When decorating your home, you shouldn’t overlook the beauty and visual impact that metal art can provide. With pieces available in a wide variety of styles, shapes, sizes and colors, there’s almost certainly one or more pieces that would be a perfect match for any room in your home.
Metal Art for Every Room
One of the great things about metal art is its ability to work well in any room. Whether you’d like to add a few pieces of attractive coffee metal decor to a cozy corner of the kitchen or an oversized piece of abstract metal art over the fireplace, the overall look will be distinctive, unique and stylish. You can spice up the look of small out-of-the way nooks and corners of your home with small metal art pieces, or create a striking focal point with a large piece. Sleek stainless steel pieces can add a modern look to a contemporary kitchen. Or, add to the rustic look of a country-style kitchen by using wrought iron, pewter or antiqued copper and brass pieces.
In the living room or dining room, functional and yet artistic metal art pieces such as stylish shelves and picture frames can work nicely. Or, choose a creatively designed metal wine rack, which can easily do double-duty as a piece of wall art. Metal art pieces designed to be displayed on the wall can work nicely in dining rooms and living rooms. In addition to adding a stylish and eye-catching accent to the room, they won’t take up valuable floor space.
Metal Art for Every Decorating Theme
No matter what decorating theme you’ve chosen for your home, you’re sure to be able to find the perfect metal art piece to accentuate it. For example, if you’ve chosen an outdoorsy theme for your indoor patio or garden room, metal art pieces that depict animals or nature scenes can work nicely. Metal art can also be the perfect accent for your plant arrangements. For instance, a piece of turtle metal wall art could be the perfect choice to display behind an arrangement of large potted plants. You can also add artistic metal plant stakes adorned with butterflies, insects, geckos, birds or other small wildlife species.
There are a variety of decorating themes and styles that work especially well with metal art. In fact, there are a number of different decorating styles that just don’t seem complete without at least a few metal accent pieces. For example, it’s hard to imagine a Tuscan-styled room without at least a few pieces of wrought iron art, or a country-themed room without a few pewter, brass or copper pieces. Sleek light-colored metals are a natural for contemporary decorating styles, especially if they are accentuated with black. Gleaming chrome can work well with retro decorating themes, especially in the kitchen.
Choosing the Perfect Piece of Metal Art
When shopping for metal art, it’s important to consider where you plan to display the piece, as well as the overall visual effect you are trying to achieve. Although almost any metal art piece can be used indoors, you’ll want to make sure that any pieces you choose for outdoor display are designed to stand up to the elements. Large weather-resistant pieces of metal art can work well as decorative accents for the patio or deck, or as eye-catching pieces of yard art.