Expertise in Art, Photography and Fine Art Printing
Canvas Art Plus is an expert in the following: fine art paintings, fine art photography, and fine art printing. We have been creating exquisite art for many years. The principles have over 30 of experience in these fields. We have assembled a team of artists and photographs, who combined have hundreds of fine art exhibited in fine homes, offices, art galleries, and institutions throughout North America.
Their team of experts includes renowned artists such as Carol Decker, a conservationist and educator whose works have won numerous awards, and Ray Huffman, a master photographer. These two creators alone have images displayed in homes, offices, and art galleries throughout the country. This demonstrates their dedication to quality.
Expertise in Weatherproof Art
Canvas Art Plus is the only printer in the United States (as of this writing) that creates waterproof canvas art for outdoor use. That's a testament to their ability to push the boundaries of what's possible in the world of fine-art printing. They create waterproof wood frames that use proprietary waterproofing methods found on outdoor wood structures in high salt-water environments. The waterproof canvas is created UV-rated inks that are literally baked into the canvas providing for many years of use.
Canvas Art Plus's unwavering dedication to quality and innovation has earned them a reputation as a leader in the industry. They're always pushing the envelope and exploring new technology to create breathtaking works of art that will leave a lasting impression. From partnering with some of the top photographers and artist to creating unique indoor and outdoor art, Canvas Art Plus have been considered a leader in the industry for its innovation and expertise.
Among our top artists is Carol Decker a long recognized expert in creating original paintings of a variety of Wildlife. Carol resides in the foothills of the Kittatinny Mountains and forests of northwestern New Jersey where she draws inspiration. Among her achievements is creating two ornaments us displayed on the Whitehouse Christmas Tree in the Blue Room and was honored by attending the White House Artist’s Recognition reception. In 2008 she was chosen as “Citizen of the Year” for her philanthropy and support of many charity and non-profit organizations with her art. In 1999 she won the International Migratory Bird Day Poster competition sponsored by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation in Washington, DC. and won the Maryland Black Bear Conservation Stamp Design, a “First Place” New York City Salmagundi Club award, a “Best Of Show” NJ Wings & Waterfowl award, numerous finalists awards, and the New Jersey Woodcock Stamp design, and commissioned to provide the artwork for “Teaming With Wildlife”, a national funding initiative in Washington DC to benefit all wildlife and it’s habitats to mention a few.
Expertise in Photography & Digital Art
Our top-selling photographer is also a co-founder of the company, Ray Huffman. Ray has been capturing images for the better part of four decades. He was one of the first photographers to transition from film to photography long before digital became mainstream. As part of Nikon Professional Services (NPS), Ray is recognized as a leader in digital photography by Nikon, Adobe, Epson, HP, and others in the imaging industry. Many of Ray’s photographs are difficult to ascertain if they are photographs, paintings, or digital art, or a combination of each. Ray believes that if you like a piece of art, then it is art. We also utilize the latest in mirrorless cameras from Nikon including the Z9, and all of the Adobe imaging products including Lightroom, Photoshop and the entire suite of offerings. We are now blending Artificial Intelligence in some of its latest offerings. We are leading edge in imaging technology.
You are unlikely to find a better quality of fine art photography and reproductions of fine art than that is offered by Canvas Art Plus.
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.