The Paintry Journal

House Beautiful - Meet the New Direct-to-Consumer Company That Makes it Easy to Commission Art
June 20, 2024, 01:41:20 PM
Let's say you want to hire an artist to do a custom painting. What are your options? Well, you could peruse local galleries until you find an artist you like, get in touch to see if they accept commissions, and hope that the price is somewhat within your budget. Or you could head to Etsy, where it's easy to see the artists' work and the and pricing is more or less upfront—you just might have to sift through a few thousand listings. (145,365 to be exact, if you search for "custom painting.")
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Ways to Spark Your Interior Decor Creativity
May 07, 2024, 09:31:02 AM

With the amount of time we spend at home, it should be a sanctuary. The decor and comfort of your home truly makes a HUGE difference in it's energy and feel! We know it's a little daunting to figure out exactly what to do with it, and it's a bit easy to get stuck in a rut.

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Paintru travelgram painting collage
May 07, 2024, 09:28:19 AM

Karl Lagerfeld once said, “What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” It’s no secret that this is where the pull of Instagram lies.

Whether you are an avid photo poster or not, the attraction of curating images of your best moments is obvious. Studies of the most popular hashtags show that Travel is a stalwart topic: #travel, #travelgram, #instatravel, #wanderlust consistently hit the top of user lists, out-shined only by Design and Food, and outperforming Fitness and Inspiration.

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Perfect Interior Design Gifts for Design Enthusiasts
May 07, 2024, 09:28:02 AM
Deck the halls and upgrade your home decor with the ultimate gift guide! Compiled by us and small space guru Stevee Wagoner of Our Cosy Condo, this list offers 18 fantastic finds for every budget and taste. From the 'cult-favorite' Always Pan to the festive Pura Smart Home Fragrance Diffuser, there's a thoughtful and stylish gift for every interior design aficionado on your list. Plus, find out where to get the chic coasters, minimalist vases, and luxurious candles that will leave a lasting impression. So ditch the stress and discover the perfect present to elevate any home this holiday season!
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Abigail Ross

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A Paintru Guide Painting Styles and Mediums
May 07, 2024, 09:25:18 AM

You have an idea in mind, a blank wall posed and waiting for its feature piece of custom artwork, but a little unsure of how to bring your artistic vision to life. Let's talk about different types of painting styles to spark inspiration and kickstart your custom painting masterpiece.

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9 Tips to Build a Gallery Wall
May 07, 2024, 09:19:21 AM

Are you looking for a little guidance on how to display your artwork at home just like the pros?

We asked expert interior designer Sophie Moore to share advice to help you build a gallery wall that's professional, yet personalized. Explore tips on how to create a vibrant mix of paintings, prints, photographs, and other artwork at home.

Ask the Interior Designer sophie moore
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Abigail Ross

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Transform Your Home with Expert Interior Tips
May 07, 2024, 09:09:37 AM
Wondering how to display your artwork at home like the pros? Interior designer Sophie Moore shares advice to help build the gallery wall perfect for YOU.
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Abigail Ross

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Decorating with Rich Pantones
May 07, 2024, 09:05:49 AM
The inside scoop on interior design trends 2021. Creative inspiration as you continue to make your space your own. Color schemes, best house plants & more.
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Abigail Ross

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Capturing The Perfect Photo to Turn Into a Custom Painting
May 07, 2024, 09:00:02 AM
Ready to turn your photo into an incredible painting? We have a few tips for you as you decide which of your moments to have hand-painted to life.
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Abigail Ross

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Redfin Blog Features Paintru Front door Little Greene yellow
May 07, 2024, 08:42:05 AM
Paintru Interior Design Consultant Carlee Cardwell ft. on Redfin Blog. A bright door and burst of florals quickly refreshes a space for summer, learn more!
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