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A New Beginning Eco Fashion Presentation and Benefit Gala Update

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A New Beginning Eco Fashion Presentation and Benefit Gala Update

Beverly Gurganus A New Beginning

Last month I was invited to attend A New Beginning Eco Fashion Presentation and Benefit Gala and bring along some of my Children of the King paintings.

It seems like January was a long time ago, but I keep reminding myself that it was just last month.  Isn't it crazy how time works?  My granddaughter's birth seems like it was just a few days ago, and not 5 months ago.  On the contrary, it has felt like much time has past since Christmas. Anywho, I promised to share more about January's event A New Beginning.

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The story behind my latest painting, Enduring Hope.

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The story behind my latest painting, Enduring Hope.

Enduring Hope original oil painting by Beverly Gurganus

It has been quite some time since I've shared the story behind one of my paintings so I thought it was due time for another.  My latest painting, Enduring Hope, was inspired from deep inside my heart making it the perfect candidate for a good story tellin'.

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A New Beginning Fashion Presentation and Gala.

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A New Beginning Fashion Presentation and Gala.

A new beginning Fashion show
A New Beginning Eco Fashion Presentation and Benefit Gala organized by ENJEWEL (Equality and Justice for Every Woman Every Land) features fashion designer Joesph Aloysius as well as performances by Tricia Canilao, Laurence Mossman,  JM Quiblat, and Nicole Asensio.  All money raised will benefit  The Butterfly House and VBJI (Virginia Beach Justice Initative) both fighting the war against human trafficking.  I am so excited to exhibit my Children of the King Collection at this event and to help support The Butterfly House.

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Why I chose to support The Butterfly House

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Twirly Dresses by Beverly Gurganus

The Butterfly house touches a soft spot in my heart as they aim to help rescue and heal children from modern slavery (trafficking) right here in my own backyard by providing them with a long term safe home.  And through my Children of the King: Twirly Dresses collection you can help make a difference in a child's life by contributing to the building of the safe home.  

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Children of the King on Exhibit at this year's Butterfly House International Dinner!

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Children of the King on Exhibit at this year's Butterfly House International Dinner!

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I am so thrilled to be exhibiting my "Children of the King" collection at Butterfly House's Annual International Dinner.

You guys have heard me talk over and over again about this organization and their amazing mission to rescue children from the horrors of sex trafficking as well as providing them a safe haven for healing.

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