Artworks, writing and contraptions
UMass Science and Engineering Library Show
Sunday, January 27, 2019
plein air kit for large paintings
Modeling my plein air kit for large paintings.
Takeiteasel and Bestbrella in improved carrier slung from shoulder:
Paintbox strapped to back:
Peg O’ My Art wet canvas carrier under right arm.
The whole kit and caboodle weighs about 45 lbs.
1/27/2019 08:58:00 PM
Peg ‘O My Art wet canvas carrier.
“Peg ‘O My Art” wet canvas carrier. Holds stretched canvas or panel with painted surface protected by pegboard.
Clamps are attached with thumbscrews and wing nuts through slots for adjustability.
Closeup of clamps holding canvas
Closeup of clamps holding panel
construction of clamp out of wood and luan plywood.
1/27/2019 08:50:00 PM