Download Painting Wallpapers

Before the advent of photography, we had paintings that would help us get through with all the best that life had to offer. They helped us preserve anything that looked beautiful to us. It is the art of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface and then preserving it for future use. It is an artist’s true labor of love that comes out in the form of poignant pictures and beautiful images. Paintings are done over a variety of surfaces such as walls, paper, canvas, wood, glass, lacquer, clay, leaf, copper or concrete. They also incorporate a variety of other materials such as sand, clay, paper, gold leaf as well as objects. It is a form of creative expression. There are a variety of ways in which to express the medium and they are like Drawing, composition or abstraction and other aesthetics. They serve as a manifest to the expressive and conceptual intention of the practitioner. They can be in the most natural form also called as naturalistic which could be a still life or a landscape painting, also photographic, abstract, filled with narrative content, symbolism, emotional or even political. Many paintings also have a religious or a spiritual significance. They depict scenes from the mythological stories and can be found especially on the walls and ceilings of religious places. At, you will find some fantastic paintings that will literally take your breath away. There are even artistic paintings bordering on symbolic sketches that help depict the scenes at the same time showing the artists mood while drawing them. These paintings will make for some cool wallpapers when you are in the artistic bent of mind. Or when you have that artistic mood and want to look at something that goes beyond the normal and touches on the surreal.