How to Hang Art in 7 Easy Steps

6. Pencil the Position

Once you've decided on the layout, tape your pieces of graph paper down on a piece of paper cut to represent the space you're working with. Using this as a guide, layout your artwork on the floor in the same way. Then use a tape measure and pencil to plot out where the artwork will go on the wall, making light marks with the pencil where the outlines of the frame will go.