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  • The Benefits of Do-It-Yourself Wedding Invitations, Decorations and ...

    For the budget-friendly bride, planning a wedding can seem like an endless list of expenses. Keep costs down — and add an extra-special decorative touch — by opting for a little DIY magic.

  • 5 DIY Halloween Decorations for the Office

    Halloween is the perfect excuse to dust off your workspace, celebrate, and start getting crafty. Even if you've outgrown your trick-or-treating days, it's always fun to walk down memory lane.

  • 7 Types of Printed Wall Murals

    7 Types of Printed Wall Murals

    Even if you don't consider yourself an artist, you can show off your DIY chops and impress your friends with a homemade wall mural. Your Canon PIXMA printer and some photo paper can tackle the task with ease.

  • 5 Ways to Repurpose Your Kid's Art Work

    5 Ways to Repurpose Your Kid's Art Work

    You love your kids' art - but between the school projects, arts and crafts, and spontaneous artwork spawned by rainy days at home, you're starting to get buried under all the paper.

  • 5 Ways to Repurpose Your Kid's Art Work

    Invigorate Your Home Office With an Inspirational Quote

    Think about the words "home" and "office." Look at them side-by-side, nestled all cozy next to each other. "Home" and "office" - they're friends, they co-exist. And their closeness sends a message:

  • 5 Ways to Repurpose Your Kid's Art Work

    Canon's Creativity Hub

    What happens when you blend advanced inkjet technology with genuine Canon inks and specialty papers? Endless opportunities for creative expression. Whether you’re putting a do-it-yourself spin on your home décor...

  • 5 Home Decor Items You Didn't Know You Could Make..

    5 Home Decor Items You Didn't Know You Could Make..

    Home decor makeovers don't have to break the bank. Instead of running to the department store, rethink and repurpose the items you probably already have in your craft room or home office.

  • HouseWarming How-To: Debut Your New Home

    HouseWarming How-To: Debut Your New Home

    A house is just a house, but what makes it a home is warmth - that distinctly cozy vibe you get every time you open the front door. Housewarming parties start the nesting process off right.

  • No-Fuss New Home: DIY Decorations on a Budget

    No-Fuss New Home: DIY Decorations on a Budget

    Outfitting a new home can be a real challenge when you're on a budget. DIY décor is a great option for the budget-conscious, and you don't need to be a craftsman or an expert artist to create one-of-a-kind items.

  • Photo Fabulous: How to Give Your Old Photos a Facelift

    Photo Fabulous: How to Give Your Old Photos a Facelift

    A picture is worth more than a thousand words - it's worth a million memories. But try as we might to immortalize our moments, some photos fall by the wayside.

  • 5 Unconventional Ways to Use Your Printer

    5 Unconventional Ways to Use Your Printer

    Your printer is useful for a lot more than just printing out school assignments and concert tickets. Sure, it can get you through a hard day at the office, but there's no reason to limit it to mundane tasks.

  • DIY Photo Display Ideas

    DIY Photo Display Ideas

    With the widespread popularity of social media, taking (and posting) tons of pictures on a daily basis has become the norm. But that also means that we're capturing way more photos than we actually use.

  • 4 DIY Fireplace Decorations for Your Holiday Mantel

    4 DIY Fireplace Decorations for Your Holiday Mantel

    Sitting by the fire on a chilly winter night is a staple of the approaching holidays. In fact, the fireplace itself is a pivotal area of holiday celebration in many homes - too important to leave undecorated.

  • 6 DIY Decor Ideas That Won't Hurt Your Security Deposit

    6 DIY Decor Ideas That Won't Hurt Your Security Deposit

    Stepping on the leftover bubble wrap from your moving boxes, peeling off that painter's tape to reveal a perfectly straight edge, popping a champagne cork to celebrate your new apartment — settling in to a fresh nest is brimming with little satisfactions.

  • 5 DIY Nursery Themes

    5 DIY Nursery Themes

    As an expecting parent, you've got big dreams for your baby. You want them to learn, explore and imagine, and to do that, they’ll need a place of their own that inspires creativity.

