Archive for December, 2010

Using Abstract Nature to Decorate Your Walls

Monday, December 27th, 2010

There are many different ways that you can include nature in your room’s decor.  Realistic looking prints and sculptures are common.  Abstract trees and leaves are not as common, but they provide a stunning display that can quickly attract the eye and turn an ordinary room into an extraordinary one.

Take a look at the examples below to find out how nature, in her most abstract form, can make a huge impact on your decor.

The Silk Forest Handmade Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2135_60192637 is a brilliant abstract wall hanging that combines the richness of fall colors with the look of flowing silky bands.  The lone tree in the center of this four panel piece curves and bends to create a unique look.  At 23.5-inches high by 48-inches wide and 2.5-inches deep, this striking piece will capture the eye instantly.  At home in a traditional room, as well as a contemporary one, the wall hanging is a gorgeous handmade wall accent.

Flaming red and gold foliage is front and center in the Tree of Vitality Handmade Metal Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2135_69431515 hanging.  This 52-inch wide by 23.5-inch high by 2.5-inch deep wall sculpture features the vibrant colors of fall.  Orange, gold, red, deep cranberry and silver all adorn this striking sculpture.  Its abstract nature makes it ideal for a modern decor, but its timeless subject makes it perfect for any room.

Bring the beauty of nature indoors with an abstract metal wall art sculpture.  It can take your room’s decor to the next level and provide you with years of pleasure.  Be bold and break from conventional nature-scapes with an abstract piece that is sure to please.

Modern Rainbow Designs

Sunday, December 26th, 2010

Forget your childhood visions of rainbow art and enter the world of modern metal wall art rainbows.  Unlike your traditional rainbows, modern designs have a unique look and feel.  The pieces below are great examples of two of the newer rainbow designs that have hit the decor world.  They are strikingly different from one another, but equally beautiful.

The Reach of the Rainbow Aluminum Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2134_101003884 spans five panels and a width of 75-inches.  It is 24-inches high and features red, blue, gold, green and beautiful purple hues.  The rainbow begins in the far left corner and bursts forth across the sculpture sending swirling waves of color across the panels.  Group all seven panels together or hang them in smaller groupings to create a rainbow that spans the entire room.  With so many ways to hang the panels, this versatile piece is ideal for any room.

If the colors of orange, gold, magenta and silver are more to your liking, the Ride the Rainbow Aluminum Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2134_98470373 sculpture is ideal.  It is comprised of three large panels that, together, measure 62-inches wide by 24-inches high.  Silver disks accentuate the flowing lines of color that explode from the panels’ surface.  It is the perfect contemporary piece for any modern home.

While the style of the rainbow may be different, there is no mistaking the beauty that comes with it.  Indulge your love of colors and select one of the contemporary rainbows that are common in today’s modern decors.  With a burst of fresh color your walls will be the focal point of the room.

Creating a Garden Theme in a Master Bath

Saturday, December 25th, 2010

A garden theme is one that is perfect for a master bathroom’s decor.  It is lush, vibrant and rings with old world charm.  One of the easiest ways to include metal wall art into a master bathroom’s design, is to use wrought iron wall sculptures.  They are charming and offer an instant focal point in any master bath.

Give your master bathroom the looked of weathered metal with the antique green Garden Desire Iron Handmade Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2134_7864739.  It measures 37-inches in diameter and provides a delightful circular wall hanging.  The center medallion is surrounded by spectacular and intricate scroll work that highlights the beauty of old world charm.  For a larger wall, this stunning metal sculpture also comes in a 50-inch diameter.

If an antique gold matches your room’s decor better than an antiqued green, try the Garden Trellis Handmade Iron Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2134_8096380.  It is 37-inches in diameter and features swirling foliage that extends out from an open circle center.  The art work is unique enough to accent any traditional decor, but is also modern enough to work with a modern room’s design.  The handmade nature of the piece is stunning, and the high-quality construction ensures that it will last for years to come.

Bringing the garden into the master bathroom is a great way to brighten and lighten any room’s decor.  The wrought iron pieces above work perfectly with floral decor in just about any color scheme.  Give nature its due by adding a garden theme in your beautiful master bathroom.

Bold or Stark – Which Is Right for Your Decor?

Friday, December 24th, 2010

There comes a point in decorating when you have to decide what your wall art is going to look like.  Do you want contemporary wall art that hits to the core of a modern decor or do you need leaves and trees metal wall art to make the best impression?  While only you can decide which is going to work best in your home, the two options below offer varied styles, but both provide the visual impact that any room needs.

