Like so many of our lines, we also carry the full gamut of canvases and supports.
If you like to stretch your own canvas, we offer Art Spectrum stretcher bars and sell medium weight, primed, Fredrix and Indian Cotton canvas by the yard. We can also provide you with linen. If you don't see what you want, we will source to suit your requirements.
We also stock untempered hardboard (i.e. Masonite) and can make up Custom box-framed hardboard, in almost any size.
Our in-store prestretched primed canvas range include: Museum, Winsor & Newton, Fredrix Panels and Pads, and our Takapuna stretched canvas line made in New Zealand with imported American fine tooth canvas and New Zealand kiln dried pine. Inquire about our bulk canvas rates.
- Museum Canvas Heavy Duty$63.70-$405.80
New Zealand made, Museum Stretched Canvases are made with 1.5" deep x 2" wide kiln-dried plantation pine bars. The Canvas is a medium, primed cotton. All canvases are hand stretched with neat corners and extra canvas on the back so the canvas can be restretched at a later date if required.
Sizes are in inches
- DAS 1.5" Professional Linen$68.40-$160.953 items
- DAS 1.5 Professional Heavy Duty Canvas$17.12-$248.7022 items
- Fredrix Archival Oil Primed Linen Canvas Panel$26.90-$122.80
Fredrix Archival Oil Primed Belgian Linen Canvas Board is a professional grade, archival painting surface with medium texture linen mounted on an acid-free, rigid, non-warping hardboard. It is hand primed the old fashioned way, over glue sizing. This is the orignal method used for hundreds of years, and preferred by artists worldwide. For oil paint only.
- Fredrix Pro Series Archival Linen Canvas Panel$16.60-$59.30
Fredrix Archival 100% Belgian Linen Canvas Board is a professional grade, archival painting surface with medium texture canvas mounted on an acid-free, rigid, non-warping hardboard. Good for acrylic and oil paints.
- Fredrix Pro Series Archival Canvas Panel$11.40-$29.80
Fredrix Archival 12 ounce Dixie Cotton Canvas Board is a professional grade, archival painting surface with medium texture canvas mounted on an acid free, rigid, non-warping hardboard. Good for acrylic, oils and mixed media.
- Fredrix Canvas Panels$4.00-$20.50The closely woven fine artist canvas, prepared by sizing and priming with the most durable materials available. The surface texture provides a very definite paint-gripping “tooth” with minimum vehicle absorption, providing a perfect painting support.17 items
- Fredrix Yankee Canvas Roll 73"A strong, medium-weight cotton duck with excellent tooth. Excellent canvas for murals and larger paintings.
- Phoenix Canvas Pads$11.80-$42.95
The Phoenix Canvas Pad is a student grade 100% cotton canvas, suitable to oil and acrylic painting.
Each pad contains 10 sheets
- Fredrix Canvas Pads$19.80-$76.80
Fredrix Canvas Pads contain genuine artist canvas, primed and ready for use with any medium.Each pad contains 10 sheets.
- Heavy Duty Stretchers$6.88-$99.78
Made from selected, kiln-dried plantation pine. This profile is especially suited for larger, unframed work. "Positive stop" corner for easy assembly. Slot and tenon corners.
Bracing slots are provided on all sizes from 30" and above. Single braces are recommended for stretchers 36" and over in one direction. Cross bracing is recommended for stretchers 36" and over in two directions.
Stretcher Bars are priced as pairs. 32mm depth.
- Heavy Duty Single Braces$3.70-$37.9527 items
- Heavy Duty Cross Braces$16.30-$37.9526 items
How to buy
Note: we do not deliver outside New Zealand.
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Our delivery rates are:
- Prepaid A4 Satchel (nationwide): $5 per order †
- Local (Auckland): $5.50 per order *
- Local Towns (within 150kms): $7.50 per order *
- Rest of North Island: $9.30 per order *
- South Island and Great Barrier: $10.40 per order *
† Prepaid Satchel is available for some smaller items that will fit into an A4 envelope. Please do not select the satchel option if your goods are breakable, easily damaged or flammable.
* Oversized items may be charged an additional amount - once you have selected the items you need proceed to checkout to see the exact costs.
Rural delivery fee $3.30 per order
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