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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 July is "Fairy Tail"! 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** Song Lyrics ATC swap
"Music is art that goes in the ears straight to the heart." Create 2 ATCs each for 2 partners based on favorite song lyrics. Your style and choice of materials.
Sign up deadline August 4, 2017
Another update of my cat painting... I rendered the right side of his face and his nearside leg. The leg will be finalised, once I have the rest of his body in place. I blocked in the under painting of his ears and have started mapping in the…READ MORE
Welcome to the monthly theme for July. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Fairy Tail The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to…READ MORE
Hi All...I finished the Dingo painting and two hours later...it was sold...I had intended it for an entry in an art show. I didn't expect to sell it so fast...so, with it out of the loop... I started on a new painting for the show.This painting is…READ MORE
My Dingo painting update..I have been unwell for a day or so, so I was a bit reluctant to paint.Felt better last night, so, back to the easel I went.After pulling an all nighter...I got a fair amount done...not finished though....I decided my…READ MORE
It has been a long process, getting this painting rendered. I not using any airbrushing on this one. it's all hand done, using only three red sable brushes - a #2 Filbert - a #0 Liner and a #5/0 Liner.The painting is on a 20" x 24" canvas.All the…READ MORE