"Jenifer, if you look into the lives of artists who have been recognized for their work, you will find that they went thru a lot, and I mean, a LOT of rejection before they were ever accepted. Even Jesus said it's hard to be known in your own…"
"First rule of thumb: always use artist quality brushes and definately pink soap after you have thoroughly cleaned in turp or mineral spirits. I squeeze about a nickel-size blob in the palm of one hand, wet the brush under the tap, then gently scrub…"
"When it comes to art, I have the motivation of an ant, the patience of a saint and the endless need to add detail, detail, detail....IF I can start and finish without quitting. My downfall is keeping the momentum going. If I can't finish it in…"
"Jenifer, I think it is beautiful and shame on them for not agreeing!! You did a marvelous job. I will share with you some advice and a quote I learned a long time ago, when I first began painting: "Self doubt will kill your…"
"Hello from Louisiana, USA
I was shocked and disappointed to know that it takes two weeks to reach you from the southern United States, since I live about as far "south" as it gets. I would like to get in on the trading, but since…"
"Welcome to the Art Colony, Teri! 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…"
"Hi Teri, and welcome to the Art Colony! I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!
If you have any questions or suggestions,…"
Welcome to the Art Colony, Teri! 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! Thaneeya (Moderator)
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