Very interesting and very popular way of art expression today is canvas print. The definition of canvas print is not complicated. Canvas print is the result of an image printed onto canvas which is stretched, or gallery – wrapped, onto a frame and displayed.
In the beginning of the 1990s when whole new era of photography started, Jack Duganne combined high art and photography using large format, high resolution industrial printer. The idea was to reproduce the look of original oil or acrylic paintings on stretched canvas.
Many factors had influence on the quality of a finished product, type of canvas, colors, quality of printer etc. Generally cotton type of canvas is used for reproducing fine quality art images while less quality poly canvas is used for reproduction of photographic images. The process of printing is more-less complicated, it depends on what are you looking for. Higher quality print requires good canvas and printer and is a bit complicated than a low quality print. The price difference between high quality and low quality is very small so I advice everyone who want to make canvas print to freely give a little more money for much better quality guaranteed. Canvas prints are often used as a cheaper alternative to framed artwork as there is no glazing required and the pine frame is not usually visible so there is no need for it to be vanished or treated in most cases.
Canvas print is cheap and available fine peace of art in modern art technology. With the digital era of photography, we got easier access to canvas photo prints, so it is available to almost everyone in the world and for a good price you get good quality artwork. These prints are often used in interior design, with stock images, or customized with personal photographs. You can put them in your home, decorate your bedroom or living room walls, office walls or garden, they can decorate indoors and outdoors as well. They can be mass-produced and available through high-street retailers and home-improvement stores or personalized one-off canvas prints produced from the individual’s own photograph, or drawing, usually uploaded via the internet, or ordered direct from social media websites.
Canvas print is one modern reliable peace of art available to everyone whether you are just an art fan or a professional artist you can make your own high quality artwork using your photo sources or your imagination. It’s all up to you.