, MA (Cape Cod)
I have searched all possible routes and there is NO way I can get a better price on foam core than to buy it by the case from Dick Blick. Beats most competitor's even when they have 50% off!
This product is wonderful. I will buy again.
By pats piggy house
from Houston, TX.
This product is great for so many uses. I highly recommend this product.
Elmer's Foamboard - used for Presentations
from Great Neck, NY
We use these boards for mounting artwork to show to clients
I keep this in staock always.
By Copy Center Karen
from la Crosse, WI
It easy to handle and it arrived on time to finish a unexpected project.
Terrible! Cut edges shred, regardless of blade used.
After using Bienfang foam board for 3 decades, which always cut with clean edges, I am frustrated to find the same Exacto knife tool creates a shredded, unsightly edge, even with a new blade, on the Elmer's foam board. Other tools achieve the same rough edges. It is an embarrassment as a backing for artwork for clients. I will never purchase Elmer's again, and am stymied by reviews that say it cuts with a clean edge. Perhaps others have a special magic wand instead of a blade.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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By BHS - Modelmaker
from Tucson, AZ
I build architectural models and use 1/8" foam core board for topography; typically 20-25 sheets per project. This product is absolutely flat, cuts clean, layers easily with Elmer's glue, and takes spray paint very well. I do a good deal of sanding to obtain just the right edges, and this product complies.
Excellent product, well packed and promtly deliverd
from Bass Harbor. Maine
great product all around
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