The Phosphorescent Forest

Repairing & Re-Stretching a Stunning 150lb Canvas

A Downloadable UCSArt.com Canvas Support Case Study

Lorne Wagman’s ‘The Phosphorescent Forest,’

a massive, stunning mixed-media painting on canvas, tipped the scales at over 150 lbs and had already destroyed a stretcher frame.

Large canvas support case study

Learn more about what it takes to support your most ambitious artworks on canvas -- download the case study and see a 150lb canvas re-stretched on a custom canvas stretcher with bracing.

The Phosphorescent Forest: A Massive Canvas by the Numbers

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