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Featured Maker – Stephanie Schutze

From time to time we like to invite crafters to be our Guest Designer/Blogger for a month to challenge us to see things in a different way and so that we may learn more about our products through the eyes of a new designer. We kick of this serie of articles for 2018 by inviting a…

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Quick and Easy – Coffee stains as paint

In 1824 Thomas Jefferson deemed coffee “the favorite drink of the civilised world.” In 2018, we challenged our Crew members to use coffee as a craft medium. What a crazy idea, right? Wrong! The results were amazing and you can see them in a series of posts on the blog. Today, we’d like to share…

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Creative Wings – Inspirational Journal Cover

It’s Karen Jiles, and I’m sharing this “Creative Wings” Inspirational Journal that I created with the Compose Your Life Collection. The papers within the collection scream creativity. The collection includes several patterns that coordinate perfectly together so whichever way you decide to use them, your projects are sure to be gorgeous! The flowers were easy…

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Who knew retro recipe books could be so cheeky, fun, and bold?

Hi, it’s Betsy Skagen here with you today. I had lots of fun creating a cheeky recipe book for all those Millennials known to eat out every night. Filled with retro graphics, the cookbook offers tongue-in-cheek advice to a generation known for subsisting on restaurant and take-out food. Betsy shared with us how you can make a…

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Easy Planner Altered with Architextures

Hello, Angélique Jarrier from Boule de Scrap here. Today, I present to you my planner of 2018, which I decorated with Architextures papers. As a base, I used a simple diary which I got as a gift with a magazine. I didn’t like it the way it was so I decided to decorate it to…

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“We Heart You” – February Art Journal

Today Crew Member Juli Ondrush share a fab Art Journal inspiered by this months challenge. I love to Art Journal based on my faith! This month is all about Love, not only for that special someone, but also for the love of each other as friends, coworkers and humans in general. Our friends are the…

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January Challenge Winner & Features

We had a couple of amazing projects entered in January. We love to see those gorgeous entries to our challenges from ALL around the globe. We want to say THANK YOU for being part of the Canvas Corp Brands community, reading and supporting our blog, and being a part of our challenges!!!! We also want to remind…

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Vintage Art Journal Cover with ‘Compose Your Life’ collection

“Compose Your Life‘ is our newest collection for Canvas Corp which has been designed by our own, very talented Aga Baraniak. Over text couple of weeks, she will be sharing with us her projects made using the papers she has designed. Today, she’s sharing her vintage art journal cover. Hello! Aga here. Today, I have…

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Wings on Wednesday – ‘Fallen From Glory’ art journal cover

Today’s Wings on Wednesday welcome Betz Golden who altered the cover of her Bee Architextures Mix and Match pad to become her art journal showcasing pin ups. Over the years I have collected images of pin ups that I adore. Pin ups often find their way into my art — especially the ones from the…

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Home – Junk Journal in the making

A junk journal is typically made with craft supplies, recycled paper, junk mail and other found materials. Do you see where we are going with this? Yes? YES! We all have plenty of those! Craft supplies, scraps of paper, found fabrics and other cartable elements. Now, instead of proudly hoarding them in boxes hidden all over our…

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