Decorating kids' rooms with portraits. / by Ashley Brown

I am always encouraging my clients to display images together on a wall... it is so fitting for lifestyle portraiture, and really, what better art is there than your own family? Common areas like living/family rooms, hallways and stairs are popular spots for wall galleries... but what about the kids' rooms? The new Pottery Barn Kids catalog has come great examples of what portraits can add to a child's room. Here's a few examples:




The trend is definitely shifting toward large, stunning prints as opposed to small prints in large frames. They really make such an impact (how cute are the four canvases in the playroom?) Don't forget to consider your kids' stomping grounds, as well as common spaces, when decorating with portraits!