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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 May is "Flower Power"! 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***Relax..it's just another atc swap!
Create 2 regulation size atcs for 2 partners(total 4 atcs) with the theme of relaxation with your choice of style and materials.
Sign up date June 9
Welcome to the monthly theme for May. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Flower Power (suggested by Nelson) The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion…READ MORE
Hi everyone I need help from you artist who are proficient in pastel portraits . I love to do portraits in pastels most of all ...here is my problem I would like help on how to get a better likeness of my subjects . Below is my grandson Max who is…READ MORE
As you are all aware the Site has some how got a little messed up on every page........I really do not know how this has occurred and know that it is something to do with the CSS coding.I am doing my best to get this fixed.....I am having to seek…READ MORE
My daughter is currently finishing an Art piece for school and wishes to apply a transparent crackle finish on top. We have practised many times with no luck.It is an acrylic painting on stretched canvas. If anyone has any luck doing this we would…READ MORE
I can pretty much figure out stuff . I just uploaded my first painting . I haven't painted in over a year due to serious depression , that I struggle with all the time it just got a tight hold on me for some time . I am push to get involved again…READ MORE