Best Easels

Best Artist Easels

Best Easels are considered the best crafted easel in the industry. Originally developed for the professional artist who demanded a custom made easel, they have expanded the line to include well made artist easels for every budget. Made in the USA

Each BEST Easel is made of American Red Oak, sanded to a smooth surface, then hand-rubbed with oil to reveal the inherent beauty of the wood grain. The craftsmen at BEST nail, glue, and wood screw every joint, ensuring strength and precision. Only the highest quality hardware is used as these easels are built to last a lifetime.

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Best Natural Frontier H-Frame Easel
(Item Number 882410)

Best Natural Series Easels offer the superior quality the Best brand is known for at prices any artist can afford

MSRP: $205.00

YOUR PRICE: $159.00

Student Chimayo Oak Easel by BEST
(Item Number 882300)

The Chimayo Easels offer strength and beauty to the artist. The elegant single mast design is supported by sturdy T–frame construction.

MSRP: $393.00

YOUR PRICE: $235.80

Lite B-Best Oak Lyre Easel by BEST
(Item Number 882225)

The lite version of the B-Best Easel

MSRP: $393.00

YOUR PRICE: $235.80

Deluxe Lobo Best Easel
(Item Number 883200)

Built of solid oak, this quad–based easel is perfect for the mixed media painter. It is inexpensive, compact but sturdy, reliable and very flexible.

MSRP: $400.00

YOUR PRICE: $240.00

B-Best Easel by BEST
(Item Number 882200)

Moderately priced easels for the oil and acrylic painter. The sturdy tri–mast A–frame design is lightweight, portable, durable and folds flat for easy storage.

MSRP: $428.00

YOUR PRICE: $256.80

Medium Collapsible Chimayo Oak Easel by BEST
(Item Number 882325)

The Chimayo Easels offer strength and beauty to the artist. The elegant single mast design is supported by sturdy T–frame construction.

MSRP: $459.00

YOUR PRICE: $275.40

A Best Easel
(Item Number 882100)

Moderately priced easels for the oil and acrylic painter. The sturdy tri–mast A–frame design is lightweight, portable, durable and folds flat for easy storage.

MSRP: $469.00

YOUR PRICE: $281.40

Classic Dulce Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880200)

This is a standard American studio easel designed to provide the artist with the most stable unit at a very low price.

MSRP: $505.00

YOUR PRICE: $303.00

Chimayo Oak Easel by BEST
(Item Number 882350)

The Chimayo Easels offer strength and beauty to the artist. The elegant single mast design is supported by a double laminated base. Simple adjustments allow the artist to custom set the easel for each canvas.

MSRP: $520.00

YOUR PRICE: $312.00

Best Giant Dulce Easel
(Item Number 880201)

Artists demanded a studio easel just like the BEST Classic Dulce, that could handle a wider canvas without doubling the cost. The result, sturdy oak easel with the same great features of the Classic Dulce, only bigger and better.


MSRP: $645.00
List Price: $425.00

sale item ARTSUPPLY SUPER SALE: $355.00
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Portable Collapsible Easel
(Item Number 887110)

This all–purpose easel is ideal for the oil, watercolor, pastel, airbrush or acrylic artist.

MSRP: $720.00

YOUR PRICE: $468.00

Halley Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880600)

Beautiful and strong, the Halley will tilt into a table for gessoing, varnishing, or watercolor work. It will tilt forward for pastel artists to allow the pastel dust to fall from the work surface.

MSRP: $995.00

YOUR PRICE: $597.00

Classic Santa Fe I Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880300)

This single masted easel comes with two canvas holders and a painting tray.

MSRP: $1,173.00

YOUR PRICE: $703.80

University Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880400)

For painters and pastel artists. This solid oak easel offers a wide range of tilt adjustments including a forward tilt of nearly 60 degrees to allow pastel dust to fall from the surface or to reduce glare.


MSRP: $925.00
List Price: $725.00

sale item ARTSUPPLY SUPER SALE: $595.00
(Coupon codes do not apply to items on super sale.)

European Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880525)

Quickly adjustable, the solid Oak European easel accommodates a wondrous range of media, from watercolor, and acrylic, to oil paint, to airbrushing and pastels.

MSRP: $1,250.00

YOUR PRICE: $750.00

Classic Santa Fe III Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880202)

An artist asked for the Santa Fe I with the pulley system of the Santa Fe II.

MSRP: $1,352.00

YOUR PRICE: $811.20

Crank Easel By Best
(Item Number 880151)

A beautiful design that raises and lowers by the turn of a crank. BEST’s traditional Crank style easel was designed in the style of easels made popular many years ago.

MSRP: $1,403.00

YOUR PRICE: $841.80

Sithas Oak Taboret Easel
(Item Number 880019)

Sitha's Oak Taboret.Ideal for pastel, oil, casein and acrylic painting.

MSRP: $1,709.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,025.40

Kelley Crank Easel By Best
(Item Number 882471)

A Crank Easel with an adjustable mast! A modified version of an easel first seen in Paris around 1871.
Since then, the design has been altered and changed in size, color and wood type by several companies.

MSRP: $1,729.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,037.40

Classic Santa Fe II Oak Studio Easel by BEST
(Item Number 880350)

This easel offers the same quality features as the Classic Santa Fe I with a few extras.

MSRP: $1,811.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,086.60

Art Cart by BEST.
(Item Number 880017)

Art Cart for storage of your studio supplies

MSRP: $1,913.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,147.80

Shawns Watercolor station
(Item Number 880018)

Ideal for varnishing, gessoing or watercolor work. Mounted on front locking rubber casters for mobility Offers 4 supply drawers of various depths to accommodate a variety of painting supplies.

MSRP: $1,913.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,147.80

Best Santa Fe II LYPTUS
(Item Number 886025)

Made of renewable Lyptus wood.

MSRP: $1,795.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,166.75

Abiquiu Oak Studio Easel
(Item Number 880100)

A professional, heavy-duty painting
easel that offers the same quality features as the Abiquiu Deluxe.

MSRP: $2,035.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,221.00

Best Manhattan Easel
(Item Number 887120)

The solid oak Manhattan easel features a double fold-out painting tray with a melamine paint-mixing surface and two large stainless steel canisters for solvents.

MSRP: $2,050.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,332.50

Abiquiu Deluxe Oak Studio Easel
(Item Number 880175)

This easel is constructed of hand
rubbed solid oak. By loosening the knobs on the back of the easel, the artist can adjust his or her paintingto any tilt or angle.

MSRP: $2,397.00

YOUR PRICE: $1,438.20

BEST Easel Limited Lifetime Warranty

BEST Artist Easels will repair or replace any part from any BEST Easel or Taboret that proves defective with normal use within the lifetime of the original owner.
Replacement of parts under normal wear: Wedgelocks, winches and knobs may experience normal wear and require replacement over time. This falls outside the Limited Lifetime Warranty. These parts will be replaced at no charge for one year from purchase date and replaced at reasonable cost plus shipping and handling after one year.
Customer is responsible for shipping the part or easel to us as well as return shipping.

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