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Buying art, 12 Fun affordable ways to buy art you'll love

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Buying art - 12 Fun affordable ways to buy art you'll love

You know 'why', now comes the "how' and 'where' to get art?

You know 'why' you need art, now the question is ‘how’ and 'where' to find art? The first post in this series was centered around 'Why' including art in your daily life is important to your level of happiness. 

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5 Myths About Buying Art

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5 Myths About Buying Art

Over the years I’ve talked to many folks who have misconceptions around the idea of buying art. In this article I hope to dispel at least a few of these myths. Buying art can be a perplexing and stressful process to the uninitiated. After reading this article and the accompanying linked blog posts you’ll be able to consider yourself "initiated".

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10 Books That Will Teach You How to Draw Like an Artist

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10 Art Books That Will Teach You How to Draw Like an Artist

Imagine that you have the skills to proudly put to paper anything you see.

Does that seem out of reach? It shouldn't. It is possible to learn how to draw even if you've always told yourself "oh, I just don't have that talent". It's not so much a talent as it is a skill, a skill that can be learned. In this post, I'll share with you 10 books that I believe, if approached diligently and with honest applied effort, will teach you that skill.

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Home Art Decor, The Simple Truth is Art Can Make You Happier

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Why have art? The simple truth... art decor can make you happier.

Few things in life are more important to a person than their home. Most folks will agree that a ‘home’ is much more than just four walls and a floor. Decorating your home is a form of self expression as well as a way to make your house a comfortable home. What you have as home art is an integral part of your decor, a way to let people who visit your home know that this is what you find beautiful or important.

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5 Tips for Printing Printables So They Look Fantastic!!

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5 Tips for Printing Art Printables ... So They Look Fantastic!!

I've downloaded some art but now what?...

I thought I would share a few tips on how to print downloadable wall art printables so that they look great when you print them off and hang them in your home.

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