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The Theme for July is "Fairy Tail"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread: 

http://theartcolony.ning.com/forum/topics/monthly-theme-july-2017

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**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.
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A bit more done on my cat painting

Started by Dallas Nyberg in Works in Progress 17 hours ago. 0 Replies

This has been a long process.... now 50 hours of painting and still more to go...The perils of being a high detail artist...I will include all updates here..…READ MORE

A futher update of my Tigger the cat painting

Started by Dallas Nyberg in Works in Progress on Sunday. 0 Replies

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

Photos for artists

Started by Chris Rose in General Art Room on Saturday. 0 Replies

I wonder if anyone else here uses this website (www.photos4artists.co.uk).I have used it for some time now and is a very good site for royalty free images. the photos are alsofree with very little…READ MORE

Monthly Theme - July 2017

Started by cheekyjane in Monthly Theme Forum. Last reply by Suz Darran on Friday. 9 Replies

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

downloading

Started by Maureen Ross in General Art Room on Friday. 0 Replies

why do I have SO much trouble trying to download my sketches?Just tried again now to be told 'sorry, you did not choose a photo'well I did, but once again, it did not appear.READ MORE

I've put together a slide show.

Started by Jeremiah Isaiah Humphrey(J-Hump) in General Art Room Jul 17. 0 Replies

Here is a new slide I've put together Youtube Slideshow I also have a…READ MORE

A painting of "Tigger" the cat..

Started by Dallas Nyberg in Works in Progress Jul 14. 0 Replies

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

A further update of my painting of a Dingo..

Started by Dallas Nyberg in Works in Progress. Last reply by Stephanie Rubin Jul 9. 1 Reply

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

Go Fund Me page Jeremiah is badly in need of a psychiatrist

Started by Jeremiah Isaiah Humphrey(J-Hump) in General Art Room. Last reply by Kathy Orrell Jul 6. 1 Reply

GoFundMe My names Jeremiah Isaiah Humphrey. I am 28 years old and live in central Georgia, USA. I have recently been diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder,…READ MORE

A painting of a Dingo (Ausrtalian wild dog)... continued

Started by Dallas Nyberg in Works in Progress Jul 6. 0 Replies

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

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