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The Arthouse Oasis / News / Sat 16 Oct 2021

How to Video- Finish the back of your canvas with D-rings & cord

How to Video- Finish the back of your canvas with D-rings & cord

Are you a beginner artist looking for help on how to finish the back of your canvas painting so that it’s ready to hang on a wall? Not sure about materials, or which knots to use? Let's break the process down from start to finish with easy step by step instructions, and I'll show you my own way of preparing a canvas to hang on a wall.
(Disclaimer: There are LOTS of different ways to do this.)
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D-Rings and screws:
Nylon Cord:
Framers Tape:
If you are local to Stortford why not pop along to our exhibition, details below:
DATE: Tuesday 16th November to Saturday 20th November 2021
TIME: 9am to 5pm
LOCATION: The Community Space (next to Wilko) in Jackson Square Shopping, 11 Devoils Ln, Bishop's Stortford CM23 3XH.
We are expecting up to 100 artworks on show, all paintings are by local artists including watercolours, oils, acrylics and pastels across a variety of subjects – including portraits, landscapes and local scenes, as well as abstracts. Unframed work will also be available, so there should be something to appeal to all tastes and budgets.
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11 Devoils Ln, Bishop's Stortford
CM23 3XH

Telephone: 07788 577 448

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