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The theme for March is "A Favorite Spot"! 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-march-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 Water Lilies Challenge: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/new-in-your-style-challenge-water-lilies
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:
In the Style of Klee Swap: Create 2 ATCs (1 each for 2 partners) in the style of Paul Klee and receive 2 in return! Sign up by April 4 by adding your name and address to this thread: http://community.art-is-fun.com/group/atcs/forum/topics/new-in-the-style-of-klee
Chunky 4x4 Recipe Card Swap (Sweets): Create 3 chunky recipe cards that are 4" x 4" in size (10.16 cm X 10.16 cm) and receive 3 in return! Sign up by adding your name to this thread and sending your cards to Susanne no later than April 15: http://community.art-is-fun.com/group/atcs/forum/topics/new-chunky-4x4-recipe-card-swap
Welcome to the monthly theme for March. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - A Favorite SpotThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.These…READ MORE
Hi,just joined today after searching the web as I have some questions for getting started with acrylics.So far after watching some videos on youtube I purchased some materials.I have a pack of 6 liquitex heavybody 22ml tubes(classic 6),a stay wet…READ MORE
HelloAs the title of the discussion suggests, I've just started university, for the second time. One of my other passions is creative writing and I'm doing an Arts degree to develop my creative writing skills. It was really scary going into lectures…READ MORE
I am new to acrylics and interested in various pouring techniques to produce abstract works. I recently viewed a video (You Tube) where an artist named Brigitte Koenig did a pour variation where the substrate appeared to be immersed in liquid and…READ MORE