Minvi Duncan
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  • Allen, TX
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Mixed Media - Type of Glue to use with Acrylic Paints on canvas

Started this discussion. Last reply by Marthie Scholer Nov 2, 2011. 1 Reply

I am just now starting to paint using acrylics and would like to experiment with some collage work/mixed media. What kind of glue would you recommend to affix paper on to a piece of canvas that will…READ MORE

Need your feedback Please!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Minvi Duncan Oct 25, 2011. 11 Replies

I've recently gotten back into painting and this time using acrylics. Never thought I would end up doing abstract work but found this style quite liberating! I've always thought of myself as an…READ MORE

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Getting my artwork framed

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Nov 1, 2011. 4 Replies

I live in the Plano, Texas area. Can anyone suggest a place where I can get my artwork framed which hopefully will not cost an arm and a leg? I have gone to Hobby Lobby and they don't really have a…READ MORE


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10 Things Every Creative Person (That's YOU) Must Learn by Chasejarvis

10 Things Every Creative Person (That’s YOU) Must Learnby  on OCTOBER 11, 2011Here is a list of 10 things I’ve learned the hard way that every photographer, designer, creative–hell, every creative person–should know.1. Experts aren’t the answer.The blogs, the…See More
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"WOW! That is so awesome -- thanks for sharing!"
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Minvi Duncan commented on key's blog post hello there...
"When you look at certain artwork, what gets your fancy? I guess what I am trying to drive at is for you to know what medium you would like to explore, e.g. oil painting, acrylic painting, mixed media, photography, etc. From there, you might want to…"
Nov 17, 2011
Minvi Duncan replied to Skylar Tucker's discussion Is there something wrong with me?
"I remember a time when I was much younger, when I can't think of anything else but draw and paint. I will take stacks of old newspaper and just draw for hours on end. My imagination just goes wild and I would create stories from these pictures.…"
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Suzanne Vadnais Monson commented on Minvi Duncan's blog post Love this excerpt from an article on painting.about.com!
"I love the passion behind this blog post Minvi. It's clear to me that you have spent some time learning how to live a life that gives you great pleasure and excitement. Thank you for sharing this!  "
Nov 13, 2011

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Can Art be Medicine?

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Watch this video and see for yourself.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVXK3p42aHU&feature=share

10 Things Every Creative Person (That's YOU) Must Learn by Chasejarvis

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10 Things Every Creative Person (That’s YOU) Must Learn


Love this excerpt from an article on painting.about.com!

Posted on November 8, 2011 at 10:22am 1 Comment


Furnish the world with your beauty, let the world see, touch and feel who you are.Scary I know. It is so much easier to hide within safe fortresses, the sources of praise and dignity that we can count on by pleasing our audience. This is the dreaded condition called style. We cannot be free to be who we are if we are not…

Resin Glazing of Acrylic Painting - Has anyone done this?

Posted on October 31, 2011 at 1:00pm 3 Comments

Curious to know if anyone has tried this technique. Seen it done on youtube by an artist named Wyanne. Was wondering about the difficulty level. Also has anyone done any gel transfers on their artwork? Any tips for doing them efficiently and successfully on acrylic paintings?




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At 1:57pm on October 18, 2011, Thaneeya McArdle said…
Welcome to the Art Colony, Minvi!  If you have any art-related questions, please feel free to post in the forums or groups, where your fellow artists will be happy to help you out. When you get the chance, it would be fun to see some of your art.  Above all, enjoy the site! 
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