One of the prettiest and most artistic developments in home design has to be statement ceilings. These ceilings usually feature bold colors, geometric designs or other stunning visuals. And a classic way to make a bold statement with your ceiling is to have some sort of skyscape on it. Whether it’s puffy clouds or starry vistas, interior skyscapes are a wonderful way to get an artsy home. And they also create the illusion of opening up any space. But it doesn’t stop with ceilings. Skyscapes also work as wall art and other elements in a space. So take a look below to find some inspiration for interior skyscapes.
One of the most common ways to work with interior skyscapes is to create the illusion that your home is opening right into a starry night. Designers achieve this look in a wide variety of creative ways.
Many styles make use of some type of mobile or decal. Other styles even use items like curtains to get the feeling of looking off into a nighttime sky. So take a look below to see how to creatively get a nighttime skies feel in your home. You might just be inspired to try out one of these ideas in a whole new way.
Daytime Skies Themes
Another option for interior skyscapes is to paint a daytime sky right on the ceiling. That will make it look like your space opens right to the heavens. It’s even a neat little hack to visually open up smaller spaces.
And the bright azure of the blue sky adds some uplifting color to the space, along with the pristine white of the clouds. Blue and white tend to be a popular color choice for rooms, so you can also work those colors into the rest of the space easily.
Take a look below for some inspiration on how to make an amazing interior skyscape using scenes of daytime skies. But don’t worry, they don’t all involve painting the ceiling.
Interior Skyscapes with Light Effects
Of course, you might be in a position where you can’t paint your ceiling, usually because of time, budget, logistical or renting constraints. Painting a ceiling is delicate and often messy work, too.
However, you can still work with interior skyscapes. By using lighted options, you might create a more creative feel in the space with minimal effort. All you have to do is mount a light fixture to the wall, in many cases. Some styles make use of set-in lights or table lamps. Read on to see easier ways of getting an uplifting interior skyscape right in your home.