How to Use Wall Art to Create a Serene Mood in your Home or Workplace

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adj. calm, peaceful, tranquil, unruffled.

We all need a bit more peace in this hectic world, a break from the seemingly endless stream of notifications, phone calls, emails and traffic.

Craft a space that is free from distractions and allows you to relax and chill out.

  • composed

  • poised

  • quiet

  • smooth

  • content

  • collected

  • resting

  • satisfied

  • still

  • untroubled

  • centred

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Colour Palettes

Consider high key colours and low contrast for maximum peacefulness.

  • Blues and greens are known to lower the heart rate and remind us of nature. 

  • Whites and neutrals are quiet and centring.

  • Light pink is calming as are the lighter tones of purple such as lavender and lilac.

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Wall Art Subject Ideas

to make your creative space a peaceful sanctuary:

  • nature

  • nature details

  • florals

  • water

  • abstract

  • gentle colours

  • black and white photography

  • text/poetry

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Peace is a prize worth striving for.

There have been many studies which show that being close to nature reduces stress.

Even having items made from natural materials or images of nature in our home or work environment has a positive impact.


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