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long inactive for health reasons

my eyesight was lowered to about 20% and it was almost impossible to paint for a long time. it gives the hope shimmer of an operation both…

Started by Ancho Pancho

0 Oct 10, 2019

problems with adding work.

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…

Started by Renate Fekete

4 Sep 5, 2019
Reply by R L Oliver

Grand Entrance

This was something that came into my imagination and used conte crayon on black pastel paper. I liked the illuminating effect it shows as i…

Started by Richard Giordano

1 Aug 28, 2019
Reply by Richard Giordano

hot press watercolor paper

I accidentally buy blocks of hot press watercolor paper.  I really don't like it.  What do people like it for?  

Started by Cynthia Richards

0 Jul 11, 2019

Anything comes to mind?

Since there has not been anyone putting anything here for a year, I shall attempt. :) This piece is named Night. Please say anything. First…

Started by Erik Cheung

9 Jul 6, 2019
Reply by Erik Cheung

Shatter This is a work named `Shatter'. There is no escaping in the presentation of a profile…

Started by Erik Cheung

0 Jun 16, 2019

A late update on my painting of a Crocodile

Hi all..I posted a few WIPs some time ago, but neglected to post the final here it is.. Title: Saltwater Crocodile.- 36" x 24"…

Started by Dallas Nyberg

2 May 14, 2019
Reply by Angela Foster

Sleeping cat

Here is the end result of my sleeping cat painting. It was a long task...much more work than my Tigger the cat painting...---------- Specs:…

Started by Dallas Nyberg

10 May 14, 2019
Reply by Lydie Baillie


Now not only can I not find hearts on left hand side of fellow painters work to compliment them, MY OWN GALLERY APPEARS TO HAVE DISAPPEARED…

Started by Renate Fekete

2 Apr 10, 2019
Reply by Renate Fekete

My latest painting of a Platypus

I have just completed this one.. A very curious, but endearing little creature. "Platypus" 30" x 40" (76cm x 100cm) stretched canvas Create…

Started by Dallas Nyberg

0 Mar 28, 2019



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