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Three Ideas On Mixed Media Art Journals

Art journals are awesome. That’s it. It’s the truth known to all mixed media crafters. You can go as big or as small as you want. As simple or as messy as your head is at a given moment. As mixed media or as one medium as the imagination calls for. With Canvas Corp Brands, you have…

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Garden Party with Canvas Corp – Table Setting

For most of us summer is the time when we spend more time outside. Whether it’s just enjoying the sunshine, working in garden or having a party, we will most likely spend most of our time out. With that in mind, our Home Decor Guest Designer, Angela Harkness prepared a whole range of garden party…

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From Plain Frame to Distressed Wall

From Plain Frame to Distressed Wall… some of you are probably thinking… ‘Huh? What does that mean?’ Let us explain… When Kerstin Inga Peters started her project all she had was a plain, bright yellow photo frame but when she finished… she had a distressed, old wall with plaster falling off showing the bricks underneath….

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Window Butterfly Garden with Canvas Corp paper

Want to bring some nature indoors but without the watering and looking after? Chris Pozzi had an amazing idea on how to introduce some flowers and butterflies into our homes without having to add to the chores we all have already too much of. Having found an old large window photo frame, with some help…

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How To Make A Travelers Notebook Junk Journal

Junk Journals are all the rage and they are so fun to do.  You can create a junk journal from of course junk mail, left over papers, envelopes, magazines, paint chip books, well just about anything that was discarded, could be disposed of or obsolete items.  When making a journal of any kind, you are…

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Wooden Home Decor – Happiness Blooms

Are you looking for a handmade piece of home decor that will not only be pretty (yes, prettiness is an important factor, here!) but also bring bright colours and a positive message to the house? With Tattered Angels colours it easily doable! Karen Crossed shares a wooden home decor piece she made for one of her friends. Sometimes I am…

Mixed Media Art Journals with Tattered Angels
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Mixed Media Art Journals with Tattered Angels

Art Journals are one of the most popular ways of art expression these days. Whether used as a means of practice, quick ‘scribble’ or a full-blown piece of art, they are a universal and, at times, very convenient creative outlet.  Mixed media art journalist will all admit that paints are a vital medium in their process. Tattered Angels…

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Wings On Wednesday – Canvas Art Journal

Claudia Neubacher is today’s Wings On Wednesday designer. Using Architextures Angel Wings, she embellishes the canvas cover of her art journal – the only arty thing she manages to find space for in her over-packed car while preparing for holidays. As I will be leaving on a five weeks holiday next week and can’t take a…

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Birthday Invitation Wands – fun project with kids

Summer is here and so it the party season. With most of our little ones out of school, we are bound to have them being invited out by their friends and we are likely to return the favour by having their mates over. Buying invitations is an easy way out but you can take the creative turn and make…

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SteamPunk with Tattered Angels

Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction that has a historical setting and typically features steam-powered machinery rather than advanced technology. The it does to Steampunk Art it mixes modern ideas and technology with those from the past. Full of mini gears, rusty textures and colour and other metal embellishments, this art is overflowing with textures…

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