  • Spice up your Space

    Spice up your Space

    Your walls are a blank canvas, but that doesn't mean your only option is to paint them a solid color. Usually, incorporating wall design means multiple trips to the hardware store and waiting in line to speak with the person at the paint counter.

  • Life in Color: The Best Printer for Bright DIY Projects

    Life in Color: The Best Printer for Bright DIY Projects

    When you take on a craft project, you want it to look just as vivid on paper as it does in real life - and the key to that is color. The darker shades should create depth and body, while the lighter hues highlight the standout features of the image.

  • 4 Ways A Wireless Printer Can Make Your Life Easier

    4 Ways A Wireless Printer Can Make Your Life Easier

    Take a look at your desk. Chances are it's a sea of wires - chargers, AC adapters, USB cables, you name it. Opting for a wireless printer not only helps de-clutter the Eternal Bog of Cables, it helps free up your creativity.

  • Guide to Printing the Perfect Picture

    Guide to Printing the Perfect Picture

    You know the moment all too well - you're about to capture that perfect sunset picture when you're phone runs out of storage. Despite taking hundreds of pictures with digital cameras or smartphones.

  • Take Charge Of Tax Season With Your Canon MAXIFY Printer

    Take Charge Of Tax Season With Your Canon MAXIFY Printer

    When it comes to filing your taxes, the only way to get ahead of the game is to get organized. That might mean filing a year's worth of paper clutter into more manageable chunks so it's easier to locate specific data...

  • Printer Buying Guide

    Printer Buying Guide

    Finding the right printer can be an overwhelming task. There are many different features to consider that can make you second guess which one suits your needs the most.

  • Keep Your Tax Documents Organized With the 3-Folder System

    Keep Your Tax Documents Organized With the 3-Folder System

    For most taxpayers, tax time starts well before the April filing deadline is near. Maintaining this deluge of necessary documents in an organized fashion can make for quite the headache.

  • 5 Helpful Tools for the At-Home CPA This Tax Season

    5 Helpful Tools for At-Home this Tax Season

    You might not be a Certified Public Accountant, but you can still take on tax season if you have the right tools. Whether you're a freelancer or a small-business entrepreneur, you can save big — to the tune of $50 to $150 per hour, by 2016 estimates — by doing your taxes yourself.

  • 5 Things Your Camera Can Do That Your Smartphone Might Not Be Able To Do

    5 Things Your Camera Can Do That Your Smartphone....

    Your smartphone is probably able to snap, edit, and share photos on the fly, but that may mean prioritizing portability and convenience over image quality.

  • Visualizing Your Scene in Black and White

    Visualizing Your Scene in Black and White

    For the modern-day photographer, the world is a kaleidoscope of color. It can be captured in the green blades of grass that emerge after a long, chilly winter.

  • 15 Tips For Improving Your Sports Photography Skills

    15 Tips For Improving Your Sports Photography

    Whether you're a budding sports photographer or simply love the thrill of the game, athletic and sporting events provide an adrenaline rush that simply can't be beat.

  • Capture Family Moments

    Capture Family Moments

    They only grow up once, so you better BRING IT. From pregnancy to first steps to birthdays, bring your Canon so you don't miss a single moment.

  • Travel

    Travel

    Pack your bags. Pack your Canon. And get ready to BRING IT. Because you don't want to miss the chance to see the world in a whole new light.

  • Macro Photography: Get Up-Close-and-Personal

    Macro Photography: Get Up-Close-and-Personal

    As we rush through the hustle and bustle of daily life, it's sometimes easy to forget the importance of slowing down. Too often we find ourselves consumed by the "big picture".

  • Macro Photography: Get Up-Close-and-Personal

    Quiz - Which Camera Should I Buy?

    ... an all-in-one compact camera that I can take anywhere OR ... a camera where I can change the lens to get the very best out of every situation.

  • Camera Buying Guide

    Camera Buying Guide

    Whether it's a first-time purchase, or an upgrade to your current equipment, searching for a new camera can be an exciting and intimidating experience all wrapped in one. Finding the best camera isn't about...

