Angel-Accented Picture Frames--Posted 9/23/07
|Angels are beautiful to behold! They are a reminder of the protection we have and evoke thoughts of peace and joy. They also bring out feelings of kindness and gentleness within us. For you angel fanatics out there, you already know that angels are depicted in many ways. We see them in ominous, religious aspects as well as in the cute and light aspects that novelty items provide. Picture frames are a great way to display your favorite angel collectibles and themes.|
Angels are normally shown as having human form. They usually have wings and are dressed in long white robes. Sometimes angels are shown with or without halos. Angels have also been shown as male or female. While having a standard image, angels have still been able to be shown in both formal and informal settings.
Sterling silver angel-decorated picture frames are an amazing display of craftsmanship! With intricate artwork designs on the frame borders, angels are displayed in a more religious sentiment. The angels are seen as cherubs giving a more regal tone to this piece of art. While still formal, this picture frame can still flow with a variety of photos and artwork. Being made of sterling silver, this frame is also an excellent choice for a family heirloom.
The widest selection of angel-accented pictures frames are in the novelty picture frames category. Here you can find the more serious, religious display of cherubs as well as the light, cartoon-like versions of angels. The great thing about novelty picture frames is that they are moderately priced and offer great value and pleasure. There are aesthetically pleasing and still enable us to cover our homes with angels without breaking our pocket book. These frames are also made from a variety of materials like ceramic, wood and metal.
Make an angel display using a shadow box picture frame to enhance your angelic decorative display. Make space for newer versions of angels while preserving the older parts of your collection. Place angel figurines in a glass- or acrylic-covered shadow box for maximum preservation efforts. Segregate your figuring collection by size or by theme to decide which angels to place in the display. Add decorative elements like lace or dried foliage for a dramatic effect. Wood shadow box picture frames will work nicely with any set of angels, but you can use glass as well.
Itís no wonder why so many people love angels. Beautiful to look at and fun to collect, angels are a versatile collectorís item that brings a wholesome feeling to our souls. Found in great variety, angels remind us that the simple things in life are best shown through the kindness and gentleness that we show one another. Angel collecting and decorating is a great way to keep this attitude at the forefront of our lives. Start building your angel accented picture frame collection today!