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20 X 20Acrylic on Canvas$95Happiness held is the seed;Happiness shared is the flower.John Harrigan
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just a little fun this morning, watercolor paper background and topped with painting on Mylar...or the brand name Dura-Lar
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"LOL....Paul if they ever start pulling you over in the scooter you better make sure you have a few " Get Out Of Jail Free Cards" LOL Great  piece and of course it made me laugh.  John "
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Artwork of the Week - September 15 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by Pat on Monday. 1 Reply

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

Monthly Theme - September 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Monthly Theme Forum. Last reply by Chris Rose on Monday. 5 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

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

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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 of the Week - August 18 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Artwork of the Week. Last reply by R L Oliver Aug 20. 2 Replies

                                     Welcome to Artwork of the WeekThis weeks artwork is by R L Oliver from ColombiaThe Title is "The Golden Rubber Tree of Dog Park"…READ MORE

Monthly Theme - August 2018

Started by cheekyjane in Monthly Theme Forum. Last reply by Vincenzina Baumann Aug 19. 7 Replies

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

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