Ampersand - Gessobord - Deep Cradled - 2in Profile - 16x20 - Save hours of applying and sanding gesso with Ampersand's perfectly hand-crafted Gessobord. The thick acrylic polymer gesso ground has been sanded to an exceptional finish youÆll love. Gessobord panels are perfect for layering, glazing, alla prima and impasto in oils, acrylics, alkyds or water-based oils. The surface of Gessobord is pH neutral and acid free.
This Gessobord Panel features innovative and elegant cradles that provide extra support and presentation all in one. This panel comes with deep 2in birch plywood strips that are attached flush with the back edge of each panel. The plywood sides can be stained, painted, gessoed, waxed or left unfinished to customize and enhance your work. It can also either be used to paint on directly or as supports on which to mount watercolor papers, photographs, fabrics and prints. The cradled panels will save you valuable painting time, as well as framing and carpentry costs!