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Member's Showcase; Paul Dodd
Paul creates his artworks using Acrylics and Watercolour
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 April is "Spring"! 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:
***Closed***Bug/Insect ATC swap---Partners posted
Create 2 regulation size atcs for 2 partners(total 4 atcs) with the Bug/Insect theme for Spring with your choice of style and materials.
Sign up date April 7
Welcome to the monthly theme for April. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Spring The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to post…READ MORE
There does not seem to be a reply button that I can click in order to thank people for commenting on my work - if you can let me know how to reply to comments left I would very much appreciate it.Thanks.READ MORE
Hi everyone,I am stuck ... I am busy painting a similar picture as this one but you will note that I have added a pot under the flowers in the left corner. However no matter how I try, I can not get the shadow right that comes under the pot. Please…READ MORE
Hey, I'm fixing to start a painting & I've never used acrylic paint retarder or extender before. I've read different ways to apply it but, nowhere tells me how much to use. I'm interested if anyone has mixed some in a spray bottle with water…READ MORE