Stretching Supplies and Priming Materials

From stretcher bars and cross braces to specialty gessos and grounds, here you'll find all the stretching supplies and priming materials an artist needs to create the perfect custom painting support and surface.
Fredrix Standard Pine Stretcher Strips

Fredrix Standard Pine Stretcher Strips

Fredrix Standard Stretcher Strips feature tongue-and-groove design. Each stretcher strip measures 1-5/8" x 11/16" with a full 1/8" tapered...
Fredrix Heavy Duty Pine Stretcher Strips

Fredrix Heavy Duty Pine Stretcher Strips

Fredrix Heavy Duty Stretcher Strips feature tongue-and-groove design. Each stretcher strip measures 2-1/4" x 1-7/16" with a full 1/2"...
Best Pro-Bar System and Accessories

Best Pro-Bar System and Accessories

The Best Pro-Bar System prevents bending and warping resulting from humidity and dryness. The combination of the finest kiln-dried wood and...
Fredrix Standard Cross Braces

Fredrix Standard Cross Braces

Fredrix Cross Braces allow you to add extra reinforcement to larger art canvas frames. Length cut to fit inside dimension of stretchers...
Best Pro-Bar Aluminum Corner L-Bracket Set, 4 per pack

Best Pro-Bar Aluminum Corner L-Bracket Set, 4 per pack

Best Pro-Bars must be assembled with Aluminum Corner L-Bracket Inserts (sold separately) Use four corners per frame, or eight corners for...
American Journey Gesso

American Journey Gesso

American Journey Gesso has won praise from artists all over the country. Some gessos cause watercolor to bubble, but we created this gesso...
Art Spectrum Colourfix Pastel and Multimedia Primer

Art Spectrum Colourfix Pastel and Multimedia Primer

Art Spectrum Colourfix Pastel and Multimedia Primer colors are permanent and non-toxic. They're the same primers used on Colourfix Papers....
Chroma Atelier Gesso Primers

Chroma Atelier Gesso Primers

Chroma Atelier Gesso Primers provide an effective ground for Chroma Atelier Interactive Artists' Acrylics or any good quality acrylic paints.
Daniel Smith Watercolor Ground

Daniel Smith Watercolor Ground

Daniel Smith Watercolor Ground allows watercolor paint to be lifted and scrubbed away without damaging the painting surface or your paper,...
Golden Acrylic Gesso

Golden Acrylic Gesso

Golden Gesso is a flexible liquid ground that seals, protects, and gives "tooth" to substrates, which promotes paint adhesion. It is...
Fredrix Canvas Pliers

Fredrix Canvas Pliers

For stretching artist canvas Fredrix Canvas Pliers feature deep, perfectly mated teeth for a positive no-slip grip. Fredrix Canvas Pliers...
Fredrix Premier Canvas Pliers

Fredrix Premier Canvas Pliers

Fredrix Premier Canvas Pliers are made of chrome finished metal with rubberized handles for ease and comfort. Features a non-slip...
Tight'N'Up Liquid Canvas Retensioner

Tight'N'Up Liquid Canvas Retensioner

Instantly and safely banish wrinkles, sags and ripples in pre-stretched canvases and paintings with Tight'N'Up Liquid Canvas Retensioner....
Gamblin Rabbit Skin Glue

Gamblin Rabbit Skin Glue

Gamblin Rabbit Skin Glue provides a traditional size for fabric support. The size seals the porous fabric and isolates it from the ground...

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