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We love to do exchanges, support our team and do fun things that keep us creating.  In 2018  we want to push our dear Creative Crew into new creative adventures. We want them to push their limits, try new things and evolve their creativity. We decided to create a serie of out of the box challenges…

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Distressed Monogrammed Journal Cover

Charity here from Scrappin’ Chaos with a Distressed Journal Cover complete with gold stitched monogram. I made this weathered, canvas beauty for my niece. I completely missed her Birthday and I’m trying to make it up with a “WOW!” Being the oldest, in a house full of boys, she needs a pretty gift that is…

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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…


“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…


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…

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Life Is Good – altered composition book

One of our new 2018 Crew members, Traci Hayner Vanover has a flair for all things vintage with a design style that is appealing and whimsical, with a decidedly quirky twist. She spends happy hours discovering long-hidden vintage design treasures from the past that become the canvas for her own unique voice. It will be…


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…

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