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Any place for new/"wanna be" artists here?

Started this discussion. Last reply by april beasley Jul 10, 2011. 10 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm new here, and also new to the world of art. I am teaching myself how to draw and paint (it is slow-going!). I've tried acrylics and watercolor, and so far I like acrylics the best.Is…READ MORE


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MaureenF replied to Carole M.'s discussion Derwent Inktense Pencils in the group Art Supplies Reviewed
"Hi, I'm new to the group. Sadly, I have a severe allergic reaction to Inktense pencils - upon opening the box the symptoms hit: itchy nose and throat, burning, stinging eyes, etc. The same thing happens with any quality colored pencil (eg,…"
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Art Supplies Reviewed

Have you wondered what paints, brushes, pencils, colored pencils, markers, papers and so forth to buy? Do you have favorite brands you like better than others? This group is for you. Here we will discuss the pros and cons of different art products so that we can help each other save time and money. So come join us and share your knowledge with the rest of us. To those of you that are beginners, this group will help get you off to the right start.See More
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This is a group where you can find tutorials for your art projects. If you need help try here. We'll have different categories to make it easier for you to find what you are looking for. If you would like to do a tutorial for your fellow artists please feel free to add them under the category to which they apply. If you have done a tutorial in the past we would be honored if you would repost them here. Right now we have tutorials scattered all over TAC. It is our endeavor to have them here as…See More
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This is the place or beginners to gather and ask questions, seek feedback, and share their thoughts and experiences. Experienced artists willing to provide encouragement and share what they know are also welcome here.See More
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april beasley replied to MaureenF's discussion Any place for new/"wanna be" artists here?
"I consider myself a beginner as well. Although I started painting about 10 years ago, with raising two boys and working full time I have had very little time to paint so I probably really only have a couple of years experience. I like to paint…"
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"wonderful news! :-D thanks!"
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My Doodles!

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At 4:55pm on January 13, 2012, Richard Harvey said…

This is extremely good design work, Maurine

At 7:46am on May 30, 2011, Suzanne Vadnais Monson said…
Welcome Maureen. Take a look around. There is so much to see and do here. See what's waiting for you to discover!
At 11:01pm on May 29, 2011, Thaneeya McArdle said…
Welcome to the Art Colony, Maureen! I look forward to seeing your art.
At 11:53am on May 29, 2011, Sue Pownall said…
Hi Maureen welcome to your new art adventure.
At 11:44am on May 29, 2011, Donna Duquette said…

Hi,Maureen, and welcome to the Art Colony!  I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!

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