Mothers Day Art To Melt Her Heart

Mothers Day Art To Melt Her Heart

"Mother: One who does the work of twenty. For free." Melt Mum's heart with Mothers Day art that will bring her much-loved home to life. Mothers rarely treat themselves. Always giving, giving, giving. That's why celebrating Mums once a year is the least we can do. These works of art…
Life In Focus: 15 Popular Photography Themes

Life In Focus: 15 Popular Photography Themes

“The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.” - William Morris The wonder of photography in interior design is that it brings all the beauty and detail of the world for you to enjoy at home each and every day.…
Best Interior Design Tips for New Home Owners

Best Interior Design Tips for New Home Owners

It’s not always straightforward planning a home interior, but our ideas for new homeowners are here to help. These best interior design tips will get you well on your way to putting together beautiful rooms. Think carefully about paint Top of the checklist of things to do before moving into a…
What Is Feng Shui Anyway? A Beginner Guide.

What Is Feng Shui Anyway? A Beginner Guide.

“My view on feng shui: don’t put your bed in front of the door because you won’t get in.” ― Jonas Eriksson We often joke about Feng Shui (pronounced “fung shway”), but before writing it off as something a bit too kooky, consider that it's been around for over 3000…
Energy In Motion: The Allure Of Kinetic Art

Energy In Motion: The Allure Of Kinetic Art

Kinetic art has come a long way since the movement enjoyed international acclaim between 1920 and 1970. The artform, also called kineticism, involves art that features both real and apparent motion. This style covers sculpture and works on canvas. According to The Art Story, kinetic art flourished as an avant-garde trend in 1955 with…
Snuggle Up: 11 Autumn Decorating Ideas

Snuggle Up: 11 Autumn Decorating Ideas

What does Autumn mean to you? For many, it's the season for balancing darkness with light, for letting go and for acknowledging impermanence. Sounds wonderful, doesn't it? Imagine translating these seasonal qualities into your interior design, particularly your everyday living space. Can you envisage decorating ideas that encapsulate that? We're…
Blank Canvas? Art Inspiration For Every Room

Blank Canvas? Art Inspiration For Every Room

There are three ways of visualising your home as a blank canvas, with a view to completely opening your mind to new, exciting and high impact art inspiration. 1) It's your new home. There's nothing on the walls at all yet. Easy peasy. You don't even have to try. 2) It's your…
Brazilian Landscape Photographer Born Into Dream Job

Brazilian Landscape Photographer Born Into Dream Job

How many people can say they were born into their dream job? And imagine if that dream job was in the arts? Brazilian born photographer Fernando Braga didn't choose photography. Photography chose him. A few years after he was born, Braga's father left his job as a banker and started his…
The Fine Art Of Modern Photography

The Fine Art Of Modern Photography

The most exciting thing about modern photography is its eclectic nature. The turning point was between 1910-1950 when it became an independent artform. Photographers began to reject the notion of 'straight photography' which limited photography to that which had a sharp focus and only represented reality as is, without artistic…
2017 Art Trend: Pantone Colour Of The Year

2017 Art Trend: Pantone Colour Of The Year

Fancy a new beginning? Pantone Colour Of The Year 2017 - Greenery - has got you covered. Greenery is a fresh, zesty, revitalising shade that evokes the first days of Spring. What this means is if you love Spring, you can enjoy the colour all year round. Revive. Restore. Renew. Take…
Go With The Flow: 16 Water Art Ideas

Go With The Flow: 16 Water Art Ideas

Water is a great cleanser. It helps us heal and purify both literally and figuratively. Water is also an element that makes us feel at one with the environment - in the same way plants help us feel at one with nature. That's why water art is a wonderful way to create a…
Interior Design 101: How To Hang Pictures

Interior Design 101: How To Hang Pictures

First things first. If you have a good eye for interior design, feel free to throw caution to the wind and hang your artworks wherever you damn well please (as long as it's not above the TV!). However, if you're new to the art world or you've always found other things to…