The Art of Hanging Art: Tips for Hanging Art and Pictures

July 24, 2012

Art

I've written quite a few posts about hanging art, but when a friend recently moved into a new house and asked me what is appropriate to go where... I decided to revisit the 'must-know' tips to hanging art! Hanging pictures and artwork can be tricky and intimidating, and often result in bare walls, so don't let that happen to you! Here are a few helpful and foolproof tips for having beautifully designed walls! 1. Hanging Pictures at the Right Height Never have a tall (or short) person hang photos, as it'll result in pictures being hung too high (or too low). The center of a larger photo … [Read more...]

The Best Tip to Hang a Picture

July 10, 2012

Picture Hanging Made Easy

Yesterday I shared my newly updated two toned mirror with silver leaf detail and today I'm sharing the 411 on how I hung it on the wall.  I've been using this tip for years (well maybe not that long, but it's been a while), yet never shared it - forgive me please.  This easy-peasy -picture-hanging-tip will knock your socks off make your life so much easier, plus you'll get to ditch the typical results (and headaches) of having too many holes in the wall. Are you ready?? Let's break it down... 1. Lay the picture / mirror face down on it's front. Using painters tape (it's better than … [Read more...]