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5 Tips for Holiday Family Portraits & Photos | Canvas Press main image
5 Tips for Holiday Family Portraits & Photos | Canvas Press
by Eric Von Lehmden | October 13, 2015

These family portraits and photos are used to update the wall and in holiday cards. Follow our 5 tips for better holiday family portraits and photos.

10 Things You Need To Know Before Taking Macro Photos main image
10 Things You Need To Know Before Taking Macro Photos
by Eric Von Lehmden | August 10, 2015

I love taking macro photos. There is so much beauty in nature and objects the closer we look at them. Taking great close up (macro) photos isn?t as easy as turning the dial on your camera to the flower and firing away. Here are 10 things you should think about before you start taking photos of that fly on the windowsill. 1. Do I have the right equipment? There are specific lenses that are made for close up photography ...

Print Your Family Tree on Canvas | Family Tree Prints main image
Print Your Family Tree on Canvas | Family Tree Prints
by Laura McPherson | January 20, 2015

Printing a family tree on canvas can be a way to showcase family history and create a historical record. Read how to create these family tree prints.

How to Do a Wall Collage of Pictures on Canvas main image
How to Do a Wall Collage of Pictures on Canvas
by Caroline Cohoon | November 19, 2014

At Canvas Press, we help people make wall collages out of canvases or even a variety of canvas. Learn how to make a wall collage of pictures on your own.

How to Create Wall Art that Pops Out | Canvas Press main image
How to Create Wall Art that Pops Out | Canvas Press
by Eric Von Lehmden | November 10, 2014

Whatever the color of your walls, if your wall art is vibrant you can have an instantly bolder living space. Learn how to create wall art that pops out.

Halloween Family Portraits | Spooky Family Photo Tradition main image
Halloween Family Portraits | Spooky Family Photo Tradition
by Eric Von Lehmden | October 22, 2014

Capture memorable moments with Halloween family portraits. Canvas Press shares some spooky family photo ideas and talks about this tradition's importance.

How to Create Unique Split Canvas Print Wall Art main image
How to Create Unique Split Canvas Print Wall Art
by Eric Von Lehmden | September 30, 2014

Creatively sectioning off your photos on canvas creates a piece of art that adds pop to any room! Find out how to create split canvas print wall art.

Framing Instagram Photos = Instant Art Gallery main image
Framing Instagram Photos = Instant Art Gallery
by Laura McPherson | September 24, 2014

A picture is worth a thousand words, which is one of the reasons why Instagram is so accessible. Why write a lengthy blog post or social update when a picture can say it all? Still, not everyone is on Instagram and it can be easy to miss updates when friends haven?t opened the app in awhile. Make your Instagram photos tangible with an instant art gallery of framed photos on canvas taken from your Instagram folder. Between the memory-worthy ...

How to Clean a Canvas Print Picture with Canvas Press  main image
How to Clean a Canvas Print Picture with Canvas Press
by Laura McPherson | August 28, 2014

Your photos on canvas can become mementos to be passed on to the next generation with proper care. Follow our guide for how to clean a canvas print picture.

High Resolution Instagram Photos: Tips & Tricks main image
High Resolution Instagram Photos: Tips & Tricks
by Eric Von Lehmden | August 19, 2014

Photo resolution is automatically reduced for every photo uploaded to Instagram. Canvas Press has tips on how to get high resolution Instagram photos.

5 Tips for Scanning Photos to Print on Canvas main image
5 Tips for Scanning Photos to Print on Canvas
by Eric Von Lehmden | August 6, 2014

Scanners are a fantastic tool that can transform old photos and artwork. Follow along with our 5 quick tips for scanning photos to print on canvas.

Make Your Own Camera Bag | DIY Camera Bag Inserts main image
Make Your Own Camera Bag | DIY Camera Bag Inserts
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 25, 2014

Find out how you can save money and make your own padded camera bag. Follow along with our easy DIY steps for camera bag inserts in an empty messenger bag.

How to Package Your Artwork & Prints Safely for Moving main image
How to Package Your Artwork & Prints Safely for Moving
by Eric Von Lehmden | July 10, 2014

Packing can be difficult and an added stress onto moving houses or apartments. Find out our tips on how to package your artwork and prints safely for moving.

How to Print Photos on Canvas from Instagram | Canvas Press main image
How to Print Photos on Canvas from Instagram | Canvas Press
by Eric Von Lehmden | June 12, 2014

Sometimes you take an Instagram photo that is worthy of printing and hanging on your wall. Find out how to print photos on canvas from Instagram.

Even More Ways to Scrapbook Your Canvas Prints main image
Even More Ways to Scrapbook Your Canvas Prints
by Laura McPherson | April 24, 2014

The scrapbook style of collaging and embellishment is here to stay. The question though is how do you incorporate that scrapbook look into your canvas prints that looks put together, polished, and like it belongs exactly where you've hung it? One of the best ways to do this is by creating a personalized canvas prints for your scrapbook wall art, which you can do with the same tools that you use in scrapbooking.? We did a post recently ...

How to Embellish a Canvas Print with Canvas Press main image
How to Embellish a Canvas Print with Canvas Press
by Eric Von Lehmden | April 10, 2014

Did you know there are many ways to embellish a canvas print from Canvas Press? Enjoy these ideas for taking your photo on canvas to the next level.

How to Send Full Resolution Photos from Android & iPhone main image
How to Send Full Resolution Photos from Android & iPhone
by Caroline Cohoon | April 7, 2014

Phones can take great pictures, but when you send them there can be issues. Learn how to save and send full resolution photos from your android and iPhone.

Creating an Annual Photo Portrait Event for the Family: How to Make It Special main image
Creating an Annual Photo Portrait Event for the Family: How to Make It Special
by Laura McPherson | March 24, 2014

One of the most magical shared moments can be flipping through the family scrapbook, warming our hearts with thoughts of those we've known. Our connection to heritage is reaffirmed. To capture those moments on a regular basis, many photographers put an annual photo event on the calendar with family and friends to take special photos of loved ones. Try incorporating an annual photo event in your schedule of activities for lasting memories.? With large family gatherings it can get ...

How to Preserve Photographs and Canvas Prints Forever main image
How to Preserve Photographs and Canvas Prints Forever
by Eric Von Lehmden | January 15, 2014

Everyone has special photos that hold special meaning to them. Visit Canvas Press to learn about how to preserve photographs and canvas prints forever.

Tips for Taking Pictures in the Snow | Canvas Press main image
Tips for Taking Pictures in the Snow | Canvas Press
by Eric Von Lehmden | January 7, 2014

If you happen to love taking photos and you find yourself out in the snow, here are some tips. Follow along with my guide to snow photography and gear.

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Tips-n-Tricks #275

Sometimes all you need for an interesting art project is the willingness to get messy. Your kids can definitely help with that.


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