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Friday, August 24, 2012

Canvas4Life Review and Giveaway

I love anything to do with interior decorating. I'm constantly picking out new pieces of artwork for my apartment, or updating accent pieces. I love to watch HGTV too. There's nothing like having a new piece of art on the wall. It makes the room come alive and bring warmth and conversation to it. Do you know what makes an ordinary piece of art stand out? The answer to that question would be a canvas on your wall that you custom designed from a picture that you took. That is extra special.



Canvas4Life is an exciting and innovative company giving people worldwide the ability to transform their digital photos into amazing canvas art prints. Their mission is to provide great custom wall art, at affordable prices, to every home around the world. There is no canvas art print that they cannot create. Simply upload your photo onto their website and they do the rest. They print just about any sized photo on high-quality, 100% cotton canvas. Each print is gallery wrapped on professional stretcher bars and you even get to choose from many free creative options, like their Andy Warhol effect, as well as special cropping and other advanced edit.

A beautiful canvas displaying a picture of your family would be a great addition to a family room or living room. Capture your memories and enjoy them through a beautiful piece of art on your wall.

I had the opportunity to create my own canvas for review purposes. Since I am moving next month, it couldn't have come at a better time since I can hang it up in my new apartment. I spent some time deciding what I would like. I didn't know if I wanted a picture of the beach, flowers that I took, or what. I love photography and am constantly taking pictures, so I had a lot to choose from. I finally settled on a gorgeous picture of Manhattan that I took a few months back. I took the picture at night and I really loved the way it came out. I knew it would be perfect to choose.

The canvas came very quickly, within a few days. It was packaged very carefully and bubble wrapped well. The canvas is a 16x20 which is a great size for any wall.



I took this picture when I was standing on a bridge, which is how I achieved that angle. I instagramed it, which I tend to do to most pictures I take. I love when photos have a vintage feel to them. It really appeals to me and makes the pictures look like they are from a different era.

The canvas is created very well. It's solidly made and is of high quality. The back of the canvas has an area for you to hang up on the wall, which makes things a lot easier. I can't wait to hang this up in my new apt, it will look great!

Ordering a canvas would be a perfect gift for practically anybody, for any occasion. Why not order a canvas featuring a favorite picture of you and your girlfriend, or a photo of your grandchildren for a proud grandma to display? The possibilities are endless. This is one gift that will surely make anybody happy.

GIVEAWAY RULES:
1. I will be picking ONE (1) winner for this contest. One winner will win a 16x20 custom canvas of their creation from Canvas4Life.

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Winner will be chosen on September 7th, 2012 at 10 pm and then will be emailed.
One entry per day.
Alternate winner will be chosen if winner does not respond after 48 hours. Thank you and good luck!
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  1. I would choose a picture of my two boys on the beach.

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  2. I would pick a picture of my little girl on her first day of preschool!

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  5. either a closeup of my servicedog at nose level or my mom and servicedog together - two great pics i have to choose from if i win

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  13. I would pick a picture of my sons from my younger ones first birthday.

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  18. I would choose a picture I took of some wild horses.
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  20. I'd choose a pic of my 17 year old lefty pitching
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  23. A picture of my little dogs.
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  32. I would use the picture of my daughter doing a dance leap if I won.

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  33. I'd use a pic of my new adorable Pug puppy.
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  36. I have a picture that I took of a Cactus Wren on a Saghauro that I'd love to have in a canvas print.
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  37. i would choose a family portrait

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  39. I would choose my family portrait for this canvas

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  45. I would choose our family photo. I am so bad at having photos of my own family hanging on the walls. I have one of everyone else's. Time to change that.
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  46. a family picture that we took at a park.
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  50. I would get a picture of my new grandbaby.
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  60. I'd pick a lake picture :)

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  63. a great dog show pic for my wife
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  64. I would choose the back to school picture I took of my boys from this year
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  69. a pic of my 2 kids
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  74. Something from Italy, not sure which picture.

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  82. A picture of my family at the beach
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  86. I would get a picture of my family!

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  88. Would love to have a recent picture of all thre of my children together
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  89. I would use a picture of me and my fiance

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  90. I have some nice pictures of the flowers in my garden.

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  91. I would choose a picture I took of the Red Rocks in Sedona when we were there last year. Thanks

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  94. I would use a picture of my two little girls.
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  95. I took a great picture of the mountains in Austria on our last vacation. That's the one I would use.

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  100. I have a beautiful landscape pic from my parents lake house that I'd love to make for them!

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  108. A picture of my kids at the beach.
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  109. I have a picture of my kids in a field of wildflowers.

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  110. I'd probably choose a wedding picture.

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  111. I would use a pic I took a couple years ago, of a sunset on the pier, while fishing with my husband :) jenniferpeaslee at gmail dot com

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  113. A photo with my boyfriend in Washington, DC

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  119. I would choose the photo of my daughter dancing outside during a storm

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  124. I really love a pic of my 2 youngest grand daughters together..

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  125. I would choose a pic of my son dunking a basketball

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  129. I would choose the picture of my late grandmother and my son hugging together- my favorite picture ever!
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  138. i would choose a picture of me and hubby that we both love
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  143. I would order a canvas of a picture I took at the NC beach. It would be beautiful

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  144. I would get a picture of my pregnant wife and kids. It would be awesome.

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  145. I'd have a picture of my hubby and I at the top of the spaceneedle done

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  153. I would choose a photo of my children!

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  157. I would pick a picture of my two girls on the day my youngest was born
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  160. I work at an animal shelter and have an amazing photo of our resident kitty that just past away after calling the shelter home for 14 years. I would love to have the photo turned into a canvas print to hang at that shelter in her honor. The whole community has come together to grieve and the local paper even printed a story about her. :)

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  167. I would choose a picture of my daughter and her fiance.
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  169. I guess I'll pick me & my wife's pic for this.

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