Chapman & Bailey Studios
420 Johnston Street
Abbotsford VIC 3067
Free for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists who book in.
A professional development session looking at canvas stretching with Mark Chapman, at the professional framing and stretching studio of Chapman and Bailey in Collingwood. This will be an active demonstration looking at the details, important points, skills, materials and tools involved in quality art canvas creation.
Learn the finer points of canvas stretching, the requirements for your own art production and quality for selling your work. The session will cover:
– Assembling stretchers
– Stretching canvas with linen and cotton
– Priming canvas with acrylic gesso
– Laying a ground colour
This session is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists only.
Image courtesy of Chapman & Bailey