Canvas is an extremely durable plain – woven fabric used for making sturdy items.
It used to be made from hemp in earlier days but off let made primarily from cotton. Others like linen or synthetic materials can also be used to make Canvas. it’s an entirely different variety of material to that of cotton as it possesses a plain weave rather than a twill weave in cotton material
Canvas is a waterproof fabric with plastic PVC backing & waterproof coating making it resilient & durable. It can be treated easily with chemical processes to improve it’s properties & requires very little maintenance.
They can be washed easily by hand & in washing machines. One can do soft scrubbing after dipping in little warm detergent water to avoid any damage. Avoid getting canvas in contact with very hot water as they tend to shrink. Rinse the cloth to wipe away any residual soap & air drying in shaded place away from direct exposure to sunlight.
It’s produced in many countries around world & largest producers being China, United States, Russia, India.
Types of Canvas materials
Based on it’s woven pattern there two basic types of Canvas materials,
- Plain Canvas
- Duck Canvas
Duck is the heaviest grade of canvases & made with twice as much fiber in one direction than in other direction.
Properties of Canvas material
- Soft & Fluffy
- Light Weight
- Easily Foldable
- Easily Stretchable
- Durable & Sturdy
- Long Lasting
- Very little or no maintenance
- Easily Washable
Uses of Canvas material
Because of inherent propertied it is a fabric with plethora of advantages & an ideal choice for architectural, industrial & marine applications and personalized uses.
Uses in almost every area of life by men, ladies, kids, students
- Oil paintings & crafts by applying base coat of primer
- Stretched over wooden canoe to make boats
- Outdoor applications like Tents, Sails, Marquees, etc
- Bags for going to offices, school & college
- Shoes, Purses, etc
- Jackets & Wearable
- Home decorative & homemade
Zippy Bags is one of the leading manufacturers, dealers & suppliers of regular & customized bag from Bangalore. We use best quality Fabric to manufacture Canvas bags. We are the wholesale dealers in Bangalore having the experts & capability of manufacturing 1000’s & lakhs of Canvas Bags for bulk order and supply them for you without any hassle. Our manufactured bags are sold in outlets, shops & markets & online in major cities of India like Bangalore, Mysore, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkatta, Ahmedabad, Delhi etc near me.