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Bette-Jane creates beautiful art work using Soft Pastels
Member's Showcase; Bette-Jane Schnabel
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;
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 October Colour Wheel Postcard Swap - Triad Colours - Orange,Violet and Green
Create 1 postcard 6x4 for 1 partner using Triad colours - Orange,Violet and Green - colour wheel combination, complimentary colours. The choice of subject and material you use to create the postcard is yours.
Sign up deadline is 21st October 2016
Welcome to the monthly theme for October. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Halloween The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to…READ MORE
Welcome to our Members Showcase! We are delighted to present Tammi Nelles from Canada Tammi creates beautiful art using many mediumsTo see more of Tammi's work; please…READ MORE
Welcome to our Members Showcase! We are delighted to present Bette-Jane Schnabel from USABette-Jane creates her art using Soft PastelsTo see more of…READ MORE
I am in a resting spot, but am now ready to do some more art, but don't know exactly what. If you can do several different medias, have varied interests, and all of the supplies you need for any of the methods you know how to do, how do you decide…READ MORE
Fellow Artists,I am very keen to try my hand out at drawing on a wall using permanent markers & acrylics. But having had no experience I want to make sure I don't end up using the wrong stuff. If you have any info or experience about wall…READ MORE
Hello,My name is Paul Alan Roth. I'm 68 years young. I began my art career in 4th grade by drawing a picture of a crocodile. The teacher was impressed and showed it to the school principal, who hung it on his office wall. I and two of my friends…READ MORE
Hi guys!!! Just a quick note...Have any of you seen the little "easel cards" that are being made now??? They are fantastically adorable and crazy addictive! "Totes adorbs", I think sums it up, lol... Hang on I think I may have some pics from some I…READ MORE
Masking fluid can be a handy tool when painting with watercolors, because it allows you to keep certain areas of your paper white. You apply the masking fluid and paint over it, then when it's dry, remove the masking fluid and the area will be the…READ MORE
Hi everyoneI struggle with what I think I am good at ............I study what I am drawing , practice and look at it again and again and end up changing it...I dont want to look at too many tutorials or other peoples how to although I can learn so…READ MORE
This thread is dedicated to listing free online resources for learning how to paint with oils! This can include websites and videos, as long as they are free.If you find any online resources about painting with oils that you would like to share,…READ MORE