Miscellanies

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December Challenge “Christmas Wish”

We are heading with full speed against Christmas but we really hope that you have some crafty time coming up because we have cooked up a really fun challenge for December. Just answer this – “All I want for Christmas is… ” Yes what? The How to: To enter this challenge you need to link…

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Guest Designer Lisa Nygårds

From time to time we like to invite one of our followers to be a Guest Designer for a month and in Augustour Challenge prize was to be our Guest Designer for a month.  Lisa  was our winner and today we want to introduce you to this great source of inspiration. Please join us in welcoming…

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Art in a small form – 3 takes on a tag

Art doesn’t always need to be big in format to be effective or send the message. Sometimes, the small form is enough to pass onto the audience what the artist wanted to express. Three of our Crew members, decided to try their skills in what we called… 3 takes on tag. Amour – Linda Simpson I…

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Marie’s Crew Holiday Product Collection

Canvas Corp Brands has a wonderful selection of holiday goodies. Not only do we have what you need for making Christmas cards, scrapbook layouts, and mixed media, but we also have a variety of blank canvas pieces and burlaps that work beautifully for your home decor. It is so simple to take one of our blanks…

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Pumpkin Home Decor Three Ways

With the Halloween just around the corner, we have some more ideas on how to decorate your home for the occasion. Family of Pumpkins – Chris Pozzi I was looking for a quick and easy Halloween project and saw these Burlap Sacs in the shop! So I created these pumpkins to place on my mantle!…

Summer Memories in Scrapbooking Layouts tattered angels 7gypsies canvas corp
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Summer Memories in Scrapbooking Layouts

Summer is almost over which means there are plenty of memories recorded in photos that now need organising and storing. While most of them will end up in photo albums and maybe photo boxes, there will be some that we’ll want to display and give them something more than just a box to live in. Three of…

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Sweet Simple Things – altered piece of wood

Mottos or ‘words of wisdom’ are popular decor elements on our homes and we tend to use the ones that appeal to us most. But how about displaying them in a form that we like too? Rather going for a ready-made supermarket versions, why not release your creativity and make your own piece of decor in your…

Words of Wisdom - keep them together in a mini book and canvas envelope
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Words of Wisdom – keep them together in a mini book and canvas envelope

We all have our favourite sayings and words of wisdom that we keep referring back to or try living by. They can be passed on to us by family members, friends; we might have got them from a song, movie or in the street overhearing someone’s conversation… All the ‘life words’ but what do we do with them? How…

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Travelling Art Journal – May 2017, group 1

June is here, which means it’s time to share with you the first part of the May 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 Tattered Angels…

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