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I thought I would post this so that I can understand other artists in a different way. When I am creating, I like to listen to certain music....and I think it allows me to tap into aspects of the art…READ MORE


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Colouring Outside the Lines

Posted on February 17, 2014 at 1:55pm 3 Comments

When I was a child, the best thing that we ever got as presents were colouring books. We always got new crayons and books at Christmas time, and we would spend hours colouring away. There was a point at which the figure would be coloured and you tried to keep colouring inside the lines so that it would be perfect. But, for me, there was always that leftover "negative" space, outside the lines, that lay there, flat and thirsty for colour, so I always coloured that in as well. I went through…


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At 7:58pm on June 13, 2014, Richard Tully. said…

Hello Rook, just read your blog I've always wanted to paint a picture that moves, the nearest I came was a yacht after which I changed tack so to speak as insanity beckoned.Your work is a joy to see especially as we know what you are attempting, keep it up rook I love it.   Richard Tully.

At 4:21am on February 17, 2014, Jenny Kelly said…

Wow! Stunningly beautiful stuff-you have a gift. thanks for sharing it here!

At 11:54pm on February 8, 2014, sharon oppenheimer said…

Welcome to the Art Colony, Rook !  If you have any art-related questions, please feel free to post in the forums or groups, where your fellow artists will be happy to help you out. It's great to see the art you have posted! I look forward to getting to know you and your work.  Above all, enjoy the site! 
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At 2:48pm on February 8, 2014, Alisa Manning said…

Yay!  My muse, my inspiration, my keep me sane sister has entered the Colony!  Welcome *throws love and glitter all over your wall*

At 2:44pm on February 8, 2014, Pat said…

Hi Rook, and welcome to the Art Colony!  I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!

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