  • What is the Best Point and Shoot Camera?

    What is the Best Point and Shoot Camera?

    From day trips and vacations, to concerts and sporting events, point-and-shoot digital cameras can travel anywhere, any time. Their slim design can squeeze into the tightest spaces, such as a purse or backpack, making them easy to retrieve at a moment's notice.

  • Best Camera Accessories

    Best Camera Accessories

    What's most important to you when it comes to maximizing your equipment? Maybe it's an extra battery to boost shooting time, or a tripod to improve stability. Or, perhaps it's a sturdy case for added protection.

  • What is the Best EOS DSLR Camera for You?

    What is the Best EOS DSLR Camera for You?

    Digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) cameras are the best choice when image quality, autofocus speed, and creative flexibility are at the top of your list. DSLR cameras are outfitted with several stand-out features, including interchangeable lenses, fast autofocus performance, and excellent low-light capability, making them the go-to camera for beginners and professionals alike.

  • What is a Mirrorless Camera

    What is a Mirrorless Camera

    Blending the best of both worlds, a mirrorless compact interchangeable-lens camera offers the lightweight, stylish design of a point-and-shoot, with the interchangeable lens system of a DSLR.

  • Pet Photography Pointers: Tips for Capturing Your Four-Legged Friends

    Pet Photography Pointers: Tips for Capturing Your Four-Legged Friends

    Playful, inquisitive, loyal, and — as most pet owners would agree — pawsitively purrfect . But there’s no denying it: even the most well-trained cat or dog can quickly become uncooperative and finicky in front of a camera.

  • It's all In the Details

    It's all In the Details

    The world looks different from behind a camera lens. It's both literal and abstract, with patterns and colors that aren't quite as obvious when you see them outside of the viewfinder.

  • Explore Lenses

    Explore Lenses

    Experience how changing your lens can unlock a world of possibilities, and see beyond what meets the eye.

  • Explore Macro Lenses

    Explore Macro Lenses

    A macro lens lets you magnify just about anything. A great way to explore the miniature worlds that exist all around us, macro photography is often used to reveal the tiniest of subjects.

  • Explore STM Lenses

    Explore STM Lenses

    Just like when you make a sound, your ears hear it, when your camera makes a sound, its built-in mic records it. While some lenses make little but audible mechanical noises when they focus, STM lenses focus in near silence.

  • Explore Wide Angel Lenses

    Explore Wide Angle Lenses

    A wide-angle lens has a short focal length. And that allows you to play with perspective. You can step back to get more of a scene into an image, or get up close to make a subject in the foreground stand out.

  • Explore Tilt Shift Lenses

    Explore Tilt Shift Lenses

    Tilt-shifts may be the trickiest and most complicated lenses to master. But the perspective-altering effects they let you achieve are also super rewarding.

  • Explore Prime Lenses Lenses

    Explore Prime Lenses

    A prime lens has only one focal length. That means if you want to get closer to a subject, you’ve got to use your feet. While this may make primes less convenient than zoom lenses, primes are usually smaller, lighter, and faster.

  • Explore Telephoto Lenses

    Explore Telephoto Lenses

    A telephoto lens lets you get a good look at subjects you can’t get close to. Great for nature lovers and sports buffs alike, these powerful lenses let you see much further than you ever could with your eyes alone.

  • Explore Prime Lenses Lenses

    Explore Fisheye

    Fisheyes are the most extreme wide-angle lenses. Most lenses are built to help avoid distortion. Fisheye lenses specialize in it—and that’s where the fun begins.

  • Explore Zoom Lenses

    Explore Zoom Lenses

    There are two kinds of lenses: zooms and primes. And for most people, a zoom is the place to start. With a zoom you can adjust the focal length. That gives you the power to capture something close to you, or “zoom in” to magnify something far away.

  • What Lenses Do I Need?

    What Lenses Do I Need?

