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Here are some fun ways that you can join The Art Colony's latest activities:
The theme for February is "Stripes"! 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-february-2015
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 Dragonfly Challenge: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/in-your-style-02-16-2015-dragonfly-challenge
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:
One Color a Month Swap (Red): Make 4 ATCs (2 for 2 partners) out of tints and shades of red, and receive 4 in return! Sign up by adding your name and address to this thread by March 20: http://community.art-is-fun.com/group/atcs/forum/topics/one-colour-color-a-month-for-2015-atc-march-red
Welcome to the monthly theme for February. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - StripesThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.These should…READ MORE
............is the idea to delete these messages/responses once read/replied to etc?I had started to do that and then wondered, what is the norm?Might imagine it is the right thing to do/delete them, since they no doubt take up web-site space when…READ MORE
Hi everyone, some of you may be familiar with my Guide to Painting Photorealism in Acrylics here: http://www.art-is-fun.com/how-to-paint-photorealism.htmlI just…READ MORE
I can understand how some people didn't want my animated unicorns and my animated cat feline character but I was wondering why didn't you guys want my pencil coloring and drawings of my feline cat character? and where'd they all go and why?READ MORE
My latest project is marbles in colored pencil. It's very challenging to capture all the subtle color changes and all the light reflections and refractions but here are the results so far.…READ MORE
Welcome to Profile of the Week! We are delighted to present Prosenjit Roy from Kolkata, India.Prosenjit creates realistic paintings…READ MORE
"Blue-Eyed Darner - Mesilla Basque" Photo courtesy of David B. Richman, at Paint My Photo, http://paintmyphoto.ning.com/photo/blue-eyed-darner-mesilla-bosqueExcerpted…READ MORE