What Art Suits What Room?
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What Art Suits What Room?

Every room needs art. It’s the perfect way to reflect your personality, as well as tying together a room’s decor style and colour palette. There are a few rules of thumb when choosing art for different rooms in your home, but the most important thing is to choose art that you love. Complementary Spaces One of the more common and easy ways to choose artwork for a room is to take the colour of the wall, and find that colour in an art print. It doesn’t have to be exactly the same colour, so don’t get concerned about that. It can be different shades of the same colour. It not only allows the artwork to be a centrepiece against a complementary wall colour, but is...

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Animals & Elements: Art at Home
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Animals & Elements: Art at Home

Here in Brisbane we're back into lockdown I hear you say! And they've cancelled all shows at QPAC?! Oh dear. Looks like more relaxing time at home is coming! Lately, many of us have been spending more time than usual in our homes. Normally, we’d spend a big chunk of the day in an office, a lot of time in a car or public transport, and only really spend a short amount of waking time each day in our house or apartment. This year saw the reverse happen!This year and last sent the majority of us home in droves. All of a sudden, where we lived was where we worked, and we had to rethink what a home not only meant, but what it really looked like. We also had...

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Natural Art for the Home
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Natural Art for the Home

Opportunities to get outside in 2020 were sometimes few and far between, and often a little bit anxiety-inducing! That’s when it’s a great idea to bring the outside in, to keep you connected to nature and the outside world, even when the pandemic lifts. Being connected to nature is an important way to keep up our mood and improve our wellbeing, as well as being a source of inspiration for home decor and feature pieces - thanks to Tracy Church for reminding us of the wonder fauna around us with her beautiful Platypus artwork.  Tracy Church - Platypus Laptop Sleeve    Find Your Shade Choosing colour is one of the first ways to use natural art as inspiration for your home. The millions of hues available in nature all lend...

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Modern Art
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Modern Art

No matter who their inspiration or mentors are, every artist’s form is different. Many artists start off in traditional study and then find their own style. Regardless of what their subjects are, great artists find a way to show different perspectives and character in their artwork. Modern art also provides one of kind pieces for your home that are sure to revive your spaces and spark conversation! More than ever, we need art in our homes that speak to us, and make us feel relaxed or rejuvenated in our own spaces. Let Tradition Go Modern art and contemporary art helps your home to make a statement. Bold art prints and different perspectives provide fresh and unique design elements, and are a perfect way to freshen...

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Colourful Art at Home
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Colourful Art at Home

Colour, whether you use a lot or a little, can really set the character of a home. Different colours can be used in different rooms to create specific spaces for relaxing, entertaining and creating. If you’ve never used colour before, or you’re not sure what to use, let’s have a look at what each hue can offer. Red   Matteo Grilli - Lorikeet Blanket Traditionally, red has been used in art and design to represent heat, activity, love, passion and joy. It gives a feeling of energy, movement and action. Red has been favoured in many restaurants to inspire people to talk, eat and drink - and spend more money! You can use it in your home in the dining room, for example, to encourage...

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Relaxing Ideas for the Home
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Relaxing Ideas for the Home

Now, more than ever, our homes are our sanctuary. After the year that was 2020, we have much more of an appreciation of how our homes look, and how they make us feel. We know that they need to be relaxing; somewhere we can feel safe and sound, no matter what is going on outside their walls.

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Art At Home in the Kitchen
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Art At Home in the Kitchen

Given the amount of time many of us have spent at home during 2020, it’s not surprising that a lot of people have been reviving their living spaces in the second half of the year. The kitchen is an important space in our homes - it’s where we create, sustain and socialise. Whether you’re renovating your kitchen or changing up a few things to give it a refresh, inspiration and solutions can always be found in art.

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Cute Art for the Baby’s Room
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Cute Art for the Baby’s Room

Having a new little person in the house can be a great opportunity to have some fun with home decor! Get playful with designs on blankets, pillows and cushions to create a unique nursery decor, and mainly, get reacquainted with your fun side! 

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