    Equip your DSLR or mirrorless camera with an interchangeable lens, and suddenly you'll view the world through a new pair of "eyes." Arguably the most important investment in your camera bag, an interchangeable lens..

  • The Benefits of Do-It-Yourself Wedding Invitations

    They Grow So Fast! Save Money and Make Baby's...

    Bottles, toys, diapers, car seats, strollers ... whew! There's simply no way around it: babies can be expensive. Fortunately, you can stretch your dollars - not to mention countless environmental resources - by using your PIXMA printer to create some of your own baby-friendly clothes and textiles.

  • 6 Homemade Gifts to Bring to a Baby Shower

    6 Homemade Gifts to Bring to a Baby Shower

    Why go for the standard diapers and grooming supplies when it comes to giving a baby shower gift? These handmade, one-of-a-kind gift ideas will kick your shower skills up a notch!

  • DIY Shadow Box for New Babys Nursery

    DIY Shadow Box for New Babys Nursery

    For the budget-friendly bride, planning a wedding can seem like an endless list of expenses. Keep costs down — and add an extra-special decorative touch — by opting for a little DIY magic.

  • How To Make A Pregnancy Scrapbook

    How To Make A Pregnancy Scrapbook

    The memories you make with your new baby begin long before you give birth, and a pregnancy scrapbook can be a great way to preserve those brief beautiful moments.

  • 5 DIY Nursery Themes

    5 DIY Nursery Themes

    As an expecting parent, you've got big dreams for your baby. You want them to learn, explore and imagine, and to do that, they’ll need a place of their own that inspires creativity.

  • Clear The Clutter! 5 DIY Crafts To Organize

    Clear The Clutter! 5 DIY Crafts To Organize

    Making the move into a college dorm room is all about consolidating and saving space. When you find yourself sharing a tiny area with other students, things can easily become messy and disorganized.

  • Further Than a Frame: How to Make Your Photography Look Like a Work of Art

    Further Than a Frame: How to Make Your Photography...

    Artful photography starts with composition. If you know how to fill a frame, understand the rule of thirds and can use lead lines to draw your viewers' eyes, you're off to a good start.

  • DIY Paper Flowers to Add Life to Your Dorm

    DIY Paper Flowers to Add Life to Your Dorm

    College is a time for creativity and self-expression. When you’re nesting into your first dorm, those creative impulses are ready to burst out, but they might have to burst out on a budget.

  • Shape Up! Give Your Pictures Dimension With Glaze and a Curved Surface

    Shape Up! Give Your Pictures Dimension

    A bit of glue or spray adhesive is typically all you need to mount a photo print, but it's not always the best way to secure images around unconventional shapes.

  • Summer Craft Ideas for Kids

    Summer Craft Ideas for Kids

    Everyone loves summer - the warm nights, the patriotic celebrations, the excuse to eat ice cream anytime - but parents know that it can be difficult to keep kids engaged during the months that they're not in school.

  • Personalize and Organize Your Child's School Supplies

    Personalize and Organize Your Child's School Supplies

    Think back to the best parts of elementary school - chances are, you've got visions of papier-mâché volcanoes and construction-paper Valentine's Day cards.

  • DIY Holiday Party: Make Your Own Everything

    Back To School Hacks: Printable Study Helpers

    One PIXMA printer + a little craftiness + your K-12 kids = the brightest minds of tomorrow. Maybe your kids haven't always gotten along with their schoolwork, but a little play goes a long way.

  • Keep Their Crafts Forever: 3 Ways To Turn Your Child's Art Into A Keepsake

    Keep Their Crafts
    Forever

    Childhood is a fleeting thing. No matter how much you want the cute little laughs and comfy cuddles to last forever, your kids will become teens before you know it. On the other hand, art is forever - even when the medium is crayons, macaroni or fruit-scented markers.

  • Good Behavior Prizes For Kids

    Good Behavior Prizes For Kids

    Parents and teachers know the power of good behavior prizes — they’re a natural way to take that "good job" or "thank you" and make it into something fun, physical and easy for kids to recognize.

