English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "canvas"

You should turn the canoe over and cover it with a canvas when it's not being usedOur old canvas tent weighs a ton.

You should turn the canoe over and cover it with a canvas when it's not being used.

The artist stood in front of his empty canvas with a paintbrush in his hand.

The first umbrellas in Europe were made of wood or whalebone, and were covered with oiled canvas.

Danny Kaye once said, Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint on it you can.

Charles Warner once remarked that a great artist can paint a great picture on a small canvas.

He was carrying his equipment in a heavy canvas bag.

The art gallery's current show features canvases by some of our country's greatest painters.

Canvas tents for camping have been replaced by lighter, nylon models.

We stretched a large canvas tarp over the picnic area in case of rain.

The artist painted his canvas plain white before beginning his painting.

X-rays of the canvas of the Mona Lisa show that there are three completely different versions of the same subject, all painted by Leonardo da Vinci, under the final picture.

Canvas became popular as a painting surface when artists discovered that the woven texture of canvas held paint better than wood did.

Discussion question: Some people suggest that babies are born as blank canvases, and their character is determined entirely by their upbringing. Do you agree?

Find someone who has painted on a canvas.


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