Nature Artwork

WELCOME to the 'Art of Nature Group'

A place for you to share your work & techniques relating to nature, wildlife, landscapes, ocean art, floral/botanical art, outer space art, and any other art inspired by the natural environment.


Members: 278
Latest Activity: Sep 26, 2019


Hello and Welcome to the Art of Nature Group!


If you would like to share your nature artwork, you can start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button at the bottom of this page.

If you would like some advice on a specific work-in-progress, you can start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button at the bottom of this page.


If you would like to share progress shots of your nature artwork in its various stages, that's great too!

Click here to learn how to upload images into your forum posts (which is important so that people can see your art within the post, rather than as an attachment link beneath your post).

Just a few simple guidelines:

  • Please keep all discussions relevant to portraying nature in all its many forms.
  • Be friendly and considerate in your posts.

Thanks for joining & have fun!

Discussion Forum

Still Waters in a Summers Night

Started by Richard Giordano Aug 28, 2019. 0 Replies

I went north for the camping weekend back in August where I created a sketch during the day and wanted to see how it would look at night under a dark sky? So I cam e up with this in white conte crayon on black pastel paper and you can see the…READ MORE

Country Storm

Started by Richard Giordano Aug 28, 2019. 0 Replies

This was something I created while on a bus ride from work. It was done in pen and on regular blank copy paper.It is simple and quick as the bus ride was not that long!Fortunately, I came prepared with an umbrella...…READ MORE

painting looser

Started by Kenn Jozwiak. Last reply by Stephanie Rubin Aug 31, 2017. 3 Replies


Bald Eagle

Started by J Shaver Apr 20, 2017. 0 Replies

Painting completed in acrylics, November 2016 from photograph taken by husband.READ MORE


Started by Jenny Lynn. Last reply by Barbara McEwen Feb 19, 2016. 2 Replies


Wedge-tailed Eagle

Started by Carole M.. Last reply by Carole M. Jan 26, 2016. 1 Reply

Taken from a photo I'd taken when at Lamington N.P, Qld some time back; was a struggle-street project, and at times I didn't think I'd…READ MORE

a sketch with soft pastel sticks

Started by Carole M.. Last reply by Carole M. Oct 14, 2015. 2 Replies started with graphite and…READ MORE

Tags: sticks, sketch, pastel, pigeon, crested

Dull Shreaks on Acrylic Painted Surfaces

Started by Calvin S.Clarke. Last reply by Judie Martinez Jul 13, 2015. 5 Replies

  Hi, this is my first time posting as a new member of this community. I am returning to art after some years of not doing any work. I often had the unfortunate experience where after completely covering a surface with acrylics these dull shreaks…READ MORE

Landscape diptych or tiptych

Started by Barbara McEwen. Last reply by Sandy Taylor Jun 2, 2015. 3 Replies

One of my next acrylic classes we are doing a landscape diptych or triptych. Does anyone have some inspiration for me to look at? I am thinking I will try to keep it simple since I am more of a beginner, maybe a prairie type landscape but any…READ MORE


Started by Sandy Taylor. Last reply by Sandy Taylor Jun 1, 2015. 2 Replies

HiMy name is Sandy new to Art Colony and this group, I am a 68 yr old grandmother of four started doing art about 15 yrs ago when I retired and still love it and still learning hope to make friends with other art people to share art work,tips,and…READ MORE

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Comment by R L Oliver on September 26, 2019 at 9:37pm

This Ficus tree is about a mile from where I live. It was done with mixed media on canvas, mostly oil pastel that allow you to paint with your fingers

Comment by R L Oliver on September 26, 2019 at 9:36pm
Comment by David Munroe Art on November 13, 2018 at 5:53pm

Comment by marilyn grimble on November 13, 2018 at 1:37pm

Comment by Joan Elizabeth White on November 25, 2017 at 10:42pm

Comment by Alaa Shokry on October 25, 2017 at 8:12am

Comment by Kathy Winemiller on February 3, 2017 at 3:03pm
I am new to the group and also do landscape paintings.
Comment by Judith Diskin on November 19, 2016 at 9:52pm

I'm happy to join this group.  I see a lot of very talen ted people here.  Maybe I can lean something .new.  This is one of my landscape pictures.  All comment are appreciated'

Comment by Kenn Jozwiak on September 5, 2016 at 6:47pm

gi painted in Massachusetts this week end and here is what i did. a little floral sorta like a still life but the flowers are alive.. sedum and black eyed susies..I tend to paint tight i am trying to loosen it up some... any suggestions. also may be u can help me see how to talk to people here... much appreciated

Comment by Kenn Jozwiak on August 29, 2016 at 5:12pm

I am new to this. i just joined two days ago. i would like to talk with folks about painting or drawing, i hope to learn some technical things, i am self taught and I'm not sure if i should call myself an artist. I am a retired electrical contractor, so i don't know if artist fits. any way, i am open to critique if you don't mind sharing with me


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