Buying your first house, moving out from the nest or simply to refresh your walls are all reasons why you may just want to start a collection of art that reflects your personality in your own space. It may seem hard and confusing in the beginning on where to shop? what budget? print or original? In the following blog, LOKODEKO team will tackle these questions that could save time and money to achieve your goals.
Explore your taste - It is important to take the time to figure out what is your preference in wide range of possibilities, are you the type that prefers hand painted canvases, prints, watercolor or pastel? Get to know what medium suits you best and start from there. The next step will be to determine what subject you like - is it abstract, landscape, seascape or floral?
Manage your budget - How much you're willing to spend is the number one key to help you set a budget for your art wall purchases. Start shopping around local galleries, online shops or even furniture stores to help you determine your needs. Art galleries usually exhibit artwork that are highly expensive and not affordable for all customers; furniture store on the other hand could suggest other decoration pieces such as sculptures or other elements that could fill up your wall. Nowadays, the most common shopping experience being done at the comfort of your home, therefore, online shopping could be beneficial for your pockets- saves you time, money and errands. Making a list of your priorities will help you determine your over all budget as well as where to shop for your art pieces.