For centuries, canvas and stretcher frames have been a correctly working team in painting. As an artist, there is almost no better feeling than to miss the first brushstrokes on a still untouched canvas and to gradually create a work of art.
Stretcher frames are already pre-fabricated with a stretched canvas or as a not yet assembled set offered. If you are skilled in craftsmanship, you can also make the wooden frame yourself.
We clarify how you should string your stretcher and what tools you need for it, what advantages it offers and why it does not always make sense.