Mural Wall Painting

Mural Wall Painting


Author Joanna Perry

Mural Wall Painting

What is a mural wall painting?

Mural wall painting is a large artwork that covers an entire wall or part of a wall. It is a large-scale work of art, typically created by a single artist, which can be viewed from afar. It can be painted on canvas and mounted onto a wall, or it can be painted directly onto the wall (as in fresco).

Mural wall paintings are often used for decorating interior walls and ceilings, as well as exterior walls. Some murals may include architectural elements such as columns and arches.

A mural is a type of wall painting. However, murals are often larger than other types of wall paintings and are typically more complex in their design and execution. The true definition of a mural is "an extended work of art executed on the walls of buildings."

How mural painting is done ?

Mural wall painting is a process whereby an artist paints directly onto a wall surface. The finished product can then be viewed from afar as it would be in a mural, but it also allows for greater detail than would be possible if painted on canvas or paper because there is no need to worry about accommodating for framing or other issues that come with hanging artworks.

How do you plan a wall mural?

Planning your mural before you start painting will help you create the best result possible. You will need to decide how much space you have available and what kind of look you want to achieve with your art piece. You will also need to decide what colours will work best for your theme

What is the difference between a mural and wallpaper?

Mural wall paintings are generally large in scale, which makes them great for decorating an entire room. They can also be used as an accent piece in smaller spaces like hallways and foyers. Mural wall paintings are great because they allow you to create your own design and add colour to your home in a way that wallpaper just cannot do.

Wallpaper, on the other hand, is hung from the ceiling rather than painted directly onto it. It is made from paper pulp and is durable enough to last for years without fading or losing its shape. Wallpaper comes in many unique styles and patterns, so you'll be able to find something that matches your personal taste perfectly!

Wallpaper is another type of wall decoration; however, wallpaper tends to have less detail than murals do. Wallpaper can also be used as an accent piece within your home whereas murals tend to cover entire walls up until they reach the ceiling line."

A mural is also referred to as an architectural painting because it is usually created with an artist's brush and paint on canvas (though it could also be created using other mediums). Mural artists use many different techniques to create their works; these include but are not limited to acrylic paint, oils, gouache, tempera paint and watercolours.

Murals for walls hand painted

To find more mural painting information and ideas please visit Joanna Perry Murals, top UK mural painter and artist, hand painting a full range of murals styles including Modern, Traditional, Chinoiserie, Trompe L’Oeil, Outdoor Murals, murals for Nurseries, murals for Boys rooms, murals for Girls rooms,  Commercial murals, murals for offices and businesses, and School Murals.

Joanna Perry is a mural artist that covers the whole of the UK including London, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham to name a few locations she travels to. You can contact Joanna directly via email, or phone 07940161918.

More information about me

If you would like to know more about me, or see more of my murals, take a look at my gallery.

As well as that I also offer mural courses such as my:

One day mural painting course

Corporate art workshops

mural training videos

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