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Artwork Spotlight: Our Favourite Product for The Changing Seasons!

With the arrival of Spring fast approaching, many of us are switching up our interior décor in time for the changing seasons. That’s why we have decided to show you our top abstract art prints and homeware choice for this transitional period to keep your home fresh and welcoming.   Tempest artwork – Credit: @top_to_toe_reno […]

What is the Difference Between Original and Commissioned Art?

Buying original artwork is about more than decoration, it is about investing in a desirable piece of art that will retain its value for future years to come. There are many different reasons why you may choose to invest in original and commissioned artwork, but perhaps you don’t know the difference. In this article, we […]

Toni Thornton Art’s Essential Guide To Commissioning Beautiful Artwork.

Are you looking to commission a painting and are unsure where to start? Rest assured; we just might have some answers. As of January 2022, Toni Thornton Art’s commission diary is officially open for bespoke orders and we can’t wait to hear from you. However, we recognise that it’s not always straightforward when deciding the […]

Improve Your Walls With A Luxury Hand Embellished Print

Our carefully curated range of printed artworks from our Abstract, Floral and Large Print range are produced using an 8 colour Latex fine art printing process. Each print is hand-finished by one of the UK’s most experienced framing teams. Each canvas is of the highest quality, and while the print itself sits smoothly on the […]

Why You Should Gift Abstract Artwork This Valentine’s Day

Toni Thornton Art x Lydia Millen: The Gold Edit – ‘Au’ Limited Edition Print. 23k Gold dust acrylic gold band signalling everlasting love. Looking to surprise a loved one with a beautiful piece of artwork they can cherish forever this Valentine’s? Look no further. The gift of artwork is one of the most thoughtful, loving, […]

Toni Thornton Art’s Nomination at the Simply Ladies Awards 2022.

CLICK HERE TO VOTE FOR US IN THE SIMPLY LADIES INC 2022 AWARDS! Our nomination Toni Thornton Art are proud to announce that we have been nominated for two awards at the Simply Ladies Inc Awards 2022 which strives to celebrate excellence in women! We have been lucky enough to be nominated in both the […]

Why You Should Gift Luxury Abstract Art This Christmas

While the prospect of gifting abstract artwork may seem quite overwhelming, here at Toni Thornton Art, we take pride in assuring all our clients that we are here to help with choosing artwork whenever you need it. There are not many gifts more beautiful, thoughtful, and memorable than giving the gift of abstract artwork. We […]

Understanding Abstract Art: Toni Thornton Art’s Ultimate Guide

Abstract Art Abstract art can be tricky to understand and given that abstract art is a constantly evolving art movement that moves with the ever-changing world, it may sometimes feel as though you can’t keep up. While abstract art is incredibly inspiring to view, you may sometimes feel as though the artwork is overpowering or […]

Elevate Your Interiors With Our New Limited Edition Abstract Prints Launching This Month

As the festive season is upon us, we have two beautiful new limited-edition prints heading to our abstract collection page. Both wall prints were designed to introduce a perfect mix of neutral and statement tones to your home as we transition into the winter months. Within this launch, we have the stunning Hessian, a neutral […]

Toni Thornton Art’s favourite abstract artworks this season for your interior spaces.

Abstract artwork is an easy and efficient way to transform your interior space from a summery haven to a cosy and inviting environment in the transition to autumn this year. Whilst spicing up your blank wall spaces, you are also investing in beautiful, valuable artwork which can be collectable throughout your home. We are so […]

How our new abstract prints can enhance your living spaces this October

As we transition from beautiful blue skies to the cosy spirit of autumn, let our new abstract print releases submerge your home in the depths of the changing seasons. This October, we have two beautiful new artwork prints to release here at www.tonithorntonart.com. First up we have the incredible Sage veil print which includes a […]

New Abstract Print Release: Stormy Mist & Waters Edge

New Abstract Print Release: Stormy Mist & Waters Edge Launching this month we have two beautiful new abstract prints to add to our collection, including one incredible landscape print entitled ‘Stormy mist’, and a stunning diptych set of portrait abstract prints entitled ‘Waters edge’. Each of these new prints are beautifully designed to hang in […]

How abstract art can add drama and interest to any room

Abstract art can be the perfect addition to any space calling for a subtle hint of drama and spectacle. The deep and dramatic tones incorporated within many of the artworks in the Toni Thornton Art limited-edition abstract print collection can add that perfect layer of interest and depth to any space. This blog is designed […]

George Clarke’s Remarkable Renovations Feature

Recently, Toni Thornton Art has been lucky enough to be featured in the beautiful restoration project of a Victorian derelict police building right here in the heart of West Yorkshire (not far from where we are based!).  The project, which was showcased as part of George Clarke’s Remarkable Renovations, saw businesswoman Rachel Roberts transform the […]

