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Memories – Distressed Frame for Old Photos

Hello everyone! I am Kimberly Sisco and it’s my turn to share my project with you here. I am currently decorating our home in a vintage shabby chic style and I wanted to create a unique way to display old photos I have of my grandparents. We had purchased several black plastic frames at a garage…

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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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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…


February Challenge – “We ♥ You”

February is the month of love & this month we want to share our love for crafts with you all. Our February Challenge was named “We ♥ You” simply because we love all of you – our followers & friends.  The How to: To enter this challenge you need to link up your entry  Blog…

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Valentine’s Goodies with Betsy Skagen

Hi, I’m Betsy Skagen of Paper Calliope, and I had fun making this set of cute Valentine’s goodies: a layout I called Valentine’s Sweeties and a quick altered art Valentine ornament. Since they use some great Canvas Corp Brands products, I thought I would share the process with you. Valentine’s Sweeties Even though my Christmas…

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Canvas and burlap stockings to hang on the fireplace…

In most Christmas traditions, stockings play an important part – some hang them at the bottom of their bed, some leave them by the fireplace… whatever the location, they are expected to be found full of gifts on the Christmas Day morning! But how about adding the personal touch to the so important part of…


Rustic Burlap Christmas Trees

Hello! It’s Ava here today! I have an unusual Christmas project for you… I hope you like it. Non-traditional Christmas trees are very eye catching and interesting. Rustic Vintage mixed media trees tend to draw a person’s interest to take a second look and examine more closely the elements of the presentation. Products used for…

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Blue canvas NOEL bunting

Christmas is only 5weeks away so it’s time to start not only thinking about decorations but actually working on them! In the CCB shop, you can find plenty of products that will inspire your creativity and over the next weeks we will be sharing with you some festive projects with you to keep your creative…

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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…

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