Original Oil Paintings For Sale

Tips for Purchasing Original Art Online

Art collecting is something everyone can do. Owning original art is a great way to elevate your décor. But original art is so much more. Today there's enough original art online to suit everyone's taste. If you're overwhelmed by the vast choices of original oil paintings for sale, then here are a couple of tips for purchasing original art online.


First, know what you want. If you're looking for original oil paintings for sale, they will be more expensive than some other mediums such as acrylic and watercolor. Oil paint is what the old masters and impressionists used to achieve rich and long lasting color in their imagery. Unlike watercolor, which fades over time without proper handling and acrylic color, which loses its vibrance, oil paint can withstand the test of time.


Give yourself time to fall in love with art. Think about what kinds of styles you enjoy. For example, are you drawn to portraits, landscapes, pastoral scenes, or a sweeping seascape? Impressionistic landscapes in oil are breathtaking. Ultimately, you need to trust your taste. If the original oil paintings for sale you find are too expensive right now, consider buying smaller pieces to start your collection and invest in something bigger later. Price brings us to the third bit of advice, which is to think about the size of the art you're buying. Original art online may be misleading in terms of size. Make sure you know what to expect. Look at the details to find out its size, price, medium (paint and surface), as well as if it comes framed.


If you're searching for original oil paintings for sale, then make sure to take a look at my original art online at Ria Krishnan Fine Art. Please get in touch at ria[at]RiaKrishnan.com

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