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‘Enjoy every moment’ – canvas

Sometimes, the creative muse strikes and you just have to make something pretty! And the most important thing about it is to ENJOY EVERY MOMENT! Our Crew member, Viktoriya Porechnaya reminds us how important the enjoyment is in her delicate, feathery, watercolour canvas. ‘I wanted to make spring canvas with white doves and feathers as a symbol…

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Trash to treasure – Transform packaging into a display book-box

People often ask me, ‘What is altered art?’ While there is more than one definition, it usually involves the transformation of every-day objects into artistic pieces. Although many consider altered art a relatively new phenomenon, its roots go back to the Middle Ages when monks would write new text over old manuscripts in order to conserve costly parchment….

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Upcycled Fruit Crates – Two Become One

Using the used is at the heart of every gypsy and up-cycling is definitely the skill to master. So… what do you do with two empty fruit crates? Throw away? Nooo!!! Work your gypsy magic on them and, using products from all three of our brands, give them a second life as a head-turning  storage unit for your…

Spring Mixed Media Card – May Card Challenge “7”

Today Crew Member Erin Reed show us a Mixed Media Card made inspiered by our May Card Only Challenge. Are you curious about the challenge? This is what is´s all about:  Let´s be inspiered by numer 7 for your card. Use a 7, use 7 thing, use inspiration from 7gypsies, the movie Seven or your…

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Creative DIY Dreamcatchers

Many of us are familiar with seeing these little items called Dreamcatchers. You may have seen one hanging from the rear-view mirror of someone’s car, your neighbor’s front porch, or you might even own one (or a few) of your own! Have you ever wondered the meaning behind them or where they originated? Dreamcatchers are…

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Gel prints meet Canvas Corp Brands in Mixed Media Spring Cards

Our Crew member, Kathy Adams, shares with us one of the ‘what happened next’ stories. This time, she shows us how to make colourful mixed media spring cards using ‘spare’ gelli prints and some Canvas Corp Brands goodies, including Architextures Findings, Canvas Corp Watering Can collection and, of course, Tattered Angels mists! ‘While editing a…

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Traveling Art Journal – April 2017 vol.1

May is here, which means it’s time to share with you the first part of the April travels of our Art Journals. Our Crew is spread all over the world and the journals are slowly making their way visiting the fabulous places filling up with beautiful, one-off pieces of art. As usual, the entries are full of…

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May Challenge “Old is the New”

This month we bring you two challenges! One main challenge for any type of project & one card only challenge. Main Challenge: Let´s go attic hunting this month. Or visit a flea market. Dig deep in your trash bin, or horder trough your cabinets. There is a huge amount of projects you can make using…

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.