Featured Blog Posts – September 2013 Archive (5)

New acrylic painting

Spent the day working on my 2nd acrylic painting  pink rose white flowers and I'm not yet in love with using acrylics....the finished painting looks better than I thought but the process had me gritting my teeth though!! 

Added by Phyllis A. Taylor Harris on September 27, 2013 at 7:53pm — 1 Comment

Traffic Box Public Art - Part 1

My newest project is a commission by a local symphony to paint one of those traffic boxes you see on the street corner. It's over four and a half feet high, painted all black and hasn't seen a good cleaning a while. I finally got to start on it this week!

Day 1 (top two…

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Added by Aubrey Campbell on September 25, 2013 at 9:00pm — No Comments

YAY!!!

Just got my new pencils!!

Added by Kenneth A. Haines on September 24, 2013 at 3:56pm — 9 Comments

a lil background

i used to paint and draw a lot when i was seven  (i took summer workshops on painting for like a year) until when i was in highschool. i painted a lot. i even thought i'd take up a degree in arts, but i didn't. it has been a long time since i last painted for myself. i usually draw or paint and give it away to others. most of my works when i was younger aregone because of the floodings in our area. i managed to save one, my favorite, which was my very first painting when i was only seven. i…

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Added by dixie lacuesta on September 5, 2013 at 4:00pm — 2 Comments

Hello Art Colony

I just got an email about your site.  It seems I joined back in the Fall of last year!   This is the first email or notice I have gotten to remind me that I am a part of your group.   I am excited to know that I had such good judgment then and now I can keep track of you and participate in some of the interesting things you all are doing. Sorry it has taken me so long to find you.   I will look over the site and introduce myself at a different time.  Thanks for having me!

p.s.  How do…

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Added by Judy Schaffer Firneno on September 5, 2013 at 3:36pm — 4 Comments

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