Adding Life to Your Walls: A Guide to Canvas Prints


Canvas Print of a Beach and Ocean

Canvas prints are a magnificent and sophisticated way to personalize your home's aesthetic. They serve as the ideal platform for flaunting your artwork, photography, and cherished memories that have become a staple in contemporary households. The creation of a canvas print entails printing your selected image onto a canvas medium, and then stretching it over a wooden frame, resulting in a taut, seamless, and sturdy surface that can elegantly showcase your pictures.

The remarkable longevity of canvas prints is one of its defining features. Unlike traditional paper prints that tend to fade or degrade over time, canvas prints are far less susceptible to such issues. This makes them a suitable option for homes that receive ample light exposure or are located in humid climates. Furthermore, canvas prints are effortless to clean and maintain, making them an ideal choice for families who lead busy lives.

The versatility offered by canvas prints is another attribute that makes them a popular choice. You have the option to select from a vast array of sizes and styles, catering to your home décor, be it modern, rustic, or traditional. Additionally, you can choose between a glossy or matte finish, ensuring you find a canvas print that blends with your current décor seamlessly. Furthermore, canvas prints can be displayed in various ways, as a standalone piece or as part of a larger gallery wall.

When it comes to choosing a canvas print, it's vital to evaluate the image's quality and the printing process. An image with clear resolution and brilliant hues will ensure that your canvas print remains stunning for years to come. It's also essential to select a reputable printing company that uses superior materials and techniques to produce your canvas print, guaranteeing its excellence.

What are Canvas Prints?

Canvas Art Plus prints are essentially high-quality prints of your favorite photos or images that are printed onto canvas and stretched over a frame. The canvas is made of 100% cotton/polyester blend and the printing process uses high-quality uv waterproof inks to ensure that the colors are vibrant and long-lasting. Canvas prints are popular for their versatility and can be used in a variety of ways to add a personal touch to your home décor.

Advantages of Canvas Prints

  • Durable: Canvas prints are durable and long-lasting. They are resistant to fading, water damage, and tearing, making them a great option for high-traffic areas of your home.

  • Versatile: Canvas prints can be used in a variety of ways, including as wall art, as photo collages, or as the centerpiece of a room.

  • High-Quality: The printing process used for canvas prints ensures that the colors are vibrant and long-lasting.

  • Affordable: Compared to traditional art, canvas prints are an affordable way to add a personal touch to your home decor.

  • Personal: Canvas prints allow you to display your favorite photos or images in a way that is unique and personal to you.

Selecting the Best Canvas Print for Your Home

Canvas Print of a ButterflyWhen selecting a canvas print for your home, there are several factors to consider, including the size, style, and subject matter.


The size of your canvas print will depend on the space you have available and the look you are trying to achieve. Consider the size of the wall where the canvas print will be displayed, as well as the size of the room as a whole. For large spaces, consider a larger canvas print, while for smaller spaces, a smaller canvas print may be a better option.


Canvas prints are available in a variety of styles, including landscape, portrait, and square. Consider the style that will best suit your décor and the subject matter of the canvas print. For example, a landscape canvas print may be best for a beach or nature scene, while a portrait canvas print may be best for a portrait or family photo.

Subject Matter

The subject matter of your canvas print is an important consideration. Consider what type of image or photo you would like to display, as well as the color palette and mood you want to create. Family photos, nature scenes, and abstract images are all popular options for canvas prints.


Q: Are canvas prints durable?

A: Yes, canvas prints are durable and long-lasting. They are resistant to fading, water damage, and tearing, making them a great option for high-traffic areas of your home.

Q: How do I hang a canvas print?

A: Canvas prints are hung by a supplied hanger that comes with each purchase from Canvas Art Plus.  Complete easy-to-hang instructions are included.

Q: What is the best size for a canvas print?

A: The best size for a canvas print will depend on the size of the room where it will be displayed. A larger canvas print will make a statement in a big room, while a smaller print will fit better in a smaller space. Folks tend to buy pieces that are too small - so if you are between sizes it is best to choose the larger art.