The Starkness of the Storm Handmade Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2135_62804090 calls upon the vastness and power of nature in its design.  Visually striking, this 23.5-inch high by 60-inch wide and 2.5-inch deep sculpture features seven panels of silver and black design.  The swirling silver envelops the stark outline of a lone tree.  This creates a hauntingly beautiful scene that will accentuate any room’s decor.

A startling contrast to the starkness of the piece above, the Vision of Voluptuousness Abstract Metal Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2135_73462838 is one of the boldest pieces around.  This four panel sculpture measures 23.5-inches high by 48-inches wide with a depth of 2.5-inches.  The deep, earthy colors and bold abstract form makes it an ideal wall sculpture for a room that needs a punch of color.

Whether you are looking for something bold or sleek, there are wall art sculptures that fit your decorating needs and your budget.  Create a quick focal point in any room with the addition of such a piece.  With high-quality construction and beautiful finishes, these pieces are ideal.

Abstract Art for Contemporary Room Decor

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

It is not often that a decorator can find the perfect piece for a contemporary room.  Some art work is too big, some too small, and some are just not the right color.  Thankfully, there are pieces of abstract, contemporary wall art that are perfect for just about any room.  Whether you are searching for something bold and bright or something more subdued in color, but just as dramatic, there are sculptures just for you.

The Interrupted Impressionist Abstract Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2135_41250122 is a combination of subtle shapes and muted, but striking colors.  The sharp reds set off the shapes of many colors as they glide across the paneled wall hanging.  Measuring 29-inches high by over 31-inches wide, this display is an instant attention grabber in any room.

For those who may want some brighter, bolder colors in their wall hanging, the Illuminated Illusion Abstract Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2135_40208986 is ideal.  It is over 23-inches high by 48-inches wide which makes it a great size for just about any wall in any modern home.  Fun, flirty reds, pinks, blues, yellows and purples dance across the four panels that make up this sculpture.  Add it to any contemporary room for a punch of color and intrigue.

Have faith that there is the perfect metal wall art for your contemporary decor.  With a bit of searching, you can easily find a piece that will accent your room’s beauty without breaking your budget.  The ideal piece of metal art work will surely transform your room.

Up, Up and Away! Balloon Art That Inspires

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

yhst-23119701400359_2134_0Inspiration can be gleaned from many different sources in decor.  Some find beauty in modern expression, while others look to life’s pleasures and adventures.  Balloon metal wall art is one area that never ceases to take inspiration to the extreme.  While you may never want to take a hot air balloon ride yourself, there is no denying the sense of grace and excitement that such images evoke.  Now you can add those images to your home’s decor.

The Fanciful Hot Air Balloon Metal Wall Sculpture is a great example of medium-sized piece of artwork that effectively captures the elegance of a hot air balloon in flight.  The warm, rich, country colors of maroon, olive and navy make it ideal for any home with an Americana theme.  At 8-inches wide by 16.5-inches high and over four inches deep, this stunning sculpture is detailed enough for any home’s decor.

yhst-23119701400359_2134_181715If your home is decorated with more of an Oriental theme than an Americana look, the Oriental Hot Air Balloon Metal Wall Sculpture is a great option.  Measuring in at over 20-inches high and more than 9-inches wide, this rich sculpture is detailed and eye-catching.  The bold bursts of pink and olive green make it stand out from ordinary wall decor.

Do not be afraid to take flight with hot air balloon metal wall sculptures.  They offer a unique look that other pieces simply cannot replicate.  Your room’s decor will soar with visual interest and appeal when a metal hot air sculpture is added to your walls.

Landscapes That Make You Feel at Home

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

When it comes to making guests feel comfortable, there is something about a landscape that puts them instantly at ease.  People relate to the beauty of a scene and it draws them in.  If you entertain a lot in your home, a landscape metal wall art sculpture is an ideal addition, because it will put guests at ease.  While the two pieces below are very different, each has a look that encourages conversation and relaxation.

The Country Church Abstract Handmade Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2134_140281439 sculpture is one piece that exemplifies the beauty of a landscape.  Measuring in at 35.5-inches high and 23.5-inches wide, this abstract, yet old world theme captures the eye and the heart instantly.  The soft blues, grays, and white make it easy to incorporate this piece into any contemporary or traditional decor.  It is versatile, as well as stunning.

Alive and full of color, the Broad Horizons Abstract Landscape Metal Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2134_205320461 hanging is vastly different from the serenity of the piece above.  This wall art sculpture measures 32-inches high by 23-inches wide and is 2.5-inches in depth.  Bright, bold reds, greens, golds, purples and black accent the scenery.  Guests will enjoy the variety of color and feel right at home with this charming and colorful piece.

