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Friday Wrap Up - 7/18
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 18, 2014

At the end of each week, I like to share a few links that the Canvas Press team has stumbled across and found enjoyable.? It could be a something beautiful, creative, artistic, tasty, funny or weird.? There is interesting stuff out there.? We invite you to share any interesting or creative sites that you have visited.? It could be something visually interesting or just something that has inspired you.? Onto the links. Doing the Work ...

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July Deal of the Month - 24"x24" Canvas Print for 50% Off
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 11, 2014

The July Deal of the Month is here.? This month's offering can be used in two different ways.? A 24"x24" 1.5" canvas print is 50% off.? Normally $148, you can purchase it now for $74.? Or if you would rather choose a different size you can still save $74 on your purchase as long as you have at least $148 in your cart.? That means a 20"x30" 1.5" canvas print would now be ...

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Friday Wrap Up - 7/11
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 11, 2014

At the end of each week, I like to share a few links that the Canvas Press team has stumbled across and found enjoyable.? It could be a something beautiful, creative, artistic, tasty, funny or weird.? There is interesting stuff out there and we know we are only scratching the surface by sharing a few links...but hey...it's a start.? Here is the list of this week's links. Horngry Grandpa's Photos The Five Deer Pedro Alverez ...

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Customer Highlight - David Meyer
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 9, 2014

David ordered this beautiful sunset landscape as a large canvas print.? When David's canvas came off the canvas we were just in awe of the colors in this photo.? The combination of reds, purples and oranges are amazing.? We just felt the need to show off his image.? The other thing I really like about this image is the tree in the foreground.? This could be a winter or spring sunset (or sunrise) scene ...

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Congrats to Our Photo Contest Winners
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 30, 2014

The voting is done and the judging has finished.? It was a tough choice to pick the three winners in our Dog Photo Contest.? From the top 7 with the most votes plus 3 that our staff chooses we voted and here are the results. 1st place - Jess Gibson "Dashing Through the Snow" 2nd place - Paul Davidson "Meet Sam Adams, Mr. Stoic" 3rd place - Rey McGehee "Can You Hear the Rocky Theme?"   We ...

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Friday Wrap Up 6/27
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 27, 2014

Your weekly wrap up is an eclectic mix of written word, hats, music, and big waves.? We hope you all have a wonderful weekend.? We are one week closer to the 4th!? We can't wait.? If you have come across something unique, quirky or creative please feel free to share it with us in the comments.? We love taking a break now and again to check out what is out there. Dedpxl - The Mess ...

What Wikipedia Canít Tell You About Our Custom Photos on Canvas main image
What Wikipedia Cant Tell You About Our Custom Photos on Canvas
by Laura McPherson | June 26, 2014

The information on Wikipedia can be handy when you are looking up a quick fact, but Wikipedia does not always have all of the answers. This is particularly true when it comes to creative subjects like music and art; because it is so fact-oriented, the platform by design leaves out the considerations that make art special ? that is, the feelings and perspectives that art creates. Thus, you can find (quite general) information about canvas prints on Wikipedia, but ...

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Friday Wrap Up - 6/21
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 20, 2014

We have World Cup Fever!? We hope whoever you are rooting for is doing well!? You might be aware that each Friday we are sharing interesting stuff we have found on the web.? Most of the time it has to do with creativity.? Occasionally we can veer off track.? This Friday we may be veering off a tiny bit off track, but we want to share creative and cool things that have to do with ...

Our Deal of the Month - Get $100 Off When You Spend $200 main image
Our Deal of the Month - Get $100 Off When You Spend $200
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 17, 2014

The June Deal of the Month is underway.? You can save $100 on any order of $200 or more.? That is a potential savings of 50% off.? If you are looking to add some new canvas prints, metal prints or some custom wallpaper to your home now is the perfect time.? There is no limit to how much or how many times you order until Friday, June 27th at midnight (PST). Just use the promo code: ...

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Friday Wrap Up 6/13
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 13, 2014

Well, it's Friday the 13th and a full moon.? Are the odds are stacked against for having a good day?? I sure hope not.? We are rolling into summer and that is always a good thing.? We hope your weekend is filled with spending time by the pool, getting some ice cream, listening to some good music, exploring your city or town, spending time with your dad and telling stories about growing up. In honor of ...

7 Canvas Prints Secrets the Pros Wonít Tell You main image
7 Canvas Prints Secrets the Pros Wont Tell You
by Laura McPherson | June 10, 2014

Even if you aren?t a professional artist displaying in a gallery, it?s still possible to have your photographs printed as gallery ready canvas art. In fact, it?s probably simpler than you might think to create a professional canvas print of your own work, especially if you have never ordered a print on canvas before. Making a canvas print that rivals those of the pros is easy with the help of Canvas Press. The following tips will make it even ...

