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Looking for a versatile easel that can accommodate all mediums? Our Convertible Studio Easel does it all. Tilt it back to any angle for oil and acrylic painting, forward for pastel work, or configure it in horizontal position for watercolor painting and other wet media. Quick-release hinges allow for quick, easy conversion.
Compare the quality, design, features, and workmanship of Blick Studio Easels with any major brand and we're sure you'll agree we measure up with the best — at a much more affordable price. Plus, we stand behind every easel with our unbeatable 100% satisfaction guarantee.
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Fantastic Easel Find!
from Bowie, MD
Comments about Blick Studio Convertible Studio Easel:
My search for an easel that can hold a larger canvas, can be adjusted easily and would not cost an arm and a leg led me to this awesome find! Moreover, it was a breeze to assemble! I can't wait to start on my biggest work yet.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Great easel, easily assembled and very comfortable to use.
Good--After Difficult Assembly
from Los Angeles, CA
I decided on this type of easel mainly because I have limited space, did not want a very tall mast and wanted an easel that was sturdy yet lightweight enough to move around.After reading the reviews that stated how simple and easy the assembly was, I decided on this one.Granted, it was not rocket science, but it was not simple nor easy for me and after a lot of work, I finally got the thing assembled with three knobs left over! (I did finally find out where they belonged even though there were no instructions regarding their placement.)First of all, if not for just one reviewer stating that the easel was delivered with the side knobs on the inside, I would never have figured out that they belong on the outside!Secondly, the side gold handles have to be turned away from the canvas.Third, and maybe the biggest pain, was the position of the canvas support. I could not figure out if it was upside down or right side up.Trying to follow the barest minimum instructions along with inaccurate pictures was really difficult.And what's with those soft amber washers? I hope I put them in the proper place. And why don't they have instructions for those pesky knobs that go on the tray and one at the top mast?I paint medium size canvases (about 36" X 24") and very detailed so I need to continually adjust the height, which is also a pain because there are a lot of knobs.So I had to give this only three stars although I would probably give it three and a half because I'm using the easel now and it's okay. Glad it was on sale.
from Aurora, CO
This really allows me to put my oil paintings flat when I have major details to paint.
from Portland, OR
It does everything. It takes up a reasonable amount of space. At 17 pounds it is not hard to move around. The only improvement I could think of is an optional set of wheels.
Very bad. DO NOT BUY
Broke on the very first day. Extremely poorly constructed and cumbersome design.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
from St louis, mo
Love the easy assembly. Painting is my hobby, Im not a professional but this easel makes me look like one.
Medium easy to put together.
from Front Royal VA
Great for painting large canvases for a first studio easel. Will still hold small ones too. Good price for a starter easel. Easy to put together. Mostly assembled. Instructions are not good but it you can figure out how to paint you prob are clever enough. Would make a nice gift.
Totally worth it!
from Trenton, Maine
I would purchase this easel 10 times over. I like everything about it. It is stable, folds up fairly flat, holds large canvases, and is versatile. This is a no-brainer, especially when on sale!
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