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Canvas material is a plain-woven fabric produced from cotton, linen, hemp, and a variety of other materials. Tent canvas is a durable, heavy-duty woven material that is lightweight but sturdy enough to withstand harsh weather. Duck canvas has a tight weave that makes it waterproof, windproof, and weatherproof. These canvas fabric are suitable for making backpacks, tents, sails and can even be stretched over boats, RVs, and  canoes to make them more water-resistant. A large collection of wholesale canvas material is available for sale at at affordable prices

Types of Canvas Fabrics

Cotton duck fabrics come in various materials, thickness, weave tightness, and weight. Duck cloth has a tighter weave than plain cotton canvas. It also has a heavier weight (in ounces per yard). Waterproof canvas fabric prevents water from seeping through the threads of the cloth and can be treated to offer mildew resistance. This canvas material is commonly used for making tarps (tents), sails and backpacks. Linen canvas offers a fine weave and light material and it is ideal for making light footware or artwork. The price of wholesale canvas fabric is between $450 and $5,000 depending on the weight, material, and any special treatment performed on the material.

Features of Canvas Fabrics

Duck canvas fabric features a tightly wrapped woven material that has many applications in art, printing, clothing, and maritime industries. Waterproof canvas tarps are suitable for tent makers and campers who want adequate protection from the elements. Tailors canvas has a solid structure but is relatively lighter than the material used to make boat sails. Durable canvas materials may be treated to become flame resistant, so they can be used to protect valuable items from fire hazards.

Check out the large selection of canvas fabric materials on They are produced to meet the needs of a wide variety of customers in different industries.