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5 Ways To Make Your Home Pet-Friendly

If you have pets, then you “surround yourself” with love on a daily basis. So why not make your home or office a place that is just as lovely for your furry friends too? Animals are adorable, and their...
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Aerial View: The Art of James Niehues

If you’ve been skiing in the past decade, you’ve probably seen glimpses of artist James Niehues’s work. Best known for creating the intricate designs and paintings seen at ski resorts and on their...
7 Ways to Decorate Your Home Office

Guest Post: 7 Tips for Decorating Your Home Office

Sadie is the Director of Marketing for Safe & Smart Living where she leads the charge on all brand management, graphic design, social media strategy and overall marketing initiatives. She has more than a...
Kathy Johnson

Kathy Johnson on Why We Need Art

Seattle-based professional artist Kathy Johnson draws inspiration from her surroundings to create beautiful pieces of art. A watercolor painter for the past 20 years, Johnson's knack for choosing colors hasn't...
FREE Desktop Wallpaper Images from Ursula Abresch

FREE Desktop Wallpaper Images from Ursula Abresch

Don't forget that all of these plus more artwork from Ursula Abresch is available as large format prints and canvas prints at Great BIG Canvas.   You can also learn more about Abresch in her feature...
Ginger Summerlin Photography

A Photographer’s Take on Rainy Wedding Days

It rains a lot in Tennessee. Every season. Even on Saturdays. Even on wedding days....   Ashley and Curtis got married anyway. And they LOVED their rainy/misty day. You could tell it on their...
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13 Unforgettable Elephant Works of Art

This week Ringling Bros announced that after 100+ years of shows, the elephant performers will be phased out of show performances completely by 2018. All of the elephants will be retired to the Center for...
12 Days of Art: Brand New Art for the Holidays

12 Days of Art: Brand New Art for the Holidays

For the next 12 days, Surround Yourself, Great BIG Canvas, and twelve of our super creative friends have joined forces to create twelve unique pieces of art centered around the 12 Days of Christmas....
The Return of Pink Floyd

The Return of Pink Floyd

Rock music never forgets. There is always a chord or lyric that takes you back to a place you may have forgotten. This month Pink Floyd released The Endless River, and we all get to enjoy how fun it is to...