Picture framers, artists, photographers and retailers get their primary framing components direct from Flech – the leading custom manufacturer in the United States.  Browse our offering and let us know how we can help you.


Full line of colors for
the volume framer

Easel Backs

Custom made backs for
desktop and wall frames

Matboard & Precuts

We proudly offer a full line of matboard in sheets and precut to size in an array of vibrant colors and core boards to fulfill all of your framing needs.  With a selection of over 75 colors on cream, white and black core board, our top-quality mats meet all industry standards and provide limitless possibilities to beautifully accent any frame, photograph or framed art.

  • Selection of over 75 colors on cream, white and black core pulp board
  • Unique 7-ply Snowstorm (white), Blackout (black) and Heavy Cream (cream) have become the new standard in extra thick matboard
  • Calcium carbonate buffered, pH neutral; high fade and bleed resistant facing papers
  • Available 4 and 7 ply, 32 x 40 and 40 x 60 carton packed or untrimmed bulk on pallets


  • Bevel and straight cut mats produced on ten cutters (7 CNCs, 3 die presses)
  • Intricate designs (utilizing v-grooves, channels and other techniques) in any shape imaginable
  • Double and triple glued mats

Whatever your trade, we have the ability to design and cut mats for your needs.  Take a look and let us know what we can do for you.

Rainbow PlusTM color line

All the basics and then some… An array of vibrant, timeless colors are available in stock to meet your immediate needs.  This is simply a subset of what we have available so please reach out to see more.  Color matching is available.

Primary Colors

Simply Suede & Premium Colors

Easel Backs

Flech Paper Products is a custom manufacturer of easel backs for the photo frame, gift, award, craft, certificate and wall decor trades.  As with all our products, we design and make easel backs to your specifications.  Everything from door size to material finish can be customized to meet your exact needs.

Door Backs and Pad Backs

We can make any door back (window opening for photo insertion) or pad back (straight cut without opening) to meet your framing requirements. 

  • Three standard paperboard finishes in stock: Black velour, spanish linen, and matte black
  • Variety of calipers: 80 pt backs and 120 pt legs standard, customization available
  • Easels: Two-way easel runs to the corner of the back and allows the frame to sit vertically or horizontally; one-way easel provides the best support running down the center of the back

 Hardware: Saw tooth hangers, rings, turnbuttons and more


There are limitless options available to you to customize easels to meet your exact needs.  Contact us to discuss your project and learn about all our capabilities.

Custom Finishes
As a matboard manufacturer, Flech offers our customers the unique ability to customize your easel backs with a variety of paper finishes.  We stock over 75 paper colors, foils and high-end suede.  All of these are at your disposal to differentiate your product.

Die Cut Shapes
Utilize our extensive die cutting operation for your unique jobs.

Full Size Sheet
If you make your own easels, let us know.  We’d be happy to supply you with full size sheets at excellent prices.

Stock Easel Finishes

Straight Leg

Velour Door Back

Wrapped Velour Door Back w/ Ribbon