//What colour canvas should I choose?

What colour canvas should I choose?

Colours play a huge part in our lives and have varying effects on us all.  It has been scientifically proven that colour selection in a room décor can affect people in many different ways.

Your choice of canvas colour can say much about your feelings and mood.  Colours also possess the power to visually change the shape and size of the room. Your choice of colour can make a small space look larger, or even make a huge space look more intimate.

What colour is best for me?  Well, to help you decide, you first need to know the meanings of colours, so that the colours you choose become a reflection of your personality and help you to enhance your moods and bring your living space to life. Let’s find out a little more about different canvas colours to help you decide what colour you want in your décor.

Eilean Donan Castle Black and White 5 Panel Straight

The colour Black is associated with power, elegance, formality and mystery.  The colour White is associated with light, goodness, innocence and purity.  It is considered to be the color of perfection. When home owners use warm earthen shades on their walls, an image in colour can often disrupt rather than compliment. Rather, a Black and white canvas print will add uniqueness, depth, character and style to walls without upsetting the color scheme of the room. They also seem to accentuate the impact of feature wall colours such as red, yellow and green. A Black and White canvas can be a lovely standalone piece of art that blends with a neutral décor.

Roshven Scottish Highlands 3 Panel Canvas Print Wall Art

If blue is your favourite colour you love harmony, are reliable, sensitive and always make an effort to think of others.  You like to keep things clean and tidy and feel that stability is the most important aspect in life.  It is considered to be calming, relaxing and serene. The intensity of the tone affects the mood the blue colour creates.  Softer shades of blue bring calmness to the room, improve concentration and aid restful sleep. Intense dark blues on the other hand are said to stimulate clear and focused thought.  Click here to view all the canvasses we sell that have a blue tone running through them.

Flying 5 Panel Cascade Canvas Picture

The colour brown is a serious, down-to-earth color signifying stability, structure and support.  The color brown relates to quality in everything in life – a comfortable home, the best food and drink and loyal companionship. It is a color of physical comfort, simplicity and quality.  Why choose a brown canvas?  Brown suppresses the emotions, creating a safe haven from the stresses of the outside world within which problems can be contemplated and solved.  Have a browse through our Brown Canvas category now.  We have many different styles and sizes available.

Neist Point Isle of Skye 5 Panel Straight Canvas Print

Those who love the colour Green are often affectionate, loyal and to the point.  Green lovers are also aware of what others think of them and consider their reputation very important.  Why choose the colour Green to have on your wall as a canvas?   Green is life. Abundant in nature, green signifies growth, renewal, health, and environment.  It is also a restful colour with some of the same calming, relaxing attributes of blue.  Take your time browsing all our Green canvas pictures.  We have 1 3 and 5 panel canvas prints available.  All with FREE postage and packaging.

Dreaming 3 Panel Canvas Picture

Neutral colours help to put the focus on other colours or serve to tone down colours that might otherwise be overpowering on their own.  Why is a Neutral coloured Canvas the best way to go?  This is the best feature of neutral colors—you will never grow tired of them. Neutral will always be a classic. If you suddenly decide you need some strong colours in your life, then simply add a few inexpensive pillows in a bold color, or buy a beautiful bouquet of bright flowers.  Think of a neutral color canvas as an investment, allowing you to avoid buyers remorse and ensuring an interior design that will never grow old.  View all our Neutral colour canvas prints today, you will be spoilt for choice.

Orange Rush 3 Panel Canvas Picture

The color orange is a fun, dynamic color that tends to bring about strong reactions. A close relative of red, orange seems to spark more controversy than any other color. It’s bold, vivid and even obnoxious at times. It is a bright and warm color. It represents fire, sun, fun, warmth and tropical surroundings. Orange is considered a fun, light color with appetizing and delicious qualities.  Many of our Orange toned canvas prints are a mixture of colourful Sunrise and Sunset images from all over the world.  We have 1 3 and 5 panel canvas prints available.  All with FREE postage and packaging.

Purple Silhouette 3 Panel Canvas Picture

Purple has a special, almost sacred place in nature.  Lavender, orchid, lilac and violet flowers are delicate.  Because the colour is derived from a mix of a strong warm and strong cool color, it has both warm and cool properties. A purple room can boost a child’s imagination or an artist’s creativity. We have many differen styles and sizes of Purple canvas prints to purchase online.  Please take your time and view all our Purple colour canvas prints today, you will be spoilt for choice.

Red Flash 3 Panel Canvas Picture

The colour red is an intense color that is packed with emotion ranging from passionate, intense love to anger and violence. It is a hot, strong, stimulating colour that represents excitement and energy.  The color red is a highly visible color that is able to focus attention quickly. Those who love red live life to the fullest and are tenacious and determined in their endeavors.  If a Red canvas is the way to go for you and your wall space then please view all our Red colour canvas prints today, you will be spoilt for choice.

Yellow Sunset 5 Panel Straight Canvas Picture

My favourite colour, by far, is Yellow.  Studies say that if you love yellow, then you enjoy learning and sharing your knowledge with others.  Finding happiness comes easy to you and others would compare you to a ray of sunshine. Why choose a Yellow canvas?  Yellow is hot with a capital ‘H’ in home decor right now. It goes perfectly with soft greys, which is another ‘in’ colour at the moment. Many of our Yellow canvas prints are a mixture of colourful Sunrise and Sunset images from all over the world.  We have 1 3 and 5 panel canvas prints available.  All with FREE postage and packaging.

By |2017-04-13T11:28:40+00:00April 11th, 2017|Colour|0 Comments

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I am the founder and owner of Captured Canvas. I have a passion for Photography. This moved me to sell my images as works of art on Canvas. I have a keen eye for detail which hopefully shows in the design of my site. I am also happily married and a proud father of two gorgeous kids.

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