WELCOME to the 'Art of Nature Group'
A place for you to share your work & techniques relating to nature, wildlife, landscapes, ocean art, and any other art inspired by the environment.
Latest Activity: May 17
Hello and Welcome to the Art of Nature Group!
If you would like to share your nature artwork, you can post in the Show & Tell thread or start your own discussion.
If you would like some advice on a specific work-in-progress, you can post in the WIP thread or start your own discussion.
If you would like to share progress shots of your nature artwork in its various stages, that's great too!
Just a few simple guidelines:
Thanks for joining & have fun!
I'm still very new to The Art Colony and just found the groups! I'm kind of confused as to where I should post this, does it go here or on the comment wall? hmmmm This is a current painting I'm working on and thought I'd share a WIP, I'm using…READ MORE
This thread is dedicated to listing free online resources for learning how to create nature artwork! This can include websites and videos, as long as they are free.If you find any online resources about creating nature artwork that you would like to…READ MORE
I was once told by a professional artist (to whom I happened to be married at the time) that we do not use white but masking fluid is OK. Now I live in Cornwall, I am told that many water colourists use white gouache and a tooth brush to achieve the…READ MORE
Hi friends,In this discussion I would like to describe one method for creating ripples and splashes using acrylic paint. Its real easy and looks great when its done.I use these methods all the time to create sea spray and splashes in my ocean…READ MORE
Hi all! I've been working on this oil seascape, and while I am happy with the progress, I feel like I'm "stuck". Any ideas and critique will be much appreciated! Thanks…READ MORE
Post your finished nature artwork here for Show & Tell! Your work can be any size, any medium, as long as the theme centers around nature and as long as it is finished. There will be a separate thread for works-in-progress, if you want feedback…READ MORE
I am at a stump. I am not sure what my next picture should be. I normally draw landscapes and trees, but I can't seem to be satisfied with anything I think of. Got any ideas? Please share...Thank you!READ MORE
I have been staring at this piece for probably over two weeks, and something feels just slightly off to me. I was happy with it for a long time, showed it to some people....and now that it's finished, I keep tweaking and tickling it, hoping for I…READ MORE
I'm trying to paint the Northern Lights, and I'm not happy with my out come. I would absolutely love it if anyone has any tips or instructions on how to paint them in acrylic. Here's the painting I've done, and am going to re-do when I get it…READ MORE