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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:
***Partners posted***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 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
Hi all...I have just started on my next painting of a Dingo...Createx Wicked acrylics on a 20" x 24" canvas.I tripple primed the canvas and the painted it smokey black.The first picture is of the initial sketch I did on the canvas.…READ MORE
Welcome to the monthly theme for June. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Adventure The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to…READ MORE
G'Day all... Well, after nearly a year of working on a model train project at a local museum, I finally got back to the easel... I am currently painting a portrait of an emu to enter in the Lachlan Regional Art Awards in September. I'm using Createx…READ MORE