American Architectural Foundation
The American Architectural Foundation (AAF) was founded in 1943 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C. The AAF is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to cultivating the public’s understanding of architecture and the human experience. The AAF initiates education and outreach efforts, which foster public participation in the design process, encourage public stewardship of America’s architectural heritage, and promotes alliances between architects and the communities in which they live and practice. Each year AAF is on the ground in more than 75 cities across the country, helping local leaders use design as a catalyst for innovation and action.
I absolutely love these bags! I use them to protect my prints at art fairs & gallery shows. They protect my prints from environmental dirt and oil from fingertips - and they have the added bonus of making the presentation of my prints look professional and put- together. They're easy to seal, and can be unsealed multiple times without losing their ability to close. I highly recommend these!
Great idea, poor execution. Once a photo has been burnished on to the adhesive, per manufacturer's instructions, lifting the photo off to transfer to mounting board yields often long, gooey, sticky web-like strands of adhesive that have a tendency to wrap around to, and stick to, front of photo. It leaves what is essentially an irreparable mess, even when using utmost care. Also, unless burnishing print to adhesive is done with rather extraordinary force, I've found it difficult to get the adhesive to stick to more than about 90% of the print's back.