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Re-tensioning


Tightening a Mosaic on canvas the easy way

A photo canvas is mounted on a wooden stretcher frame. Since wood is a natural material, it can warp and the canvas can loosen. But it’s very easy to re-tension a photo canvas. We explain how you can re-tension a canvas in just 4 easy steps.

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1. Required materials

To re-tension a canvas, you’ll need 8 tensioning wedges and a small hammer. The tensioning wedges come with the canvas

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2. Insert the wedges

Insert the wedges into the respective slot in the frame so that the straight edges of these lie along the bar of the frame.


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3. Insert in all four corners

Repeat this process for all four corners of the canvas so that there are two tensioning wedges in each corner.

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4. Re-tension the canvas

Now carefully tap the wedges into place with the hammer – one opposite corner after another – to tighten the canvas. Done!


Did you know? Avoid direct sunlight when hanging your canvas photo. Only by this the colours will last up to 200 years.


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