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Convertible Wall Easel #3: Framing the table and canvas supports

02-23-2017 09:45 PM by Craftsman on the lake | 0 comments »

Recap. This is an artists easel that is mounted on a wall and can convert to vertical to stand up while oil painting or horizontal to sit down (or stand) while water color painting. Someone asked, “why do you have to sit down to paint in watercolor?”. Well, it’s just paper not a canvas, and you often use it pretty wet so it would run. Sometimes it’s very wet. Then it’s actually called ‘wet on wet’ painting..Here is the easel with the table framed and holders for a canvas mounted at the top and bottom of the table. I had a couple strips of walnut left over so I used it for contrast. I was going to frame it in Cherry but couldn’t resist the...

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