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Angel Pictures and Art Prints in Country Decorating

Angels are always in fashion for home decorating and there’s no easier way to display them than in a nice print hanging in any room.

Aside from pictures and prints, angels are tireless and timeless additions to your tabletop displays, wall hangings, stationary, garden nooks and anywhere else you choose to display them.

Angel Art Print - Cupid - Image of AngelsOne of the best ways to get an angel print in your home is to choose a nicely framed print of one of the classic or vintage angel paintings. These prints will fit into any decorating scheme – from a serene bathroom to an over-the-bed display and even in the fanciest of dining rooms. An angel art print grows with you – you’ll never tire of one of the old-world masters paintings and, in the off chance you do, you can always pass on your framed print to a friend or relative.

Buying A Classic or Timeless Angel Art Print

Just be mindful of your purchase – not that I have to tell you that, but sometimes in our haste to buy some art to cover our walls we’re dropping a small bundle and not thinking much about our future tastes.

This is why I present the angel art prints below as having the classic or timeless qualities.

Some angel art prints will wear thin in their attraction quickly if they are ‘cutesy’ or ‘gaudy’. Anything that looks brightly colored or computer generated usually fits into this category.

cupid2Another way to get angel art prints in your home is to buy tiny framed prints for a child’s room. Children who suffer from nightmares may take well to knowing that they have their own angels on their walls watching over and protecting them while they sleep. I know this worked for my daughter when she was around three years old – she told me that she “…felt one bit closer to God with those angels…” on her wall.

Everyone Believes in Angels!

Angel Art Print - Cupid on Paper - ImageNow, I can’t get into a theological discussion over that here, but it is interesting to note that even though many people don’t believe in God – most of us do believe in angels. On a related point, I can’t say I’ve ever heard a person say that they neither like nor believe in angels.

This is strange really when you think about it because God created the angels, and He’s the first recorded in literature to mention or discuss them! Odd as it all is, angels are still tops in my books for wall displays and prints. Protect your investment and get it framed – even if you buy a print and have a specialty shop mat and frame your piece, you’ll enjoy it for years to come.

About Laura Childs

Country Living enthusiast Laura Childs was a downtown city girl for many years before heading to the hills to live a sustainable lifestyle, raise her daughter, get back to the land, and learn the time tested traditions of a simpler era. Throughout her farm life adventures of raising animals, working from home, home schooling her daughter, and being more green, Laura Childs has been sharing on the GoodByeCityLife website through articles and personal musings since 1998.