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The theme for December is "Fairy Tales"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/monthly-theme-december-2014
See what others created, too!
Every two weeks a photo will be posted to use as a reference/inspiration for an art piece you create, In Your Style! The Challenges are open to all artists, whatever your medium. We're looking forward to seeing the diversity in art that one photo creates!
NEW Rooster Challenge: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/in-your-style-rooster-challenge-12-08-14
Check out all of the style challenges here: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/categories/style-challenge/listForCategory
Create and swap art with your fellow Art Colonists in the Swap Art Group! The following swaps are currently open for sign-up:
Mini Soft Sculptured Doll Swap: Make 3-6 mini soft sculpted dolls or sculpted felt dolls/animals and receive the same number in return! Sign up by adding your name and address to this thread: http://community.art-is-fun.com/group/atcs/forum/topics/new-winter-project-soft-sculptured-dolls
Welcome to the monthly theme for December. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Fairy TalesThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.These…READ MORE
Here is the question. When did you or when will you make a move to a dedicated studio?Now before you answer let me give you a bit of background as to why i am asking this question. My wife and i were talking about getting me more space some how for…READ MORE
Hello Fellow Artists,Today, I want to leave you with this youtube video to watch. My hope is, when you have viewed this video, that some of you will feel more encouraged, lighter in your approach in the art room and maybe it'll silence the critic…READ MORE
I have had a chronic pain condition for about 11 years now and have days that I simply cannot physically do anything. I have ideas buzzing through my head if I'm not too foggy to think. I'm finally getting some relief and have found that zendoodles…READ MORE
Greetings All!I am new to this site and am so happy to have stumbled upon it! I have been looking to refire my creative mojo and this looks like a fabulous site to start with!I am Kathleen aka Morgan aka Morganlefaegaia. I am a forty(ish) artist…READ MORE