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Here are some fun ways that you can join The Art Colony's latest activities:
The theme for October is "Abstract"! 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-october-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 Bee and Flower Challenge: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/in-your-style-bee-and-flower-challenge-10-13-2014
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:
Doll Swap: Create 3 different types of dolls and receive 3 in return! Send your dolls to the swap host Susanne before October 23, and let her know you sent them by adding your name here: http://community.art-is-fun.com/group/atcs/forum/topics/new-summer-project-doll-swap-part-two
It's time for a new challenge! This week we have a lovely photos of flowers & bees. (Images courtesy of myself, Pat). We would like you to use the reference/inspiration photo to create a piece "In Your Style". This Challenge is open to all…READ MORE
Welcome to the monthly theme for October. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - AbstractThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.These should…READ MORE
It's not so much a WIP as finished but I wasn't sure where to post it so here's my Victorian Children Portrait based on Emile Vernon Poster's painting "Best of Friends". There was another child and puppy in his original picture. I used Faber-Castell…READ MORE
Tried out oil pastels using either underlay of acylic wash or turpenoid. I'm pleased with first attempts. What do you think?…READ MORE
Just a sneak look at a small section of the painting I'm doing now.... Long way to go.. very much a work in progress... still testing and trying various colors... It's going to to be a lot work by the time it's finished.....…READ MORE
Welcome to Profile of the Week! We are delighted to present Ali Amin Elsehemy from Cairo, Egypt.Ali creates colorful digital art on…READ MORE