Bay Area Stretcher Bars is dedicated to providing consistently high-quality, custom made stretcher bars and cradled panels for artists in the Bay Area. For 20 years, our bars and panels have been used to support original artworks in oil and acrylic on canvas. Our handcrafted, light-weight bars are straight, square and do not warp. All of our bars and cradles are made from knot-free basswood, making our bars lightweight , straight, splinter free and easy to hang. We also offer raw and pre-primed canvas, as well as stretching services for original artwork. Got a special project? Our in-house artists can assist you. Call us today for a free quote, and learn more about our products. Check out our testimonials to see what our loyal customers have to say.