How To Stretch a Canvas

Stretching canvases by hand is a great way to save money on supplies. It’s a valuable skill that all artists should learn. Not all art supply stores sell raw canvas by the yard, but many carry prepackaged rolls. My preferred raw canvas is heavyweight cotton duck. Check out Jerry’s Artarama for guidance with choosing the perfect canvas. Note that folding the corners is the trickiest … Continue reading How To Stretch a Canvas