6 Reasons to be Addicted to Canvas Press Canvas Prints main image
6 Reasons to be Addicted to Canvas Press Canvas Prints
by Laura McPherson | June 9, 2014

1. Canvas Press Canvas Prints Are Perfect for Every Photo Portrait or landscape, large or small, color or black and white, and everything in between?Canvas Press has (literally!) got it covered. A canvas print can put professional quality within reach and make your images look more stunning than you ever thought possible. With a range of options to customize your canvas print backed by the Canvas Press quality guarantee, you?ll find that your photos have never looked better ...

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Friday Wrap Up 6/6
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 6, 2014

Each Friday we like to share different found items we have come across during the course of the week.? Today is a significant day in American history.? It is the 70th anniversary of D-Day.? Thousands of men sacrificed their lives for their country and for freedom.? We would like to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice by remembering them today. The photos taken by Robert Capa are some of the most gripping images from that ...

Father's Day Gift Ideas Now 33% Off main image
Father's Day Gift Ideas Now 33% Off
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 4, 2014

In an effort to pay tribute to Dad's everywhere we are offering a 33% off sale.? I guess you could categorize getting your dad a custom canvas print for Father's Day as: cool Father's Day gift ideas or even unique Father's Day gift ideas.? Getting him a canvas print is definitely outside the norm of a dress shirt, swim trunks, or a new tie.? I am not dissing those gifts.? They are traditional Father's Day ...

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Friday Wrap Up 5/30
by Eric Von Lehmden | May 30, 2014

Sorry I missed last weeks Friday wrap up.? Had to call it on account of getting sick.? Oh well it happens sometimes.? But I am back at it this week as we wrap up the month of May.? I can't believe we are done with May and on to June this 2014.? It is clich? to say it but I will anyways...this year is flying by.? School is already out for some kids ...

What Will Canvas Press Canvas Prints Be Like in 100 Years? main image
What Will Canvas Press Canvas Prints Be Like in 100 Years?
by Eric Von Lehmden | May 29, 2014

Graphic via vandals856 - Image by Eric VonLehmden Canvas prints aren?t only designed to look beautiful; they are designed to look beautiful for years to come. Folks often wonder just how long Canvas Press canvas prints will last, and the short answer is: at least 100 years! Here?s a look at how a Canvas Press canvas print can last so long, and how you can help your canvas print last for the next generation. Canvas Press Canvas Prints: High Quality ...

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Ordering Canvas Prints in 4 Easy Steps
by Laura McPherson | May 28, 2014

I am not an employee of Canvas Press.? I occasionally do guest blog posts for them.? So I am writing this ordering process from my own experience.? Ordering canvas prints from Canvas Press is simple and fun, but sometimes it helps to have a review of the process. Here I?ll walk you through the four easy steps to creating and ordering your own canvas prints on the Canvas Press website. 1. Upload Your Image You?ll start ...

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Congratulations to Our Photo Contest Winners
by Eric Von Lehmden | May 27, 2014

A big congrats to our 3 winners in our Baby Photo Contest.? It is always tough picking winners in our photo contests.? When it comes to photos of babies it gets 10 times harder.? We did make our choices and here are the winners with their pics. 1st place winner of a 24x36 1.5" canvas print and a 30% discount for one year is... Michelle Staniels 2nd place winner of a 16x20 1.5" canvas print ...

7 Things About Our Canvas Prints Your Friends Will Want to Know main image
7 Things About Our Canvas Prints Your Friends Will Want to Know
by Laura McPherson | May 23, 2014

When you successfully pull off a new d?cor idea or craft, the questions your friends ask about how you did it so well (because they want to do it themselves!) can result in good feelings. After all, you and your friends have similar interests, and their support of your new ideas can confirm your success. When you add canvas print art and photos from Canvas Press to your home d?cor, you can prepare for questions from friends who ...

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10 Common Misconceptions About Canvas Prints
by Laura McPherson | May 21, 2014

If you have thought about designing and printing a canvas print but keep hesitating on the edge of getting started, it might be your misconceptions holding you back. High quality, handcrafted canvas prints are the perfect option to display and preserve your most treasured photos. Here are ten common misconceptions about canvas prints debunked to help you feel comfortable about ordering a canvas print. 1. Canvas prints have to be put in a frame. The depth of canvas means ...

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Tips-n-Tricks #118

When choosing a frame for a photo also consider using a photo matte. Choose a matte that is acid free and compliments the colors in the photos. A white matte has more of a classic and museum feel to it.


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