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Hanging Art

People ask me me help them hang art all the time.  When I look at the piece and the space, I normally just know what to do.  It's instinct.  

However, when people ask me how to hang art, I don't have anything cohesive to tell them.......until now.  Home Design Find has the most wonderful how-to article on hanging art.  

For example, it says to "Keep your art centered at eye level".

I'm not just going to copy and paste the article, so I strongly encourage you to go to their site and read it.  

Office Supplies are my friends

I have been itching to hang some art with binder clips because I really like the look so of it, but it wouldn’t fit in my apartment at all.  Luckily, I volunteered to help my friends hang an oversized poser and I think I’m going to see if I can work it into the plan.  I’ll keep you posted. 

Meanwhile, I seem to see the concept popping up everywhere. 

Here
it is in Peter Parker’s bedroom set in the new The Adventures of Spiderman

Here it is in Peter Parker’s bedroom set in the new The Adventures of Spiderman

And the concept pops up on design blogs all the time.  This is a very traditional implementation of the idea:

But these spice it up a little bit by clipping the art on a clothes line: