How to hang your wall art - video guide

Paul Deckland

Buyer, Wall Decor

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A beautiful picture can completely change a room, providing a great way to revitalise and update an existing living space, or add the finishing touches to your new décor. By adding a piece of wall art, you can add colour and warmth to any room.

Once you’ve bought your picture, you’ll want to position it well to show off its full beauty, and take care make sure it’s hung properly. You’ll also need to make sure that you have the correct components and wall fixings to hang your picture safely.

Celia Wickham is an art consultant to John Lewis. In this video she explains how to position, hang and light a picture in order to show it to its full potential, and make sure it can be admired by all who see it!

Most of the artwork you’ll see in the video is contemporary, but we stock many different types, including Museum Art from famous artists to photographic prints. Whether you prefer prints or original paintings, there should be something to suit you, from framed pictures for an elegant look, to contemporary canvases for modern living areas. We have a made to order service too, so that you can specify a different frame, and in some instances a different size of print to suit your space.