Chipboard & Wood Veneer

Chipboard & Wood Veneer


Thickness, Types, and Crafting Tips. Chipboard is a pressed paperboard (non-corrugated cardboard). ... You can also buy chipboard shapes that are pre-cut, such as witches' hats, birds, and snowflakes. Adhesive chipboard can look similar to a sticker with dimension, and comes in a variety of themes and shapes.

Also known as cardboard or paperboard, Chipboard is thick paper of pressed fibers, usually made from 100% recycled paper. The material is can be made in a variety of grades from very thin to very thick to create different products.

Lightweight chipboard products are popular in the scrapbooking world to add dimension to scrapbook pages. Chipboard can be painted, designed or covered with material or patterned paper. Chipboard is also a light and affordable product used for binders, calendars, frames and backing of notepads.  

Wood Veneer

Wood veneer refers to thin slices of wood, usually thinner than 3 mm (1/8 inch) that typically are glued onto core panels