  • Card Crafts: DIY Invitations

    Card Crafts: DIY Invitations

    Whether you're unhappy with the selection available on the retail market, want an obscure pattern or color combo, or simply want to flex your own creative muscles.

  • 5 Types Of Paper Holiday Decorations

    5 Types Of Paper Holiday Decorations

    Putting up holiday decorations is almost as fun as opening up presents and feasting on holiday goodies.

  • Organize Your Christmas Cards Into A DIY Display

    Organize Your Christmas Cards Into A DIY Display

    Holiday cards aren't just for seasonal greetings - between the lines, they say, "We're thinking about you, and we want you to know it." It's a warm feeling, and it's one that you just have to share.

  • Turn Your Home Into A Winter Wonderland

    Turn Your Home Into A Winter Wonderland

    Decking the halls during the holiday season can get pretty pricey, but fortunately, ‘tis the season to get crafty. With these four, easy-to-create DIY hanging paper decorations.

  • Printable Crafts For Halloween

    Printable Crafts For Halloween

    Throwing a killer Halloween party is all about being unique - when you've got the perfect playlist, a witty costume and the finest collection of witch's brew on the block.

  • Printable Coloring Pages for Adults

    Printable Coloring Pages for Adults

    Unwind, unplug, and unleash your imagination. Keep everyday stress at bay with our collection of printable coloring pages. Our eclectic mix features over 125 illustrations to help you slow down, de-stress, and awaken your artistic side.

  • Guide to DSLR External Flash

    A Guide to DSLR External Flash

    There's no question about it — photographing a subject in less-than-optimal lighting conditions can make or break your shot. But if you're armed with an external flash or "Speedlite," you'll have the power to control your light source in any situation, light or dark.

  • Your Guide to Better Photos - Flash Classroom

    Your Guide to Better Photos - Flash Classroom

    Side lighting makes food look delicious. When shooting food, aim light from the side or diagonally from the back. The external flash’s flexibility lets you create the charming afternoon ambience of a café terrace, even if you shoot at night!

  • Printable Coloring Pages - Featured Artists

    Printable Coloring Pages - Featured Artists

    Cut back on stress and kick-start your creativity. Our coloring pages offer relaxing, therapeutic designs to quiet the mind and awaken the spirit. Channel your inner artist by learning about our featured designers and publishers.

  • Give Your Pictures Dimension With Glaze And A Curved Surface

    Give Your Pictures Dimension With Glaze And A Curved Surface

    Glaze Basics: Working with glaze isn't the same as other adhesives. Keep these rules of thumb in mind when crafting with this glossy tool:

  • 6 Scrapbooking Secrets for Craft Lovers Everywhere

    6 Scrapbooking Secrets for Craft Lovers Everywhere

    For the craft-minded, scrapbooking is the gift that keeps on giving - whether it's a DIY present or simply a way to keep memorable moments alive. But before you can jump headfirst into the brave new world of scrapbooking, you've got to get your feet wet.

  • How to Make Your Own Cookbook

    How to Make Your Own Cookbook

    Like every classic homemade dish passed on from an aunt or bookmarked on your browser, a good DIY cookbook calls for a solid recipe. In this case, you need one part fabulous foodography and one part well-crafted scrapbook.

  • 5 Types of Photo Books You Can Print at Home

    5 Types of Photo Books You Can Print at Home

    What types of photo books can you print with your PIXMA printer? With easy wireless printing, ChromaLife quality and scrapbook-friendly apps like Creative Park included out of the box, the answer is a resounding "all of them."

  • How to Make a DIY Photo Booth

    How to Make a DIY
    Photo Booth

    The silly snapshots. The funky hats. The feather boas. When it comes to planning the big holiday party, few things capture all of the fun and lasting memories like a photo booth.

  • WiFi Camera, The Best Camera for Photography

    WiFi Camera, The Best Camera for Photography

    Traveling is all about freedom — whether you're sipping warm, spiced wine in Bordeaux or getting away from the cold in Bali, your mind should be worry-free, focused on absorbing experiences and creating memories.

