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Twirly Dress and Butterflies

beverly gurganus from the studio oil paintings Painting for a Purpose Twirly Dresses

Twirly Dress and Butterflies

My ultimate desire as an artist is that my art connects with its viewers, and that desire has motivated my current collection Children of the King: Twirly Dresses. I am a mother of three girls who are ages  25, 21, and 11, and I loved to see them so happy, innocent, and free to just be a little girl.  When they'd put on a pretty dress, they were instantly transformed into a twirling princess.  This collection brings that fantasy into reality as we are children of The King! (close up of painting) God lead me to a wonderful organization, The...

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Painting for a Purpose: The Butterfly House

Children of the King Crown giclee prints oil paintings original art Painting for a Purpose The Butterfly House Twirly Dresses

Painting for a Purpose: The Butterfly House

Children of the King: Twirly Dresses is a collection near and dear to my heart! One Sunday morning while sitting in church (I'm not exactly sure what was said to start my mind a wondering) I began thinking about being a child of God, and what that means.  I'm a child of THE KING... loved, claimed, adopted, priceless, and a princess.  This began a flood of ideas for a collection of paintings. Twirly Dresses... I think back to when I was a young girl, and how much I loved to twirl in my pretty dress to see how high it...

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