Decorating with Landscape Paintings on Canvas

Decorating with Landscape Paintings on Canvas

Introduction
Landscape paintings are perfect for decorating your home, but they also make excellent conversation pieces. Everyone loves a good landscape painting, as they usually depict beautiful places that we would love to see in person. A great artist will be able to bring the scenery to life with amazing detail, and these paintings can really bring life to a room. Many people will put up landscape paintings in their living room, where they can relax on the couch and enjoy the beautiful art. However, canvas paintings will fit well in nearly every room, even the dining room where you eat.


Examples of great paintings:
-“The Secret Supper” (2013): This beautiful landscape painting is created with oil paint by contemporary artist Nino Kabaidze. Unlike many other landscape paintings this one depicts objects inside it along with the scenery, it’s very unique. This would look great in a dining room, especially if the blue colors will match well with your current decorations.
-“Barcos Fuertes Azules” (2013): Edmundo Pita created this painting in 2013 with oil on canvas, and it’s definitely worth purchasing for both decoration and investment reasons. If you’re a boat lover and love being out on the water then this painting will definitely capture your attention, and it would look magnificent in a living room where everyone can see it.
-“Venice Landscape” (2013): Created in 2013 with acrylic paint, “Venice Landscape” is a beautiful painting by Kachina Anastasia. This painting is simply gorgeous, with beautiful blue colors in the sky and water. This is the kind of acrylic painting that people cannot ignore, as it will capture your attention instantly.
-“Landscape 16” (2013): This one proves that not all great landscape paintings are painted on wide canvases, as this one’s dimensions are 24'x36'. The sky will definitely catch your attention as it looks beyond into space, depicting a beautiful sun in the sky surrounded by clouds. “Landscape 16” was created in 2013 by Theo Dapore.

Decorating your home with canvas art
Every home should have at least one landscape painting, as they are great for conversation and great for putting you in a great mood. Most of the time, a landscape painting will go well in a living room where people go to relax and hang out. A great canvas painting will really bring life to the living room, but it’s much more effective if you can get a painting with colors that match with your living room decoration. The right colors can make a huge difference in how the painting is perceived, if the painting doesn’t match well with your furniture and decorations then it won’t produce the jaw-dropping effect that you want. Often when someone walks in a house, the first thing they will notice is the art on the walls, especially if there is an awesome landscape painting in their view.

Landscape paintings look great everywhere though, so you can put one in your room or even in your dining room. It’s nice to have nice scenery while you eat, and this is why many up-scale restaurants will put up landscape paintings on their walls. If you are creative enough and they match how you decorated your home, landscape paintings can fit in well anywhere.

Landscape canvas paintings outside?
If you have a large enough budget for it, you can even purchase landscape canvas paintings build to last outside, usually on your patio where you can see it from the pool or backyard. These canvas paintings are created with exterior paints and they can last outside for a very long time without getting destroyed by the sun and weather. There are certain care requirements though, so make sure to keep them out of the rain and bad weather as much as possible. This will ensure that the outdoor canvases last a long time; otherwise they can fade or get scratched up during a storm.

Purchasing the right painting for your home
With that said, it’s important to purchase the right painting for your home. Especially if you are only purchasing one landscape painting, you want it to be worth your hard-earned money. Canvas paintings will last a very long time and never go bad on you, so just pick a landscape canvas painting that depicts a place you wish you could be. Something beautiful, but that features the colors needed to fit in well at your house. A great painting can brighten up a room, but if you want it to a good painting can also darken a room. It’s all personal preference, so pick the painting that suits you and your home well.

Conclusion
Landscape paintings go great everywhere, even outside if you can afford an outside canvas painting. Take some times and browse through your options before making a final purchase, because you want the right painting for your home. A great painting will never grow old on you and you will never get tired of looking at it, so purchase one that really catches your attention and makes you think. These paintings can be very inspiring, even mood-changing. If you’re ever upset then visualize the scenery from a landscape canvas painting and close your eyes to imagine you are there, this is great for those who meditate. When you have friends and family over for dinner you want a beautiful oil painting that will catch everyone’s attention, possibly giving you something to talk about. So, don’t settle for a cheap painting when you can purchase a very high quality one for a low price.

Posted on 12/23/2014 Art Blog 1179