  • How to Wirelessly Transfer and Share Pictures from DSLR

    How to Wirelessly Transfer and Share Pictures from DSLR

    If Christmas is all about making memories, capturing them is often half the fun. And though your smartphone makes sharing photos with friends and family extremely easy, the reality is you'll get much better photos using...

  • 5 DIY Christmas Cards for the Holiday Season

    5 DIY Christmas Cards for the Holiday Season

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and one of the best ways of spreading joy and cheer is through annual holiday greeting cards. This year, rather than dropping lots of cash at the store, or ordering generic greetings online, get crafty with DIY Christmas cards and homemade holiday cards.

  • How to Write a Letter to Santa

    How to Write a Letter to Santa

    Break out the pen and paper — it’s time to teach your kids how to write a letter to Santa! We all know that he sees you when you’re sleeping. And we’re aware that he knows when you’re awake.

  • Ring in 2018 DIY-style with These New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

    Ring in 2018 DIY-style with These New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

    December 31 is always a great time to host a soiree. By planning your own New Year’s Eve party, you're able to bring your friends and family together while managing to avoid overpriced restaurants, and, when the night is done, you’re already safe and sound in your own home.

  • 4 Ways to Print Your Own Gift Wrapping Paper (and Accents) for the Holidays

    4 Ways to Print Your Own Gift Wrapping Paper (and Accents) for the Holidays

    Want to give gifts that stand out this holiday season? Create your own gift wrapping paper (plus ribbons, gift tags, and even gift bags) using your printer! Simple, crafty and straight from the heart, here are some creative gift wrapping ideas to try at home.

  • Free Holiday Printables

    Free Holiday Printables

    Print the perfect holiday invitation for every event this season from cookie exchanges to cocktail parties, caroling gatherings, dinners, and more!

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    Free Halloween Printables

    TREAT YOURSELF TO A HELPFUL HALLOWEEN TOOLKIT. NO TRICKS. With decorations, games, and even DIY masks, it’s easy to print our Halloween-inspired crafts. Just click to download, print, and enjoy.

  • Wedding Photography Essential Gear Guide

    Wedding Photography Essential Gear Guide

    We've put together this handy guide to give you expert advice on how to build the ultimate gear bag for any engagement or wedding photo shoot.

  • Shoot for Greatness

    Shoot for Greatness

    Being at the right place at the right time means nothing without the right camera. And with the EOS Rebel T7i, you'll never miss a moment again.

  • 4 Valentines Day Crafts

    4 Valentines Day Crafts

    Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and a surefire way to spread the love is to print your own Valentine’s Day cards and crafts.

  • 5 DIY Halloween Decorations For The Office

    Spook Up Your Party With DIY Halloween Printables

    Halloween is the time to flex your creativity, and that goes beyond making the best costume (although that's important, too!). This fall, throw yourself into party planning DIY-style and personalize every aspect of your spooky

  • DIY Halloween Decorations That Don't Break The Bank

    DIY Halloween Decorations That Don't Break The Bank

    There’s no reason to spend an arm and a leg on decorations this Halloween (pun intended) when you can print your own! With a little time, research and creativity, you can impress your friends and neighbors

  • Want To Stand Out For The Spookiest Time Of Year? Fire Up Your Printer And Go The DIY Halloween Costume Route

    Want To Stand Out For The Spookiest Time Of Year?

    Are you ready to hear the ultimate Halloween horror story? You spend weeks searching for the perfect costume, walk out the door - and someone else is wearing the exact same costume.

  • Want To Stand Out For The Spookiest Time Of Year? Fire Up Your Printer And Go The DIY Halloween Costume Route

    Want To Stand Out For The Spookiest Time Of Year?

    Are you ready to hear the ultimate Halloween horror story? You spend weeks searching for the perfect costume, walk out the door - and someone else is wearing the exact same costume.

  • Printable Fashion: Make Your Own Jewelry Out of Paper

    Printable Fashion: Make Your Own Jewelry Out of Paper

    Using your smartphone or tablet, search online for a few colorful, eye-catching patterns (like these Canon designs) and use the Canon Print app to send them straight to your PIXMA printer.

