Have you looked around your room and said: ‘why is that corner empty?’
One of the things that really pose a challenge for designers is decorating nooks and corners. Some spaces are just not complete until those tiny junctions look pretty. Often, a potted plot or cabinet would suffice. But then there are special rooms, such as those near stairways, that require a little ‘certain something’.
That’s where Portrait painting and lovely canvas prints come in.
They give any area a personalized feel. Aside from you or your loved ones’ personal portraits, there are a hundred other things you can do with canvas photos.
What Are Canvas Prints?
Canvas prints are the result when regular photos (taken using any medium like a camera or mobile device) are printed onto canvas sheets. These days, there are printing companies that specialize in customizing these works of art using modern techniques. Customers can choose from a wide selection of styles such as watercolor, oil, pencil sketch, or pop art. Continue reading
‘A whole is made up of its parts’ – you’ve probably heard of this in a physics or chemistry class, but it isn’t all about either of those subjects that such factual statement is included in this prologue. This is all about the art of painting. Your craft, right? So you can obviously relate it to the compositions of your artwork which are very crucial to establish mood and visual appeal. Meaning, on how you mix the elements with your subject can affect how you convey or represent the emotion or thought that you want to share. But of course, that isn’t always the case especially when the composition is below par. That’s a challenge for you to surpass then, and the following could aid you in achieving strong composition in your masterpiece:
Determine or Establish Your Focal Point
It is a very essential element to which the eyes of your viewers should be drawn. Without which, there is no focus or concentration on the oil paintings from photos. So you really have to think about and establish this so-called “apple-of-the-eye” of your artwork. And the best place for this is on one of the intersection points or spots from the “rule of thirds”, and do consider or check the other elements (like lines) which should necessarily lead the eyes towards the subject. Continue reading
This video provides an overview of the easy steps you have to follow if you want to transform an ordinary photo of yourself or anything into an exquisite canvas print. Actually, you’re just a “click” away to discover how this customization process works at SnappyCanvas – the ultimate choice for everybody’s photo printing needs!
All of snappy canvases are lovingly made using:
- Fine Art Museum quality Canvas materials
- UV Protection to prevent damage from harmful sun-rays.
- Water Resistance for extra durability
- Archival inks for long term fade resistance
- High Quality cotton/polyester blend canvas
One great use of canvas prints nowadays is to serve as a decorative masterpiece for the clever homeowners so as every room could be made ideal to stay in night and day. And while it is no ordinary seeing them on walls, there is often a difference on how they are chosen and displayed by the occupant. That only reflects one’s personality and the mood being emphasized in the area to fit home’s ambiance or everybody’s interest. Take an instance where you see a magnificent abstract illustration, what first impression could you probably have about the owner? It would be different if you see a beautiful wedding photograph, wouldn’t it? Now there lies the importance of the following ideas so that you can artistically choose the right image and decorate your room with the most attractive canvas prints:
Complement the Theme or Mood of Room
Want it to be lively or dramatic? Anything is possible if the accessories you have at home do complement one another. So prior to photo or frame selection, you have to consider the purpose or and attributes of your room as the right canvas print could only be determined if such are not overlooked. It is still your preference that would count a lot, though; but for the ideal appearance and atmosphere of the room, you really have to make sure that what you choose is somewhat similar in color, size, style, etc. to the existing decorations. Continue reading
It is what you can get from what you buy that compels you to spend some bucks, isn’t it? Just like you, many buyers too think about the benefits of their purchase before handing the money to the seller. But while this is obviously clever, it does not always result to the right decision for some still have misconceptions about the item/s to buy. Would that last longer as compared to others, or is this really of high-quality or merely an imitation? These are but the doubts that show how skepticism could affect you on deciding which products to choose. As such, when it comes to canvas prints, you have to be guided properly by the following reasons of having your photos transformed into which as that could make your decision worth the expense: Continue reading
Decorating a home is one of the most important concerns of anyone, especially the housewives. They try their best to provide a comfortable, humble, and beautiful abode for their family and decorations play an important role in doing so. And to those who are worried about decorating or renovating their homes by having an amazing, unique, affordable, and classy canvas prints and wall hangings, the different online canvas printing services are the best help. With the availability of these services, one can easily buy and choose their prints online with security, great ease, and reliability. Though this is a great opportunity to be offered with a wide range of brands and suppliers while providing artistically designed and beautiful prints online, anyone should make the most out of this chance and keep in mind the different tips to get the best stuff online.
