Written by: January 26, 2015|
MEASURING THE CURTAIN & OTHER CLUES FOR INSTALLING ON YOUR TRACK SYSTEM You have now planned your track system and are ready to measure for your curtain.
Written by: January 5, 2015|
MEASURING YOUR SPACE FOR A CURTAIN TRACK SYSTEM First of all – relax, this is very simple. If you are doing a single run, simply measure from one end (the beginning) to the other (the end). You now have the amount of track you need. Track can go indefinitely by simply using connectors. This will be […]
Written by: December 15, 2014|
WHAT ARE THE USES FOR CEILING CURTAIN TRACK AND HARDWARE SYSTEMS? First let’s think about where we can use Chicago Canvas and Supply’s Ceiling Curtain Track and Hardware System. With this system, you can manage any environment by creating specific areas by means of curtains that simply roll back and forth on the track. Here […]
Written by: December 1, 2014|
Columnist Michael Sneed recently made mention of 3 TV Series currently being filmed right here in Chicago: “Chicago Fire,” “Chicago P.D.,” and “Empire.” Each of the sets for these TV shows uses fabric from Chicago Canvas & Supply. We have provided these shows with 9′ – 20′ Natural Color Muslin (flame retardant and non-flame retardant), Flame […]
Written by: November 10, 2014|
Finally giving up on old sheets and newspapers for protecting surfaces while painting? Whether you are a professional contractor or a weekend warrior, choosing the correct canvas drop cloth quality can make the difference between success and failure. Most canvas drop cloths are fabricated from Cotton Duckcloth. This has nothing to do with a duck or […]
Written by: October 27, 2014|
Whether you are making a small painting or a large stage flat, stretching your canvas properly is key to a successful result. Ultimately once you master the technique, your stretched canvas will fit like the top of a drum.
Written by: October 14, 2014|
Creating that bleed-through effect should only seem like magic to the audience. However, with so many critical factors, reveal and dissolve effects on the stage can sometimes leave lighting technicians wishing they could wave a magic wand and have it all work according to plan. With a few key considerations, we will equip you with […]