  • Ways of Giving Thanks

    Ways of Giving Thanks

    November has arrived, and with it, the season of giving thanks. It’s also Veterans Month, and there’s no better time to kick off your attitude of gratitude than on Veterans Day, November 11.

  • Going Stir Crazy? Try These Indoor Activities for Kids

    Going Stir Crazy? Try These Indoor Activities for Kids

    Turn off the TV and take back the tablet: we have got some creative indoor activities that your kids will love! Science experiments, cooking projects, games, puzzles, coloring pages and more!

  • 7 Mother's Day Crafts Kids Can Do

    7 Mother's Day Crafts Kids Can Do

    Having your children craft their own Mother’s Day gift is a special way of saying “I love you.” It’s personalized, thoughtful, and shows they took the time and effort to show how much they love and appreciate mom.

  • 5 Tips and Tools to Help You Get Through Tax Seasons

    5 Tips and Tools to Help You Get Through Tax Seasons

    Filing taxes is an arduous task, but one that can be made less arduous with organization and some helpful tools. Getting a head start ahead of the April deadline also goes a long way towards reducing stress.

  • Easter Crafts for Kids

    Easter Crafts for Kids

    Warm weather is reason enough to celebrate the spring season, and Easter gives us an extra reason to feel festive. There is so much to inspire your spring crafting, from bushy-tailed bunny garland and Easter-themed candy jars to DIY sock bunnies.

  • Cinco De Mayo: How To Plan A Fantastic Fiesta

    Cinco De Mayo: How To Plan A Fantastic Fiesta

    Spruce up your home and yard with crafty decorations that pay tribute to Mexican heritage. Have your kids join in on the fun by coloring these printable coloring pages.

  • 4 Ways to Celebrate National Puppy Day

    4 Ways to Celebrate National Puppy Day

    We could all stand to learn a lot from our dogs. They're loyal, loving and always live in the moment. This National Puppy Day, be sure and show the puppy in your life how doggone much he or she means to you.

  • How to Create an Inspirational Gallery Wall

    How to Create an Inspirational Gallery Wall

    Let’s face it: blank walls are boring. So why not personalize your space by creating unique galleries throughout your home? Don’t just display your photos, prints, paintings and other artwork in your main living spaces.

  • Photo Gear For Your Weekend Getaway

    Photo Gear For Your Weekend Getaway

    When it comes to weekend trips, packing light is the name of the game. This handy snapshot lists all the gear you need to take some awesome vacation photos, without weighing yourself down.

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    Searching for new ways to be inspired? Whether you're a crafter, photographer, or simply passionate about creating, Canon’s educational articles are designed to be your go-to source for information and inspiration. Browse our selection of articles and infographics on a variety of creative topics and projects, ranging from home décor and DIY crafts, to photography tips, small/home office solutions, and more.

    Photography Tips

    Photography Tips

    Enhance your skills with expert advice covering a broad range of topics, ranging from beginner tips, such as choosing the right camera, to specialized techniques, such as macro and sports photography. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just beginning your photography career, you can always learn something new.


    For the Home

    For the Home


    Room in need of that extra-special decorative touch? Create a soft, cozy feel with a variety of printed projects, including festive banners, seasonal candle wraps, and more. Or, spruce up your bare walls with homemade murals, framed prints, and stenciled crafts that add a pop of color.


    For the Home

    For the Office


    Perform at the top of your game — and add a fresh, new look to your office — with printing solutions that blend style with productivity. From filing tax documents to printing photo displays and inspirational quotes, liven up your workspace with office-themed tips that jumpstart your creativity and help you stay on track.


    Fun, Easy Crafts

    Fun, Easy Crafts

    No matter if you’re moving into a dorm room or brainstorming activities for the kids, a little imagination — and some DIY crafts — can go a long way. Grab your paper supplies and get creative! From quick organization hacks to scrapbooking tips, learn how to channel your artistic side and transform your favorite space.