About Stretched Canvas

Alanah Tocker
Alanah is a practicing artist with a professional background in New Zealand contempoary art.

With more than 10 years of industry experience, Alanah has turned her attention to offering high quality, fully customised painting surfaces. Her experience lies in fabrication from engineer’s drawings right through to installation, marketing and sales. Born out of frustration with the lack of quality and variety in painting surfaces available, Stretched artist’s canvases, boards and blocks are now available for purchase.

Winning Awards

Bachelor of Fine Arts - 1st Class Honours with Distinction, University of Canterbury

Clever Ideas

Specialist canvas stretcher and re-stretcher with standard and circular frames

Unique Skills

With 20+ years experience, and I've learnt a lot in my time - but I'm not scared to learn new things!

Canterbury Local

I'm a Canterbury local, but I've complete projects for artists across the country.

Frequently Asked Questions
Below are a few common question I get, but if you have a burning question that isn't below then feel free to send me an email.

how do I place an order?

Simply send an email with the details of your canvas, and we’ll reply with a quote or any questions. And once you’re happy we’ll getting cracking!

What about payment and shipping?

Payment can be made though PayPal, direct debit,cash or credit. Shipping can be provided through Fastways within New Zealand, and is selectable in the check-out area. For bespoke canvases this will be arranged depending on the size and quantity of the product, and arranged at the the time of quoting.

Tell me about returns and refunds?

Not 100% satified with the canvas? Return the canvas in it’s original condition for a full refund. Simple!