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About FredrixMORE ABOUT US

 It is imperative to know how to make a superior artist canvas in order to make a superior printable canvas.

Fredrix® is the premier manufacturer of fine quality canvas products in the world.  With more than 140 years of experience, we manufacture a complete range of canvases for printing and painting. Fredrix® archival print canvas features the same superior quality that is found with our renowned Fredrix® artist canvas. It is imperative to know how to make a superior artist canvas in order to make a superior printable canvas. Uncoated textiles are sourced from fine mills in the United States and woven to Fredrix stringent specifications.  This includes an acid-free buffered sizing to protect the canvas fibers from direct contact with the final priming…


OUR PRODUCTS

Coating that boasts brilliant colors and Dmax!

Formulated with an ink receptive coating that boasts brilliant colors and Dmax. The easily top coated surface and medium texture are perfectly suited for Fine Art reproductions, Giclees and more!

Fredrix is proud to be part of the Media Certification Program for HP Latex Inks

Fredrix is proud to be part of the Media Certification Program for HP Latex Inks and to offer our customers media that has been performance certified to take full advantage of its versatility and to provide peace-of-mind with third-party testing and certification done by an approved external agency.

A fine, quality Polyflax/cotton Canvas faced-coated for lithographic printing inks…

Compatible with Heidelberg®, Karat®, and other 4/6-color off-set presses. A fine, quality Polyflax/cotton Canvas faced-coated for lithographic printing inks, and back-coated to reduce lint buildup on printing blankets, minimize pickoff, aid in more consistent printer feed and to provide better print yield. Each sheet is individual inspected under special lighting to ensure print quality!

Excellent lay-flat characteristics!

Fine quality canvas for serigraph reproduction made of Fredrix Ultrasmooth Polyflax cotton or medium texture 901 Polyflax/Cotton. Excellent lay-flat characteristics and stable for multiple impress.

..add our clear Fredrix® Texture Gel and use acrylic or oil paints to enhance or highlight their prints!

A vast majority of prints are sold without any additional enhancements or texturizing. However, some publishers and artists add our clear Fredrix® Texture Gel and use acrylic or oil paints to enhance or highlight their prints.  Through the use of different application techniques or by doing multiple coats you can vary the amount of texture and effect.

WHY FREDRIX PRINT CANVAS?

QUALITY CONTROL

Our canvas is woven and coated to custom specifications using the highest quality raw materials available, it is not bleached or added harmful chemicals. Fredrix is primed in the USA under strict supervision and precise quality standards, our acrylic gesso is formulated using 100% virgin acrylics unlike many competitors use vinyl acrylic and poor quality fillers.

ARCHIVAL CANVAS

We scour the globe for the finest materials available to make our canvas. Every canvas is primed in America with impeccable craftsmanship. Fredrix proudly manufactures over three dozen styles of roll canvas, in over 175 different sizes, ensuring the perfect surface for every artist, project and occasion.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Fredrix was founded in 1868 by E.H. Friedrichs, he was a businessman, a chemist, and inventor, and he was the first American to manufacture artist canvas for the trade. Although the art of manufacturing artist canvas has changed since the 1800’s , the product we make today is very similar to the canvas we made over 100 years ago.

LATEST NEWSALL NEWS ON OUR BLOG

canvas stretcher bars
5 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN USING STRETCHER STRIPS
admin | 09, June
5 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN USING STRETCHER STRIPSStretcher strips (also called stretcher bars) are typically made of wood,
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FESPA
FESPA 2015 COLOGNE, GERMANY
admin | 10, April
Fredrix invites you to FESPA 2015 in  Cologne, Germany! Stop by our booth! FESPA 2015 COLOGNE, GERMANY
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hand priming
How Priming Affects the Longevity of Your Painting
admin | 04, January

Whether you’re getting ready to put brush to canvas for the first time, or are a seasoned fine

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Call Us
1.800.241.8128 Ext. #175 (USA) +1-770-963-5256 Ext. #160 (INTL)
ADDRESS
Fredrix Print Canvas 322 Industrial Park Drive Lawrenceville,GA 30046-0646
EMAIL
General Inquiries: rluepke@taramaterials.com International Inquiries: mmorel@taramaterials.com