Easels

Easels

Here at Cheap Joe's Art Stuff, you'll find a large selection of fine quality artist easels designed for use in the studio or outdoors, or to showcase artwork and other display items to great effect. Choosing an easel is an important decision for an artist. The choice will vary according to the artist's style, preferred media, and quite often availability of space. Our vast range of fine quality artist easels ensures that we meet the specific needs and requirements of all artists, while also providing firm support and long lasting service.

No matter what type of easel you're searching for, you can find it here at Cheap Joe's. Maybe you prefer painting on tabletop or need an option that can easily be brought along on the go. We offer a variety of table painters easels that can be used right at your kitchen table or easily folded for travel. Need an art horse instead for your painting style? We have those, too. Head out into nature to set up your station with our selection of outdoor and plein air easels. Prefer a particular material for your easel, like wood or aluminum? Shop these specific types of artist easels so you can quickly find the right replacement easel or even your first ever. This collection also features A-Frame, H-Frame, giant, single-mast, and full workstation easels. When it's time to take your artwork to trade shows or place it on display in your shop or classroom, you can find display and presentation easels in our selection that beautifully showcase your work. We cater to artist needs large and small, so find the right easel for your home, studio, classroom, or other location here!

Shop our easels worry-free with our 365 Day Return Policy in mind. Was the easel you purchased not the right fit? No worries! You have a whole year to return it. For more details, see our Returns and Exchanges page. Questions about our selection of artist easels? Feel free to contact us for more information. We'd be more than happy to assist you in finding the perfect easel for your needs.


Easel FAQs

Q: What is the best artist easel?

A: The best artist easel depends on the type of artist you are and what you are looking for. Some artists prefer to work outdoors, so the best easel for them would be a portable one that they can take outside. For other artists, they may prefer convertible easels to fit a variety of mediums. What’s best for one may not be best for another, so it really does depend on what the artist is looking for.


Q: How do I choose an art easel?

A: Choosing an art easel can be a very personal choice for an artist. First, the artist needs to determine several factors before making a decision. The first being where do you want to paint? Depending on if your answer is outdoors or out and about or even in a studio, that may help you determine the best easel to purchase. You’ll also need to measure your space, to ensure that it fits properly. If you have a set studio, and if you plan on traveling with it, make sure you can easily carry it around and set it up. Next, determine what size and what media you want to paint. If you want to paint larger media, then you’ll need a larger easel to hold it. If you prefer to paint smaller canvas, then a smaller easel will work. Depending on if you prefer standing or sitting while painting will help you determine the best easel. Finally, know your painting style. If you are very delicate with your brush, then you can go with a lightweight easel. If you are a bit more rough with your canvas, you’ll need something sturdier that can hold up to your style.


Q: How much is an art easel?

A: Art easel prices range anywhere from under $50 to over $1,000.


Q: What is an artist easel?

A: An easel is a support that can be used for displaying art or holding a canvas while being worked on. There are several varieties of artist easels on the market, so every artist can find the perfect fit for their style.

A-Frame Easels

Aluminum and Metal Easels

Art Horses and Bench Easels

Convertible and Hybrid Easels

Display and Presentation Easels

Giant Easels

H-Frame Easels

Outdoor and Plein Air Easels

Single-Mast Easels

Table Easels

Workstations with Integrated Easels

Wood Easels

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