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Keep your decor fresh with free printable art | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Beauty of the ocean | Free coastal art | Beverly Gurganus
If you are like me, you are always looking for easy and budget friendly ways to bring fresh seasonal decor to your space.  A throw pillow here and some flowers there...it's those small changes that can take a space from winter to spring, spring to summer, or summer to fall.  This is one of the reasons I decided to start offering you a free digital print each month.

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What to do about Caterpillars in the garden | Beverly Gurganus Art

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What to do about caterpillars in the garden | Beverly Gurganus Art

What would you do if you found caterpillars in your garden devouring your parsley?  Get rid of them with a natural insecticide would have been my answer last year, but this year I went a different route.

 

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Why taking a vacation can make you a better artist | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Why taking a vacation can make you a better artist | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Why taking a vacation can make you a better artist.

Saying goodbye to vacations doesn't have to be a side effect for starting your art business.  Vacations are often viewed as a luxury, but what if instead of putting us behind in our work they actually make us better?  

My husband has been running his own business for over 20 years, and I started my art business almost 3 years ago.  We totally understand how hard it is to fit traveling into an already full schedule, and to be honest, we have sacrificed many travel opportunities for the sake of work leaving us envious of other's vacations.

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How To Get Past A Negative Critique | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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How To Get Past A Negative Critique | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

How To Get Past A Negative Critique | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art.

Having another artist critique your work can be scary causing many to shy away from the opportunity to receive feedback, but critiques (good or bad) are beneficial to your career.

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My top three art podcast: a studio must have

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Podcasts are another one of my must haves while working in the studio. Today, I thought I would share with you my top three art podcast.

A few weeks ago, I shared with you how I make my "Perfect" cup of coffee.  Coffee is just as important to have in my studio as my art supplies.  Too extreme...not if you are as much of a coffee lover as me.  Wait! What?  You missed that post...no worries, you can still read How to make the perfect cup of coffee.

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