- Inexpensive alternative to stretched canvas
- Rigid cardboard base
- Excellent adhesion of colour
- Ideal for a variety of media
An inexpensive alternative to stretched canvas, Pebeo Linen Canvas Board features a linen canvas affixed to a rigid cardboard base. This canvas board offers excellent adhesion of colour and is acid free for increased durability. Ideal for a variety of media, including Gouache, Oil Paint and Acrylic Colour.
What Is Canvas?
Traditionally manufactured from hemp, for its tough fibres, Canvas is now primarily produced from either linen or cotton. Linen Canvas is a premium alternative to Cotton Canvas, and has finer strands, producing a highly intricate weave, with a regular pattern. Cotton Duck Canvas is most commonly used for painting with oil colour.
What Is Canvas Board?
Made by stretching, and then affixing, cotton or linen canvas over a rigid base of card or wood, Canvas Board offers a firm support for artistic creations. Canvas board is available in a number of different shapes and sizes and is ideal for any medium. Canvas board is also ideal for artists who prefer to work on the go or on location rather than in a studio, though it’s just useful in a studio setting.