Printing your own photos can be a very exciting experience. After all, you will be able to display your own photography on your walls for everyone to see. If you are considering printing on canvas, there are a lot of benefits to doing it. Not only does it offer you the ability to print on something that will induce no glare, but it can be rather versatile allowing you to have something that fits with any decor. It is even much more affordable than a lot of other ways you might be thinking about decorating your home. However, you will need to know how to make your own canvas photo prints, as its not exactly intuitive. Below, we will discuss some of the tips to do so.
Tips For Making Your Own Canvas Photo Prints:
1. You Need High-Quality Photos
One of the main things that you should be keeping in mind when you are going to be printing your own canvas photo prints would be to keep your quality as high as possible. Printing low-resolution photos on canvas is simply not going to have a good end-result. You want to be certain that the photo you are choosing is high enough in resolution to the point where it will look good when printed and stretched out.
There are different types of canvas that you are going to want to choose from. You will be able to choose from a rolled canvas or even stretched canvas. Stretched canvas has the advantage of being ready to display. Whereas, the rolled canvas is much easier to move around and it can be much cheaper to produce.
3. Use A Mod Podge
Purchase the canvas you want that effectively corresponds with the size of your photo. From there, you will want to spread a layer of Mod-podge all over it and then fold your printed photo and lay it over the canvas and allow it to dry. This will allow you to effectively make your own DIY canvas photo print.
While your results aren’t likely going to be as good as a professional, it can be a fun project and it can produce good results.