Sometimes you cannot find the right size pre-stretched canvas, so what to do? Make your own canvas to paint on of course.
Many artists sometimes feel that making their own canvas is the first step of any painting, the first step of the creative process. Some will even say that they must make their own stretcher bars as well.
Well, without going that far, which requires more tools and time than many may have, one can start with these professional manufactured stretcher bars.
We feature Best heavy and medium duty and lightweight bars, as well as Fredrix brand lightweight bars... all at discounted prices!
BEST lightweight stretcher bars are extremely useful in small paintings. These bars can save you money and make framing easier; perfect for beginners, college students, and small works of art. Slightly heavier then the Fredrix lightweight bars.Best Lightweight Stretcher Bars
Medium Duty Stretcher Bar for medium size stretched canvas. 24 x 30 and up.Best Medium Duty Stretcher Bars
Best Cross Braces are made of kiln-dried, knot free pine, and have a 13/16" profile and measure 1-3/4" wide and designed to brace the backside of your stretched canvas.Best Medium Duty Cross Braces
This Super Bar is made of pine that has been finger spliced. Finger splicing is a method of bonding pieces of lumber together to form a very long straight bar. The spliced joints are actually stronger than the natural wood.Best Heavy Duty Stretcher Bars
Heavy duty cross braces for Best Heavy Duty Stretcher BarsBest Heavy Duty Cross Braces
BEST Wooden Canvas Corner Keys for tightening up and holding tension on stretched canvas'Canvas Corner Keys and Braces