Interior Designing with Nature
Bringing the Beauty of Nature Indoors
With smaller yards more the norm and with less time to relax outdoors, perhaps it's time to invite Nature inside, to refresh and renew and to be reminded of the sheer beauty and wonders of nature.
Nature can be an interior designer's dream! Create a cafe setting in a garden, a calming respite by the sea, inspire with a beautiful sunrise or sunset. Energize with the excitement of sports and the thrill of victory ~ or create a space of meditation to rejuvenate.
All photos by me ~ Bev Lemley, exceptions are noted ~
Using Nature as Art ~ is a relatively untapped source of design.
There are many photo and art sites that display artists' finest work, and new work is a constant ~ easily affording unique and rare works of art, quite the designer's dream! You can easily find the perfect something to transform the living room, bedrooms, kitchen, even a quiet nook or laundry room, into a place filled with nature's artistry.
Surround Yourself ~ with Nature's Love!
As always, most artists will be glad to try to customize any of the available products with an image they own. Items such as greeting cards and post cards, even nature's art on stamps are available ~ talk about collecting stamps!
Imagine your home showcasing the wonders of nature's beauty. Hummingbirds, bees, flowers, and other birds ~ and many other summer's beauties ~ should be enjoyed! Taking a look at online galleries featuring artwork and stunning photography is a respite of sorts! Plus, it's free to take the visit ~ and no gas expended!
If you are looking for a gift to give or to find a little special something for a corner of your home, you'll find just the thing! Coasters make great gifts, and a mug will surely start your day with a bit of nature's art! While you're there, affordable postcards and greeting cards are a great way to send greetings and enjoy the beautiful artwork of nature! Handy ecologically friendly shopping totes will help keep nature beautiful, and there are many other choices for great gifts, even something for yourself, perhaps a canvas for your wall for that hard to decorate spot in your home, that will brighten a corner with a natural setting.
Enjoy the beauty of fall ~ any time!
You could be at Beech Mountain, North Carolina, by early afternoon...
Unique, and Rare...
...and quite affordable ~ Quite the designer's dream!
Refresh and renew with nature's beauty from all around the world ~ a treasure of sunsets, gorgeous vistas, well known landmarks, destinations, every kind of flower or landscape, in every kind of color and hue ~ imagine a vacation every day!
Canvas Treasures ~ of Nature's Artistry
Add the beauty and intricacy of nature to your family's home and experience the calming effects that only nature can bring. Canvas and even post cards are easy ways to add life to your living spaces. Some online galleries guarantee canvas to last a lifetime! Even photography can be put to canvas ~ so enjoy artistry that can be an heirloom or an investment that can even be passed down to next generations.
Often you can even upload a picture of the room you have in mind, and overlay the artwork or photography in its place to preview how it will look. This feature can really bring the beauty of the outdoors ~ imagine a panorama of the ocean or the mountains ~ to your home, to enjoy all year 'round! Check out this unique, efficient way to shop for your design ideas. Of course any of the images found in most stores can be put on canvas if the store owner is notified of your interest. In most cases, there wouldn't be an extra charge and the interest would be appreciated!
Thousands of choices ~ for just the right touch!
It's easy to share nature's beauty, like "Pink Wink" with others by sending note cards and greeting cards, even invitations, with gorgeous mood-setting prints. Enjoy nature's artwork on cups, shopping bags, ties, even stickers, all of which can make great gifts for family and teachers and students.
Wake up every morning ~ to a beautiful sunrise over the ocean
What a way to start the day!
You could be in Myrtle Beach in the morning ~
Thanks, Mom, for a gorgeous wake up call!
Buffalo and Barbwire ~ Frame Snowcapped Mountains...
... and give the eye a distant vista to open up a room for those that pine for a wide open range.
You could be in New Mexico by lunch time...
Perfect in Nature ~ Mother Nature...
...a natural artist!
You could be at home...
Surround yourself ~ with Nature's Gifts...
... All year through!
Every Corner ~ Could be Lit Up!
...This lightning bug could see to that!
Easily, Affordably, share Nature's Beauty...
...with cool things that take you to another place! Remember, even postcards can be used quite efficiently for decorating! Remember that printing processes and paper vary among sites, so go with a very reputable one!
Hey! - Who could resist these eyes?!
A special touch and wonder for that science-loving kid ~
Close every day ~ with a beautiful sunset...
You could be in Charleston, South Carolina by supper time...
Visit Galleries ~ From all around the world...
It surely would be more than just fun to bring a scene into your home that reminds you of a wonderful time with your family ~ or it could be your little niche that takes you to another time and place of your own. Have fun picking out gorgeous one-of-a-kind art work to decorate your home or office space to complement your designer needs and tastes. You could even afford to sneak in a few wants just because!
Take another look! Art, like no other...
...can enhance, beautify, mystify, and impress ~ transform, transcend, take you around the world and back home again, renewed and refreshed, relaxed and recharged ~ more than art ~ a designer's dream!
You can find tens of thousands of pictures from folks all around the world ~ and all are a labor of love, dedicated to bringing nature's beauty to others. Of special note, these artists offer scenes from parts of the world we may never get to visit, but we can still enjoy in our own home. Your new artwork will surround you with the thrill, excitement, and beauty of nature's art; truly, treasures to be found.
Scenes from around the world...
...we may never get to visit, but we can enjoy in our own home ~ the thrill, excitement, and treasures.
Your new artwork will refresh and renew ~ Filling your life with the beauty of nature's art.
Designing with photographic wonders ~ What's your thoughts?
Have you ever thought of using nature to enhance your indoor living space? Did you you realize there were so many choices in sizes, colors, and themes? Tell us your thoughts!
Using photographic wonders of nature
Share the Beauty...
...with a personal touch!
Postcards are an affordable way to capture some unique moments of nature's beauty ~ why not send a special greeting to a friend?!
Canvas for a lifetime!
Remember to compare sites to find the best offer for state of the art ability to upload a picture of a room to preview how a particular designer artwork will look ~ a very smart way to shop online for your designing ideas. Of course any of the images found in most stores can be put on canvas if the store owner is notified of your interest. In most cases, there wouldn't be an extra charge and the interest would be appreciated!
Now don't you feel a bit renewed, taking a few moments and enjoying a bit of nature? What a nice compliment to the beauty of nature, always giving! And I'm sure there is a scene that will completely complement your decor and your lifestyle!
© 2011 Beverly Lemley