April 15, 2022
This article provides tips for using canvas stretcher bars and crossbars to stretch canvas prints and artwork. It emphasizes the importance of matching the size of the stretcher bars closely to the canvas, using crossbars for larger canvases, and the benefits of keyable stretcher frames for preserving the artwork. The article also advises against placing stretchers too close to the canvas to avoid negative impacts on the painting. It mentions The Stackhouse as a provider of canvas prints and unstretched canvas printing services.