Portare Collection

Comprised of 8 original, circular pieces, Toni’s beautiful new collection entitled ‘Portare’ is the most personal and meaningful collection of artworks yet. ‘Portare’ perfectly encapsulates the significance of transporting, carrying and developing, and also represents the deeper meaning of new beginnings and journeys which we may experience in our lives. Toni said “As an artist, […]

Toni Thornton Art X Style Sisters

The Style Edit Gemma and Charlotte, also known as the Style Sisters, have over 15 years of experience in the fashion and interior industry and specialise in the re-styling of home and wardrobe spaces. The styling duo combine fashion with functionality and create beautiful spaces using their keen eye for detail and passion for interiors. […]

Fragments collection

Toni’s careful attention to detail lends itself well to her upcoming collection entitled ‘Fragments’, which beautifully captures the blending of texture, surface and tone within each piece. Within this new collection, Toni has been able to explore the manipulation of surface, through the bending and overall movement of the 3D shapes, whilst embracing the utility […]

How to choose the right size artwork for your space

It is no secret that art can improve our mental and emotional wellbeing, which is why choosing the right artwork for your space is important. However, it can be challenging to find an example that fits perfectly in terms of colour, texture, framing, style, and, above all, size. You may find an incredible piece, but […]

The benefits of buying limited edition artwork from an independent artist

When you buy limited edition artwork from an independent artist, you are doing more than simply purchasing a product; you are supporting a real person. There are many benefits to doing so that you may not have previously considered. In this article, we will introduce you to the world of independent artists and how your […]

What are the six elements of abstract art prints?

There is something intensely personal about abstract art that is rarely found in other artistic movements. Abstract art has a unique voice that provokes interest, permitting both artists and viewers a distinct sense of freedom and expression. Despite its often chaotic and spontaneous appearance, it possesses a structure that is composed of six key elements: […]

Why do artists make limited edition artwork?

To understand why artists create limited edition prints, we must first understand what they are. Limited edition artwork refers to the number of prints made available of a particular piece. That figure is decided by the artist, with many choosing numbers such as 10, 50 or 100. Each piece of artwork is then a print […]

What makes a painting abstract?

Abstract painting is one of the purest forms of expression, allowing the artist to communicate freely with colour, shape, texture and more without the constraints of objective reality. However, to truly understand what makes a painting abstract, it is essential to define abstract art as a movement. Abstract art can be defined as work that […]

Should I have art in my dining room?

The dining room is where you spend time as a family, entertain friends and host guests, and arguably the perfect space to display artwork. It is one of the more public rooms of your home that is seen by so many making it one of the most suitable places for you to exhibit your style […]

How do I choose the right artwork for my bedroom?

It is estimated that we spend a third of our lives in our bedrooms and as an intensely personal space, we want it to reflect who we are and how we want to feel. Whether you want your bedroom to feel calm, comforting, stylish, or perhaps more playful, the most effective way of achieving your […]

Do giclee prints have texture?

Art is an integral part of any living space. It has the ability to transform and compliment the aesthetic of your home whilst lifting the spirits and allowing viewers to find time to reflect on their everyday lives. The power of art cannot be underestimated, and it is with the rise of giclée prints that […]

How to choose the right artwork for your living room

The living room is the heart of any home; it is where we relax after a long day, and where we socialise with friends and family. However, what is it that makes a living room the welcoming, relaxing and comforting space we want to spend time in? While there are many elements that combine to […]

How our Abstract Land and Sea collection brings the outdoors in

While we are currently spending more time indoors, it has never been more important to bring the outdoors into our homes. The delicate balance of nature is an ideal cure for busy modern-day life,   embracing the earth’s natural elements is the way forward when it comes to interior design. Nature-embodied artwork and landscapes promote […]

The best floral prints for your walls

Abstract Floral Art is the perfect way to update your space, adding texture, intrigue and beauty to your room. Toni Thornton Art is proud to offer a range of floral prints that can transform any space and offer viewers the chance to own a piece of artwork that is both unique and intensely personal. Each […]

How to display cushions on a sofa

Cushions play a pivotal role when you are looking to breathe new life into a room and are undoubtedly an essential component of accentuating the aesthetics of your space. There is something about the classic beauty of displaying cushions on a sofa that can balance and compliment any space. That being said, it can be […]

How do you light up artwork at home?

Image taken from @lydiamillenhome. Using the right lighting can make a world of difference to artwork displayed in your home. Lighting, in many respects, is a part of the artwork. Therefore, it is important to consider the lighting conditions you first saw your chosen artwork displayed in. The fabulous artwork you have chosen for your […]

How to decorate a cosy and compact space

Any interior designer will tell you that the task of decorating cosy and compact spaces is not without its challenges. In a room where every square inch matters, it can be all too easy to overwhelm the available space, making it feel cramped and claustrophobic. However, by using a few innovative decorating tips you can […]

The best abstract prints for your walls

Abstract art has transcended time becoming a staple in modern homes and it isn’t difficult to understand why. Abstract art allows you the freedom to explore the work and assign your own unique and personal meaning to the piece. This is an intensely personal affair which undoubtedly enriches the viewers experience of the artwork; allowing […]