Along with the passage of time, the different businesses provide canvas prints, as well as other kinds of home decors and accessories, have shifted to virtual channels and now offers a wide range of stuffs. Given that it has become very easy for anyone to purchase almost anything online, it is important to secure reasonable and high quality prints and how efficient and effective the customer service is. Thus, when deciding on buying prints from an online provider, do some research and place your order only when you are a hundred percent sure. Research is necessary as with only a minimal effort, you can easily get the prints that you desire the most and would then serve the purpose you need.
Along with all the changes in this modern time and the advancements in the new technology, the preferences of people have also drastically changed. Before, people were contented just to see paintings and other artworks in the museum, as they could hardly afford it, now they can even make their own. And the best thing about it is that they make their own artworks from their own photographs, and this gives them the chance to have it according to their own preference especially that they can choose the subject.
Both the traditional and modern technologies have met at a common point to provide people with an exclusive creation, one that is a hybrid of canvas and photographs. And this makes it possible to turn one’s work into a real artwork with stretched canvas prints. As benefits, it can provide longer life, a perfect look, and a chance for people to enjoy their favorite pictures which are scanned or printed and displayed at home. Sometime this artwork is also given as a gift to special people or when there are special occasions. With this result, taking advantage of the benefits of the new technology to create an exciting invention is indeed a great experience. And there are two types of canvas prints where photos would look great when printed on them, the rolled and stretched canvas and each one of them has both pros and cons. Let us take a closer look at them.
For sure you are familiar of the shops where people can purchase awesome prints for home decors, to be given as a special gift, or just for a personal collection. Basically, these prints are created from photos and they are transformed into larger print sizes. These are purchased from online canvas print stores and are popular for art lovers. These prints also come in different styles and designs, and affordable prices. These are like replicas of an original painting. Though they are more affordable, they are durable and high in quality. And in order to be sure that you will get your desired print, there are various things that you need to bear in mind before making an order online.
First of all, you need to know the features of the canvas print and consider them according on how you plan to utilize them. There are people who would purchase them to be displayed on their walls at home and offices and would like the print to be the focal point. Basically, canvas prints are a kind of ornaments which are designed by artists with the use of printing techniques. Today, there are different canvasses available in the market wherein a photograph will be printed and then stretched on a frame for it to fit perfectly on walls.
Photographs once took ages to develop, with people utilizing cumbersome cameras and undergoing seriously complicated developing processes. These were taken in black and white and the gear is supposed to be handled with extreme care, because the ones in the time gone by were nothing short of fragile. Improvements in photography and printing came about in more modern times, with people utilizing films that are faster to develop and with color at that, giving people the chance to immediately see the images that they have taken through the camera lenses, which are actually, fragments of thoughts and memories which somehow brings a nostalgic feeling to anyone who sees it.
Today, with the rise of digital photography paired with technology which is pretty advanced, everyone is able to take pictures, regardless of the device. Mobile phones and desktop and tablet computers are now capable of doing what the first inventors of the old cameras would never have imagined. Digital photography is still a relatively new form of technology which is still being improved as I am typing this entry. Even so, its roots are still being brought back. Various photography techniques that have been formed and perfected by photographers and photojournalists of the time gone by are still being observed and done by those who are in the field today. Pictures of the scourges of the society, its downfall and genocide may be prevalent today, however, images depicting euphoria, green fields, peace and of the little things are more important memories.
People, especially the pet lovers always love to have photos of their pets at home and a lot of them have them in a form of photo painting. In fact, it is considered to be the most loving gesture that owners can provide for their pets. Pets have always been considered to be loyal friends to humans. And pets never set back from their duties. And surely, they deserve more than what we give them. These things have triggered pet portrait artists to formulate a truly magnificent creation of pets which can be perfectly displayed in their own houses. This would not only showcase the love that owners have for their pets but this will serve as a lifetime memory, something to remind them how their pets have changed their lives. And whether their pet is still alive or not, they need not to worry about how to cherish every moment spent with them.
With the help of the most advanced technologies, it is now possible to paint pet life-like photo paintings with the use of watercolor or oil and other art materials and have them on a canvas. Artists specializing in pet portraits have acquired an expertise in such field, thus assuring a quality end result that homeowners would surely love. The process of putting pet photos on a canvas is known as canvas printing and this gives homeowners the chance to choose from the different styles and designs available. At the same time, in order for them to surely love the end product of the said process, they can opt to delete or enhance some details of the photo before having them printed. In order to create an exquisite masterpiece, they are being designed with distinct color coordination. Before printing, the images are finalized and prepared well to meet what the customers expect to receive. These artworks look like real paintings that we only get to see in art galleries and museums.