Our Cotton Canvas is a natural, heavy gauge fabric, that holds up very well. It has a thick, tight weave that makes it a multipurpose fabric. This canvas can be used as an inexpensive substitute for unprimed artist’s canvas.
This material accepts fabric paints and dyes very well, so you can adorn it with any designs or motifs that you desire to make cotton canvas prints. This fabric is very sturdy and can be pulled over a frame without ripping. The canvas is great for school art and sewing classes to practice painting, shaping, and sewing.
This type of canvas is also good for beginners or kids to get started and have fun with. Theaters make excellent use of canvas backdrops painted as scenery and backstage settings. Due to the fabric’s heavy weave, it can be used for all sorts of outdoor hiking equipment and shelters such as tents, backpacks, and tarpaulins.
Canvas can also be used to make sails and shower curtains. In addition, this type of fabric also makes for nice, eco friendly tote bags that are great for everyday use.Canvas can also be made into clothing that will sustain a lot of movement and stretching without any damage.
The thread size for this 10x6” and the thread count is 76x28 10 oz/square yard. We offer canvas in full 25 meter rolls. as well as 5 yard cuts. Please note: when you buy more than one 5 yard cut, it will come as one combined piece unless you specifically tell us to cut increments of 5 yards, up to the full roll yardage. For example, if you buy three 5 yard cuts, you will receive one 15 yard cut.