This black and chrome steel tripod easel is a perfect accessory for the student or professional artist. It tilts vertical for acrylic or oil painting, or lies flat for watercolor painting. Its sturdy, steel frame provides stability and prevents the easel from easily tipping over. It can accommodate a canvas height of 28", or the included adjustable plastic clips can be placed on the legs to allow a maximum canvas height of 54". Bring this light-weight easel with you on trips to the beach or abroad. It collapses for easy storage and comes with a carrying case featuring a shoulder strap. The extended easel height is 80" and it weighs approximately 6 lbs.