Latest Activity

Profile IconMilind Nayak and Muireann Nic an Bheatha joined The Art Colony
1 minute ago
Pradeep Chellam posted an image
7 minutes ago
Harry13 commented on Ed Holland's photo
Thumbnail

wary drinker

"Excellent Work Ed.  H"
2 hours ago
Harry13 liked Ed Holland's photo
2 hours ago
Dorothy Macready commented on Paul Dodd's photo
Thumbnail

They're real

"I would have legged it as well Paul.   Over the last few weeks I have been finding spiders in the bath and the kitchen sink.   You know the kind with the little round body and the long, long legs and they can go like the…"
2 hours ago
Ruth Sager posted a status
"Still struggle with those landscapes. I am going to keep trying. I got out of touch with them when I had to stop painting for awhile."
2 hours ago
Mary Rogers liked cheekyjane's discussion Artwork of the Week - September 22 2018
2 hours ago
Ruth Sager posted artwork
2 hours ago
Mary Rogers liked John R's photo
2 hours ago
Mary Rogers commented on John R's photo
Thumbnail

Portrait- Betty

"Wonderful portrait work, John."
2 hours ago
Mary Rogers commented on Diana Heater's photo
Thumbnail

New Zealand Sunrise

"Gorgeous! I love the sky and rocks. Just beautiful, Diana."
2 hours ago
Mary Rogers commented on Pamela Meredith's photo
Thumbnail

Bull Elephant

"Fantastic work, Pam!"
2 hours ago
anupam gupta posted artwork
3 hours ago
Ed Holland posted an image

wary drinker

he may have little to fear in his world but even the lion keeps a constant eye out for danger.
4 hours ago
Pamela Meredith commented on Laurel Nichols's photo
Thumbnail

2018-33 A Refugee in Afghanistan

"beautiful portrait Laurel"
4 hours ago
Pamela Meredith commented on Irene Catherine Rego's photo
Thumbnail

Honey bees and daisies

"lovely Daisies Irene"
4 hours ago
Martin Watkins liked Laurel Nichols's photo
4 hours ago
Martin Watkins commented on Pamela Meredith's photo
Thumbnail

Bull Elephant

"Really super Pamela"
5 hours ago
Ted liked Laurel Nichols's photo
5 hours ago
Ted commented on Laurel Nichols's photo
Thumbnail

2018-33 A Refugee in Afghanistan

"Beautiful portrait Laurel."
5 hours ago
 

Welcome to the Art Colony!

The Art Colony is a fun, friendly online community for visual artists working in painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and handicrafts.

 

It is 100% FREE to join, and always will be! Find out more about our community by clicking here.

 

If you're ready to join, click here to sign up!

 

                                                             

                                                            

 

Artwork of the Week; "Sky" by Nick Nicholson

 

Every week we feature one of our members in the "Artwork of the Week" featuring  an inspiring piece of their Art.

                                                        

From time to time we will be running an Art Competition which will be for all members to take part in.

                    

                

Happening Now:

Here are some fun ways that you can join The Art Colony's latest activities;

                                                

The Theme for September is "Still Life"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread:

https://theartcolony.ning.com/forum/topics/monthly-theme-september-2018

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:

Forum

Artwork of the Week - September 22 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by Pat 14 hours ago. 1 Reply

                                            Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by Nick Nicholson from UKThe Title is  "Sky"Nick uses coloured…READ MORE

Monthly Theme - September 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Monthly Theme Forum. Last reply by Paul Alan Roth yesterday. 9 Replies

Welcome to the monthly theme for September. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Still LifeThe theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free…READ MORE

"In Your Style" ~ Lily Challenge ~ 07-20-2015

Started by Jo Flockton in Style Challenge. Last reply by Paul Alan Roth on Saturday. 14 Replies

 Photo, some of my lilies. Lilium (members of which are…READ MORE

Artwork of the Week - September 15 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by Pat Sep 17. 1 Reply

                                        Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by Stefan Tornquist from Auckland New ZealanThe Title is "Doggy Weather"…READ MORE

Artwork of the Week - September 08 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by Pat Sep 10. 1 Reply

                                           Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by Joyce Findlay from CanadaThe Title is "Sunflower"…READ MORE

No emails coming to me from any part of the site

Started by DOROTHY WILSON in Site Help Sep 5. 0 Replies

Hello. All my boxes are checked to receive emails but since I joined, none have arrived in my inbox. Anybody know why?READ MORE

Monthly Theme - September 2015

Started by Thaneeya McArdle in Monthly Theme Forum. Last reply by Ms. Karen Klinger Sep 1. 28 Replies

Welcome to the monthly theme for September. Artwork and comments welcome from everyone!!!!This month's theme is - Animals The theme is open to all artists whatever your medium.Please post your finished artwork in this discussion thread.Feel free to…READ MORE

Artwork of the Week - September 01 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week Sep 1. 0 Replies

                                      Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by Steven Shipley from USAThe Title is "Boxer on Duty"…READ MORE

Artwork of the Week - August 25 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by Vincenzina Baumann Aug 30. 3 Replies

                                    Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by Beth Scrozzo from USAThe Title is "The Broken Window"…READ MORE

Artwork

  • Add Artwork
  • View All
 
 
 

Guidelines

New to the site? Check out our Guide to Getting Started.

Please take a moment to read our Member Guidelines. Thanks!

Need help?

If you need assistance with this site, please visit the Site Help forum where the moderators and/or other members will assist you.

About

The Art Colony is a fun online art community for artists of all abilities working in painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and handicrafts! Join us and share your art, ask questions, receive tips, and make new friends!

 

It is 100% FREE to join the Art Colony and always will be!

Cheekyjane

Artist and Owner of The Art Colony                      

The Art Colony is co-run by a fabulous team of enthusiastic moderators:

 

Pat

Stacy

Nick

Members

© 2018   Created by Jane Miles. All Rights Reserved.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service