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Topic: Is a handwoven fabric considered canvas?  (Read 1144 times)
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nimpher21
« on: July 09, 2012 08:17:23 AM »

The handwoven fabric is tightly woven. Is it considered canvas? I asked the people at the weaving shop near me and they said No, just call it handwoven fabric hehehe. See the link below

http://i1170.photobucket.com/albums/r530/nimpher21/colorchoices/IMG_0074.jpg

I have opened an online shop and Im wonderin if I would call the fabric 'handwoven canvas' lolz.  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2012 12:53:35 PM »

I suppose if you go by what wikipedia says,  then that fabric would not necesarialy be called canvas.  It could be canvas weight, but as it states that canvas is typically plain weave, and fibre content is important too.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canvas
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« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2012 03:32:01 AM »

ok. thanks belladune
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