Home is Where the Heart (& Art is)
Home is where the heart is for Doug Bavinton and Yvette
Art Plays an Important Role in our home.
“Initially we were living in a shed, while we explored options on how to build,” Doug said. “In the
Art plays an important role in their home. Doug is a Visual Art teacher and Yvette an Interior Design enthusiast. “We always knew we wanted to finish our home with beautiful art. And Yvette has a keen interest and a great eye for all things design and art,” Doug explained. “The art in our house is an eclectic mixture of old and new, of art with very personal stories and meaning and art that simply marries the feel of the room with the colours that please and intrigue us.”
The house also features original art by Australian artists. “The online gallery Art Lovers Australia provided plenty of inspiration and made it easy to find new art for our home. We were introduced to a whole new collection of
In addition to the artworks hanging on the walls, there is a whole other collection in storage. “We do not have enough walls for all our art,” Doug stated. “But we do get to change the collection on display a lot.” And what a wonderful place that is to be in, to change the art on your walls according to the mood.
Written by Anna Itkonen