Stretching Art Canvas

Stretching Art Canvas


When painting art on canvas it is nice when you can control the dimensions, especially if you are doing large images.

In this class you will learn about different types of canvases and what is the best to use, how to build a strong efficient stretcher (frame for the canvas), how to stretch the canvas evenly and what primers (Gesso) to use.

Tuition and class size: $175 - One day course. The minimum number of students for the class to run is 2, to a maximum of 6 students.

Materials and tools: Some personal hand tools needed; a student tool list will be provided with the registration package. The school will provide all materials and other hand/power tools and machinery necessary, as well as a printed or PDF version of the course handouts.