Painting is a relaxing and rewarding hobby for people at every age and stage of life. However, there are so many different methods of painting that it can be difficult to know where and how to begin your journey. A great place to start is at the very beginning, with methods used by painters for centuries. If you’ve always wanted to try painting on stretched canvas like one of the great artists of the Renaissance, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Whether you’re a total painting beginner or an experienced artistic visionary, consider this your simple canvas painting guide!