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Buy Artists Easels On Ebay And Amazon

Updated on March 13, 2011

Artists Easels To Buy

As an artists easel owner myself, I understand that having one that is portable for your painting is one of the best tools an artist can have, they usually can be fixed at a height to suit you and fix art canvases on that range in different sizes, usually art easles are made with wood, but often the best ones are made of aluminium, which is a light wieght metal which makes it ideal to carry your arts easels around with you when you go on your artistic travels.

Easels are the standard tool of a painter, but you can use them as a cheaper alternative to a drawing board and just sketch on them with a thin piece of smooth wood to act as a drawing surface and the tri-pod legs make your art creations stable whilst painting or drawing you can stand up or sit with a chair which is purely down to personal preference.

Artists easels can be found on Amazon and Ebay to buy, and for kids I would recommend the Mellissa and Doug Art Easel, so take a look below....

Buy An Artists Easel For An Artist Of Any Age From Amazon

What To Look For In An Artists Easel

When looking around for an artists easel it is best to look around and compare easels for lightweight qualities and also how easy it is to set up although most easels are fairly easy and straight forward to fix up.

Good solid catchments for fixing your canvas or large sketch pad is essential as is the higher priced artists easels that also include space for paint pots and brushes which could come down to personal choice and preference. One of the most important aspects of an artists easel is it's way of setting it up and spreading the legs out and positioning your easel for painting, remember most easels have extendable legs to make your painting surface higher or shorter based on your own way of working.

As I mentioned before aluminium easels are considered the best and are far lighter than the traditional wooden ones...

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      Wayne Tully 7 years ago from Hull City United Kingdom

      Cheers now Nancy!

      Easy when you have an easel!

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      Nancy's Niche 7 years ago

      Thanks for all the information on easels. I shall send this page to my artist daughter...