Home Decor: Landscape Paintings

If you are in the process of decorating your home or office, you may want to look into buying some landscape oil paintings to decorate with. There are hundreds of different things you could decorate with, but a landscape painting could benefit you and anyone else who sees it in a number of different ways, including but not limited to:

Create the Atmosphere

If you are attempting to create a nautical motif, a landscape painting of the ocean will likely set the tone. For individuals who prefer the cool, peaceful, adventure of the mountains, a landscape brandishing the trees, animals, and cliffs of nature can almost instill a feeling of adventure in the viewer. Whatever your preference is, a landscape painting could create an atmosphere that is almost palpable upon entry into the room. 

Aesthetically Pleasing

Instead of decorating with abstract art, many people enjoy the detail that can be found in landscapes. Instead of glancing past something loud, a landscape painting almost asks viewers for reverence and attention. Many people enjoy studying and staring at landscapes, noting the perfect detail that is used in portraying nature. 


Most families find an area in nature that they enjoy and frequent it over the years. If you grew up in a family that did this, you may want a visual reminder of your childhood memories. Even if you cannot draw, an artist near you may be able to perfectly portray your favorite place on earth, along with all of the memories you created there. For example, imaging that your family had a yearly reunion at a campsite in the state of Idaho. You gathered there with all of your favorite cousins, aunts, uncles, and grandparents, and created memories to last a lifetime. In the years since you grew up, you have moved away, but you brought with you a landscape of that campsite. Looking at it, you are filled with memories of your people, and some of the best years of your life.

In conclusion, decorating with a landscape oil painting can help to create the environment or mood you are searching for. Peering into a landscape could give you feelings of cherished memories, or even endorphins from the color. Search local artists near you to find a landscape oil painting that will perfectly fit your space. A well-placed paintings can create and change a space more than you may know. Talk to local artists, like those at Lorwen Paintings or other locations, to find out more.