As a giclee printer for artists and photographers, our work is gratifying when we get to be part of reproducing the stunning works of art that pass through our studios every day. As a team of artists ourselves, we share the same passion and are inspired by those who come to us to make art prints. One of our loyal customers, Bonnie Monteleone, is one such artist whose photographs of a plastic sea with mermaids coming off our canvas printer sparked our interest to learn more ...
How do you keep your canvas prints from fading? It's a common question we get here at Canvas Giclee Printing. It is important to print your art using canvas and inks designed to last a lifetime without fading. Using a canvas with a built in coating that makes it UV protective, moisture and abrasion resistant will keep it looking vibrant through time. Printing with "light fast" archival inks will also ensure the color fidelity of the canvas print for up to 100 years and beyond. However, additives to the canvas such as Optical Brighteners (OBA's) do not qualify as "archival" and shorten ...
It has been scientifically proven that our physical surroundings affect our emotional state. High quality business art is an untapped resource that you can use to your advantage, especially if you are working with high end clients with cultured tastes and selling an expensive service or product. Cheap canvas prints are noticeably different from [...]
The best means to create as well as transform a favorite photo into a striking piece of photo art for display as wall art is to make a canvas print from digital pictures. Digital photo printing to canvas is also useful for custom tailored presents such as art prints for a wedding celebration, anniversary [...]
The association of giclee printing with its conceptual cousin - inkjet printing - has actually led some people to question the validity of this printing medium as a real fine art system. To address this, it is first crucial to take a look at the history of art printmaking and see if giclee printing [...]
When decorating with art for commercial spaces, art directors have the power to completely transform the look and feel of a space through the use of canvas wall art. In fact, the selection of commercial art for buildings, offices and retail spaces can make all the difference in the ambience of these finished projects [...]
Everyone loves the creative challenge of turning a room into a comfortable living space. We all like a change in some manner, whether it be re-arranging the furniture or deciding to paint the walls for a fresh, new look. If you are decorating a single room or an entire home, take into account the foundation of [...]
The team at Canvas Giclee Printing is proud to announce their part in the transformation of AG Credit Bank in Merced, California. Our fine-art printing company was hired by Bill & Brigitte Clough of Captivating Photos LLC, to print their photography on gallery-wrapped canvas prints for this 30-piece installation project. The custom canvas prints varied in [...]
Life under the sea is intriguing and refreshing to us land dwellers, and hopefully the underwater photography tips provided here will open a portal to life beneath the waves while providing some great ideas for preserving that beauty forever. The underwater world is not something we see every day. Often the only glimpses we [...]
Springtime is here again and with this change in season, the beauty of nature comes alive. And now thanks to the fantastic digital technology employed at Canvas Giclee Printing, you can bring that beauty indoors permanently. Simply capture your favorite spring photos and have your pictures printed on canvas. The world around us blossoms into [...]