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Artwork of the Week;
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 September is "Kooky"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread:
See what others created, too!https://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*** MONTHLY ARTISTS POSTCARD SWAP FOR 2019, "IN THE STYLE OF" -
Monthly swap - create one postcard for one partner. Sign up deadline is the 7th of each month.
SEPTEMBER - YAYOI KUSAMA
OCTOBER - FRIEDENSREICH HUNDERTWASSER
NOVEMBER - YULIA BRODSKAYA
DECEMBER - GEORGIA O'KEEFFE
This is how life is like, being in the 'fast lane' but was artists, we can take comfort to 'take it nice and easy' as we all look at our lives through an artistic lens.Do any of you, when you are feeling or being inspired to paint, draw or sketch…READ MORE
I have been off the site for a few months- tried to add to my portfolios three times, but told error. Has the method been changed and/or is there another way of adding work?Just tried again, but same, 'there has been an error.'READ MORE
Welcome to the monthly theme for September. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - KookyThe 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 the monthly theme for August. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - SummerThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to post…READ MORE
This was something that came into my imagination and used conte crayon on black pastel paper. I liked the illuminating effect it shows as if wants to invite all guests into its spa salon, restaurant, cafe. Anyone needs a to book lunch or dinner…READ MORE
Welcome to the monthly theme for July. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - EmotionsThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to post…READ MORE
Hi There,I want to leave the painting the way it is, but I feel as though it's missing something. Any thoughts? This is paint skins on a 48 x 36 canvas READ MORE
Since there has not been anyone putting anything here for a year, I shall attempt. :)This piece is named Night. Please say anything. First thought? I would not be offended. Something relating the image to your background is also appreciated. Fire…READ MORE