Use landscapes to the best of your ability and focus on the way they enhance your room’s look and feel.  With a well placed landscape in your room’s decor, you will create a beautiful, welcoming space.  Whether it is wild and bold in color, or serene with muted hues, a landscape is a great choice for any room.

Heat Related Decor

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Whether you are searching for the perfect tropical metal wall art piece or the ideal southwestern wall art, there are piece that pull the beauty of some of the warmest places on Earth into focus.  They capture the feeling of warmth and sunshine in their gorgeous designs.  If you are trying to warm up that sun room in the winter or enhance your desert themed guest bathroom, try one of the metal wall sculptures below to get you started.

Say hello to the tropics with the Mirage of Palms Wall Artyhst-23119701400359_2135_46905235 sculpture.  This stunning metal wall art features palm trees reflecting the colors of the sun.  Green, red, yellow, orange and more make this piece come alive to all who see it.  It measures 23-inches high by 46.5-inches wide and stands out from the wall at a depth of 2.5-inches.  Make it the main focal point in any room by including it in your home’s decor.

If you need inspiration from a drier heat, the Cactus Desert Scene Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2135_20794225 provides you with just the look you need.  It is moderately sized at 16.5-inches high by 24-inches wide and 2.5-inches deep.  A grove of cacti stand tall on plum colored sand at sunset.  The brilliant sun in the background helps to add depth and focus to the piece.

Even if the temperatures are freezing and snow coats the ground, the heat inspired metal wall hangings above will add instant warmth to your home’s decor.  With the wide array of colors in each piece, they are sure to coordinate with other decorations and fabrics in your home.  Make a bold, yet warm statement with a metal wall art sculpture that has a touch of heat.

Garden Gate Inspired Wall Art

Sunday, December 19th, 2010

There is something magical about bringing the look and feel of the garden indoors.  From fresh cut flowers in wall vases to floral prints on chairs and ottomans, the beauty of nature is the perfect theme for any decor.  One area of the garden that is always seen, but rarely admired, is the garden gate.  However, the beauty in these metal gates can quickly translate into gorgeous wrought iron wall decor. Bring a little  bit of the garden into your home with some garden gate inspired pieces.

From the Garden Gate Handcrafted Metal Wall Art Grilleyhst-23119701400359_2134_3166140 is an example of the perfect garden inspired wall accent piece.  The beautiful, swirling and interconnected lines make it a beautiful choice for any room.  Use it alone in a guest bathroom or combine it with more floral inspiration to create a one of a kind look.  At 44-inches wide by 36-inches high, it is sure to create a striking focal point wherever it is hung.

If something a bit more ornate is to your liking, the Garden Chic Iron Wall Grilleyhst-23119701400359_2134_7651835 is just the piece to add to your decor.  It is 44-inches wide by 38-inches high and features intricate scroll work that is accentuated by the inclusion of fleur-de-lis patterns.  For the elaborately decorated room, this is the perfect piece to include to bring a bit of the garden indoors.

Do not be fooled into thinking that garden inspired pieces are only about flowers.  In fact, the pieces that provide the most stunning impacts are those that do not have floral patterns.  A garden gate inspired piece is the perfect alternative.

Creating Elegance with Circular Metal Sculptures

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

Wrought iron wall decor is a great option for providing elegance in your room’s decor.  While there are many different shapes of metal wall sculptures, the circular wrought iron pieces add a certain elegance that other shapes cannot provide.  To add an undeniably beautiful look to your room’s walls, consider one of the following options to your decor.

Perfect for your inner princess, the From the Castle Door Handmade Iron Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2134_6881505 makes a perfect addition to your castle.  This toasted brown wrought iron sculpture is 37-inches in diameter and adds a classic elegance to your decor.  The beautiful, floral center medallion is accentuated by the scroll work that surrounds it.  Add it to any room in your home to create a stunning look.

For a slightly more Old World Tuscan feel, the Staggered Divinity Handmade Iron Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2134_10218504 is a better choice.  The focus of this wrought iron piece is in the detailed scroll work and interlocking lines and curves.  At 38-inches in diameter and finished in black and gold, this wall art is unparalleled in design.  It is eclectic enough to be ideal for both a traditional decor, as well as a contemporary home.

Add an elegant focal point to your walls with a handmade wrought iron piece.  Whether you add it to the living room, den, or dining room, a circular piece makes a big impact.  Transform an ordinary room into an extraordinary one by mix the everyday with the elegant to have a memorable and one of a kind look.