At the start, I was making my own stretchers from pretty much anything I could.
Some were, well let’s say less elegant than others.
I found these bars and the process became much easier and sturdier. If you aren’t buying pre-made canvases, then this is the route to go, along with Cotton Canvas.
These days, it’s more cost effective and simpler to buy pre-made canvases. Of course, I am using more standard sizes right now. When I get back to the really big canvases, it will be different…
I CAN’T WAIT! I love painting BIG