Why We Love Canvas Oil Paintings (and You Should Too!)

by Marshall | Canvas Oil Paintings

When you think of paintings, what comes to mind? Perhaps you imagine works created by the world's famous masters like Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. Or maybe you think of more contemporary artists, like Warhol or Pollock. However, when most people think about paintings, they picture something that's been created on a canvas. And that's because canvas oil paintings are simply stunning.

Here's why we love them and why you should too!



One of the best things about canvas oil paintings is that they never go out of style. Whether it's a classic landscape painting or a modern abstract piece, a canvas oil painting can add beauty and elegance to any room. And because they last for centuries, you can enjoy them for generations to come.


Another great thing about canvas oil paintings is that they can be used in any type of home décor. Whether you have a traditional or contemporary style, there's a painting out there that will fit right in. Plus, because they come in all shapes and sizes, you can find one to fit any space.


While some paintings can cost millions of dollars, canvas oil paintings are much more affordable. Whether you're looking for a small piece to hang in your home or a large painting for your office, you can find something within your budget. Plus, because they last so long, you'll get years of enjoyment out of them.

Easy to Clean

Another great thing about canvas oil paintings is that they're easy to keep clean. Unlike other types of paintings, you don't have to worry about them getting damaged if you accidentally spill something on them. Just wipe it off with a damp cloth and you're good to go!

Perfect for Any Occasion

Whether you're looking for a gift for a special occasion or you want to add some beauty to your own home, canvas oil paintings are a perfect choice. No matter what the occasion, they're sure to impress anyone who sees them.

Increase in Value Over Time

If you invest in a good quality canvas oil painting, it will increase in value over time. So not only will you get to enjoy it for years to come, but you can also sell it for a profit later on!

Made to Last

The beauty of a canvas painting is that it will stay looking just as beautiful for your entire life. Unlike other types, such as oil-on-canvas or watercolor paintings which can fade over time and become damaged with exposure to light - meaning you'll need another piece to replace them when they're done; these magnificent works from the professionals at declaration stores are designed so beautifully, they never go out style!

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You'll never be able to paint another canvas like the one you see in your imagination. Every painting is a unique work of art with its own story and setting, which means that no two paintings are alike!

Work of Art

When you buy a canvas painting, it is like buying into an exclusive club. Whether the piece features classic or modern art styles - they all will speak to your unique taste in beauty and provide years of enjoyment for both home decoration purposes as well as investment values over time!

They Make a Statement

If you want to make a statement in your home or office, nothing beats an oil painting. From bold colors that will grab everyone's attention right away down to neutral tones for those looking at something more subtle - there is no wrong answer when it comes time for what type of artwork suits one’s space best!


Last but not least, oil paintings are simply unforgettable. They can act as a conversation starter for guests in your home or office, and you'll always be able to look back on them and remember the memories associated with them.


So what’s the verdict? Are canvas oil paintings worth all of the hype? You bet they are! Not only do they look great, but they also have a timelessness and authenticity that other mediums just can’t replicate. If you’re still not convinced, give us a call today and we would be more than happy to show you some of our favorite pieces. We think you’ll love them as much as we do!

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The Marshall Gallery, located in Scottsdale’s Historic Arts District, has been the center of contemporary art since its founding in 1998. Boasting a collection of paintings, sculptures, and exquisite glass pieces, the gallery hosts several exhibitions each year plus a biennial glass invitational that attracts top-notch talent. Here you will find exceptional art presented in an open and relaxed gallery space, which is perfect for browsing the ever-changing collection. Explore on your own, or allow our expert art consultants to offer complimentary assistance to find the perfect addition to your own collection. Looking for the perfect piece of art to complement your home’s decor? Visit us in person or browse our online art store!

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