Q: How long does it take to receive my canvas print?

A.  Most orders are made-to-order. Canvas Art Plus typical shipping time is  3-5 working days.

Q. Are canvas prints waterproof?

A.  Canvas Art Plus is the largest published of canvas prints for outdoor use.  When ordering you have an option to choose between use for indoor or outdoor.  Our outdoor canvas prints are waterproofed to protect it not only from rain but snow and ice as well.

Q. Can I order a custom Canvas Print?

A.  Yes, you can order a custom Canvas Print. Simply provide the image that you want to use, and the size that you prefer, and a custom Canvas Print can be created just for you.

Q. Can I order a custom size?

A. Yes, just send us request of the size and location of the print.  We can make just above any size up to 100 inches for the location needed.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is a canvas print?

A canvas print is a reproduction of an image or artwork printed on a high-quality canvas fabric. Canvas prints are popular because they have a textured and artistic look that resembles a painting. Canvas prints are also durable and easy to maintain.

What is a stretcher bar frame?

A stretcher bar frame is a wooden frame that is used to mount a canvas print and give it a gallery-like appearance. A stretcher bar frame consists of four pieces of wood that are joined together at the corners. The canvas print is wrapped around the edges of the frame and stapled on the back.

What is the difference between gallery wrap and museum wrap?

Gallery wrap and museum wrap are two types of ways to wrap a canvas print on a stretcher bar frame. Gallery wrap means that the image is wrapped around the edges of the frame and stapled on the back. Museum wrap means that a solid color (usually white or black) is used on the edges instead of the image.

How do I choose the right size of stretcher bar frame for my canvas print?

The size of the stretcher bar frame depends on the size of your canvas print and how much of the image you want to wrap around the edges. You can use our online calculator to find the best size for your canvas print. You can also customize your own size if you have specific requirements.

How do I order a canvas print and a stretcher bar frame from Canvas Art Plus?

You can order a canvas print and a stretcher bar frame from Canvas Art Plus in a few simple steps. First, upload your photo or choose from our gallery of images. Second, choose the size and shape of your canvas print and select the type of wrap you want. Third, choose the style and size of your stretcher bar frame and add any accessories you need. Fourth, review your order and proceed to checkout. We will print your canvas, assemble your frame, and ship it to you in no time.

How do I hang my framed canvas print on the wall?

You can hang your framed canvas print on the wall using different methods depending on the size and weight of your artwork. You can use nails, screws, hooks, wires, brackets, or adhesive strips. You can also use our hanging kit that comes with everything you need to hang your artwork securely and safely.

How do I care for my framed canvas print?

You can care for your framed canvas print by following some simple tips. You should avoid direct sunlight, extreme temperatures, and humidity. You should dust your artwork regularly with a soft cloth or a feather duster. You should not use any chemicals or abrasive materials to clean your artwork.

What are some of the best museums and galleries to visit for art lovers?

There are many museums and galleries around the world that showcase amazing artworks from different genres and periods. Some of the most famous ones are: The Louvre in Paris,France: The largest and most visited art museum in the world, home to iconic artworks such as the Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo, and the Winged Victory of Samothrace. he Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, USA: The largest art museum in North America, featuring over two million artworks from various cultures and eras, such as ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, China, Japan, Europe, America, Africa, and more.
- The Vatican Museums in Vatican City: A complex of museums and galleries that display the vast collection of art and artifacts owned by the Pope and the Catholic Church, including the Sistine Chapel, the Raphael Rooms, and the Pinacoteca.
- The Uffizi Gallery in Florence, Italy: One of the oldest and most renowned art museums in Europe, housing some of the finest masterpieces of Renaissance art, such as Botticelli's The Birth of Venus, Leonardo da Vinci's Annunciation, Michelangelo's Doni Tondo, and more.
- The National Gallery in London, UK: One of the most visited art museums in the world, containing over 2,300 paintings from various schools and periods, such as Van Gogh's Sunflowers, Monet's Water Lilies, Turner's The Fighting Temeraire, and more.