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Member's Showcase; Angela Swensen
Angela creates her artworks using Mixed Media,Charcoal and Oils
From time to time we will be running an Art Competition which will be for all members to take part in.
Here are some fun ways that you can join The Art Colony's latest activities;
The Theme for March is "Urban Art"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread:
See what others created, too!http://theartcolony.ning.com/forum/categories/monthly-theme-forum/listForCategory
Every month 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!
Style Challenges are always open and you can post your art in them at any time.
Style Challenge is taking a small break........will be back soon..!
If you want please do take a look at all the previous Style Challenges and if you feel inclined ...add some art in Your Style ......we would love to see it...!
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:
***NEW*** "In the Style of...Mondrian" atc swap
Make 2 regulation size atc each for 2 partners(4 total) in the style of Piet Mondrain.
Sign up deadline is March 17, 2017- Partners Posted
I use linseed oil and then only very little. I find the more I paint the less medium I use, except for blocking in at the start.Which medium do you use for your oils? Do you use it at all? Do you mix several products together?READ MORE
Oops!... sticky fingers! I had a hissy fit moment, when I rested my finger on the canvas near his ear.... I had wet paint on the side of my finger and it stuck to the painting. After several unsuccessful attempts trying to repairing the damage, I…READ MORE
I am having problems with uploading my profile picture and my artwork. Does it always take a long time. It doesn't seem to be working but there is no bar that shows the process so maybe I am just being impatient? Please help.
Welcome to the monthly theme for March. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Urban Art The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to…READ MORE
Welcome to our Members Showcase! We are delighted to present Angela Swensen from USAAngela's art works are done using Mixed Media,Charcoal and Oils To see more of…READ MORE
Welcome to our Members Showcase! We are delighted to present Kay Shute from Australia Kay's art works are done using Acrylics and various other mediumsTo see more of Kay's…READ MORE
Hi all, I am new to the Art Colony, and new to the world of art period. I am 68 years young and am just now taking my first art class, a watercolor class and I am loving it. I am not very good but I am learning! I would love to hear from other…READ MORE