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Art Accessories: Short History of Painting Canvas Panels
While most painters begin their art journey on paper, there’s just something special about using canvas for the first time. As a support medium, it provides excellent durability, allowing you to try heavier techniques like paint pouring and impasto. And unlike paper, it doesn’t easily warp or bend, so you can show the full brilliance of your artwork.
These days, canvas is one of the most accessible supports for painting — but did you know that this wasn’t always the case? Let’s dive into the history of this essential art material below: