The Fantastic 15 for Shipping Work

15 Products to Prepare your Work for Shipping A practical guide helping artists to send artwork easily and effectively. More good gestures and less stress! Are you planning to ship a work of art soon in a home-made parcel? You can … Continue reading

Choosing the right white

Ensure you make the right choice for your painting… Why do manufacturers offer varieties of white in a paint range when they all look so similar? When it comes to oil painting, white is used more than any other colour … Continue reading

A Guide to STAS Hanging Systems

STAS are experts in the art of hanging art! STAS offer a range of hanging systems to meet your style, space and requirement. STAS rails can be fitted easily to all types of walls and ceilings. Here is a guide … Continue reading

Floater Frame
Fitting a Floater Frame

Instructions for fitting your canvas into a floater frame… Give your paintings that last finishing touch by fitting them into an attractive frame for hanging. Just follow the simple instructions outlined below. Materials Required Floater Frame of Choice Canvas Holder … Continue reading

Everything you need to know about Paper

The perfect guide to help you select your papers! This article offers a glossary of terms that you may see regularly in your GreatArt catalogue or online at, but do not necessarily understand how they define the product you … Continue reading

DIY Canvases

Learn to stretch your own canvases! Tools you will need include your canvas (cotton or linen), stretcher bars, a hammer, canvas stretching pliers, canvas tacks and a stapler. Mounting onto a Frame First put the raw frame together with the … Continue reading