RUGGLI Fork and Knife modern art prints framed on a kitchen wall above a dining table.

6 Things to Consider When Choosing Kitchen Wall Art

Kitchens are one of the most used areas in the home. It’s no surprise that people want to spruce the place up, especially with open-plan kitchens where family and friends can gather together to enjoy meals. If you're going to liven up the area, a simple way to do it is by investing in beautiful art pieces.

But before you start choosing kitchen wall art, here are some things you should consider.

  1. Theme or Style

When choosing kitchen wall art, you need to think about the style of your kitchen. This will help you note the right piece of art that will go well with the room's overall feel.

Do you know if your kitchen is rustic? Or contemporary? Is it a mix of the two? Describe the style of your kitchen, including the wall paint colour, type of countertops and appliances. Then, choose the best match from available art pieces.

  1. Colour Palette

Keep the framed wall art you choose in the same colour tone as the kitchen wall. You don’t want the art to stand out too much, but it should still be noticeable at the same time.

It’s a good idea to choose a piece with a colour that strikes the same tone as the wall or is just a shade darker or lighter. You can also pick a piece with the same colour family but an entirely different colour.

  1. Available Wall Space

Knowing how much wall space you have can help narrow down your choices. For example, if you have a smaller kitchen and there are not a lot of wall spaces available, you may have difficulty finding an art piece that will complement the room.

Moreover, you don’t want to overdo it by choosing too many pieces. When many artworks are hanging up on the walls, they can look quite cluttered.

  1. Witty Words

If you want some words to add a bit of humour or personality to your kitchen, you can pick out a piece of art with funny or witty remarks. Choose something that has a message that matches your character or the personality of your family members.

For example, if you want to add some humour to your kitchen, or if you want to add a personal touch to your kitchen, you can pick a piece of wall art with a meaningful quote.

  1. Special Occasion

If there is a special occasion that you want to commemorate, like a wedding or holiday, you can choose an appropriate piece of kitchen wall art.

For example, if it’s your parents' wedding anniversary, you can get modern wall art that celebrates the event. Or, if it’s a Thanksgiving holiday, you can choose a piece that expresses gratitude.

  1. Value of the Piece

You should also choose art pieces that can enhance the room's beauty and still be within your budget. Remember, you don’t have to spend much money to have beautiful kitchen wall art. You can buy affordable pieces at an affordable price and still liven up your kitchen and make it look gorgeous.

Final Thoughts

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s where family members gather to cook and eat, so why don’t you make it look beautiful to accommodate everyone’s taste? If you want to help personalise your kitchen and find the perfect piece of wall art that will match the overall feel of the room, keep the tips we’ve outlined above in mind. 

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