Prints for Walls by Toni Thornton Art

Toni Thornton Art is proud to offer an extensive range of limited edition fine art canvas prints for walls. Each print is produced on 400gsm canvas using a 12 colour Giclee fine art printing process to ensure they are finished to the highest standard and quality. They are then hand finished by one of the […]

How to arrange artwork in your home

Art is often displayed in the home for aesthetic purposes, creating a beautiful and unique focal point that everyone can enjoy. However, recent research has increasingly demonstrated how art can impact the brain’s wave patterns, emotional state, nervous system and even raise serotonin levels. Art has a wonderful and unique ability to change the way […]

Art for Bars

The UK is a country infamous for its diverse and ever expanding range of pubs and bars, but with so much choice, the competition has never been fiercer. Bars are now fighting to create a niche for themselves that is reflected in their aesthetic and keeps customer coming back. One of the most popular ways […]

How to transform the look and feel of your home using cushions

Cushions are one of the simplest and most effective ways to transform the look and feel of a space instantly. With the right cushions in an appropriate arrangement, you can create a unique piece of artwork on your sofa that acts as a statement piece for your room. This year, Toni Thornton Art has released […]

Art for the Wall

Toni Thornton Art specialises in providing high quality bespoke artwork and canvas prints to suit the tastes and desires of our clientele. We help you choose the perfect artwork for the environment it’s intended for, taking into account such aspects as the ambience, aesthetic and personal tastes of the individual. Bespoke Wall Art This bespoke […]

What is the difference between fine art and commercial art?

To understand the difference between fine art and commercial art, we must first understand why they were created and their purpose. All art inherently is an expression of creativity and imagination, but these qualities are used for different reasons within the fine art and commercial art worlds. Fine art can consist of paintings, sculptures, drawings, […]

How to Choose Art for Your Workplace: A Guide

TEC Lifestyle / Photo by @jopearcephoto Office Art represents much more than just an aesthetically pleasing picture in a room; it can have a significant impact on how employees, visitors, clients and the general public view your business. The art you choose to adorn your office space with is a direct reflection of who you […]

Art for Retail

Operating a retail space means maximising as much revenue and customer satisfaction as possible out of the space you must work with. Even if it doesn’t seem immediately obvious how, bespoke art can help with this goal tremendously. Interior design is crucial when creating a high-quality customer experience. When your customers walk through the door, […]

How has interior design changed over the years?

Interior design is defined as the art and science of enhancing the inside of a building. The aim is to achieve a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for people that use the space. It is a pursuit that is thousands of years old, and throughout it has changed dramatically to suit the style of […]

Art for Restaurants

Interior design is a crucial element of a restaurant’s feel. When your customers walk through the front door, they soak in the atmosphere and sense the ambience and from this, they form a crucial first impression that sets the tone and that is integral in determining the memories they take from their dining experience. As […]

What is the difference between abstract art and abstract expressionism?

To understand the differences between abstract art and abstract expressionism, we must first define them. Abstract art is work that does not attempt to represent an accurate depiction of visual reality and instead utilises colours, forms, shapes and gestural marks to create this effect. Meanwhile, abstract expressionism is a term applied to newer forms of […]

Art for Interior Designers

When chosen intentionally and thoughtfully, art has the power to transform a room in any home completely, allowing the space to communicate its unique personality. It is these distinct characteristics that interior designers seek when working to transform the space into something that is functional, practical and, above all, beautiful. To be useful to interior […]

What is giclee art?

The term ‘giclee’ was first used in the early 1990s by printmaker Jack Duganne to describe fine art digital prints made using an inkjet printer. Pronounced ‘zhee’clay’, it derives from the French verb ‘to spray’, which is how inkjet printers produce the pieces. Shortly before then, at the end of the previous decade, the name […]

Art for Offices

Office art is so much more than an aesthetic choice. When entering its space, there is something about a company’s choice of artwork that is revealing about the brand and the type of enterprise it is. Indeed, the power of artwork is often underestimated. For that reason, when selecting artwork to suit office spaces, this […]

How to choose the right artwork for your home (and top tips on how to display your artwork when you actually choose it!)

If you’ve clicked on this blog, the chances are you’re trying to find artwork… step 1 is complete because ta-da… I’m an artist! I’m only joking, this blog isn’t intended to make you buy or fall in love with my work because truth be told, you don’t need someone to tell you to do that. […]

What is an abstract design?

Since the early stages of the 20th century, abstract design has been a central feature of modern-day art. It is an art form often seen as carrying a distinct moral dimension, representing virtues such as purity, simplicity, order and spirituality. What is meant by an ‘abstract design’? Abstract design uses the language of shape, form, […]

What are the aspects of interior design?

Albert Hadley, an American designer and decorator, is quoted as saying ‘the essence of interior design will always be about people and how they live’. It is about the realities of what makes for an attractive, civilized, meaningful environment, and not about what is ‘in’ or ‘out’. While most people believe that interior design is […]