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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!
I accidentally deleted a painting. There is now a white rectangle there. I don't know how to get it out. If I click on the delete button, I might take everything out.I have already accidentally deleted some of the paintings, but downloaded them…READ MORE
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
The top of the shell rendered... a lot of work... many colors and complex patternsNext - eyestrain territory... I added a smaller turtle to the background... (to cover up a good idea - that wasn't).... Some of the details on this little turtle were…READ MORE
i paint, put the painting away, paint, put the painting away, paint…draw, put the drawing away, draw…well, you get the idea.my query is; what do you DO with all that work?READ MORE
Welcome to Profile of the Week! We are delighted to present Bronwyn Knox-Lawler from New York, USA.Bronwyn creates colorful…READ MORE
I am about to do a job for someone painting a trunk.I don't really know what kind of paint to use. I don't think I should use acrylic; it would chip off wouldn't it? And not oils, it would take too long to dry.So I thought, maybe regular ol'…READ MORE
Onward with the turtle painting... It took a while but I finally got the shell pattern worked out..... the highlights on the left look a bit grainy... my studio light flared them a bit...Now it's time to move on to finishing his flippers and the…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