By Business Wire, September 12, 2013, 01:16:00 PM EDT
My Craft Channel Demonstrates Crafting and Scrapbooking Capabilities
with Canon Products Through A Free Online Video Series Developed to
Inspire Imagination and Creativity
MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
To showcase fun and creative ways to use Canon printers for crafting
projects, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is
collaborating with the popular online craft TV network, My
Craft Channel (MCC) on a 12-week instructional video series titled,
"Get Creative with Canon." MCC will produce weekly inspirational and
educational videos showing users how Canon printers can be used to
create fun projects for crafting, scrapbooking and home décor.
The series will teach artists, crafters and scrapbookers about how Canon
products, such as the PIXMA MG7120 Wireless1 Photo All-In-One
printer, can be used to print photos for scrapbooking and do-it-yourself
projects. Segment themes include: Bring Your Digital Files to Life,
Beyond the Frame, and Personalized Gifts.
"Our new relationship with My Craft Channel is indicative of Canon's
continued interest and commitment to the crafting community," said
Yuichi Ishizuka, executive vice president and general manager, Imaging
Technologies & Communications Group, Canon U.S.A. "We look forward to My
Craft Channel showcasing Canon printers in its creative video series and
educating this online community on how Canon products can enhance their
"We are thrilled to team up with Canon to present a brand new creative
printing series," said Kristine McKay, founder and president, My Craft
Channel. "Each week, we will show you ways that you can transform your
home printer into a tool for home décor, party planning, gift giving,
and more. Before you know it, your Canon printer will be your favorite
craft tool, like it is ours."
The first of the 12 videos aired on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. Episodes
are scheduled to air every Wednesday up until Nov. 20, 2013 and can be
accessed through the MCC website at http://www.mycraftchannel.com/shows/Get-Creative-with-Canon/.
To learn more about Canon's craft and product offerings, or to see the
full schedule of Canon segments on MCC, visit the Canon Crafting Corner
About My Craft Channel
Craft Channel is the first-of-its-kind online craft TV network that
features top craft celebrities from across the country. It brings the
blogger, crafter and scrapbook community together in one place to
provide inspiration through HD-quality broadcasting in various
categories from sewing, scrapbooking, DIY products, mixed media,
stamping, home décor, hybrid digital, photography, party planning,
product reviews and more. The network's mission is to create a community
where women around the world can unlock inspiration and develop their
talents through interaction with the energetic and talented hosts at My
Craft Channel. The My Craft Channel team works diligently to seek out
high-quality and affordable products, tools, and designs and to
demonstrate and display those products to your desktop or mobile device
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer,
business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With
approximately $40 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon
Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2012†
and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2013.
In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the PCMag.com Readers' Choice Award
for Service and Reliability in the digital camera and printer categories
for the ninth consecutive year, and for camcorders for the past two
years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer
satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer
service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A.
is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A.,
sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss
and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.
†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and
All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of their
1 Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless
802.11b/g or 802.11n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on
terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.
Source: Canon U.S.A., Inc.