March 2016 Blog Posts (4)

sharing some traditional Ochre ....

It was in June, 2014 when I flew off to Alice Springs and picked up a coach tour visiting some amazing scenery about Alice Springs and beyond. 

......you might enjoy re-visiting with me, the amazing Ochre Pits of the Northern Territory, Australia; about 100 kms out of "Alice".

I'm just going to add a single image here in this post as a teaser, and two links under to…

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Added by Carole M. on March 28, 2016 at 2:10am — No Comments

Such encouragement

So, a big thank you to all who have commented on my recent water colour attempts.   I am a quilter who is without a sewing machine at the moment, and will be for the next 6 months; so decided to attempt some water colour art.   I was inspired by Jean Haines; her work is amazing.   There is something to learn from everyone and this Colony of artists is just fantastic.  Thank you.

Added by Patricia Mary Havemann on March 23, 2016 at 10:48am — No Comments

ART FOR ME

       Hey there, I just wanted to share a bit about what art for me really is. 

  I think art is the true freedom of expression, to me it is so much more than knowing the formalities.

I think many people have been stopped over the years from creating, just because someone along life's way

hurt their feelings.  If you are creating just to gain approval of others then just stop, but if you are creating

and sharing you joy with others then go , go, go. I…

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Added by Joan Elizabeth White on March 16, 2016 at 12:39pm — No Comments

About Me

I guess I should write a little about myself.As a high school student I loved art .I had a fantastic art teacher who was always encouraging. When it came time to pick a career I told my guidance counselor I wanted to do art.He said to forget it ,if you don't know a lot of people with a lot of money it won't work.I was crushed.I gave up on my dream.

Not until after I had…

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Added by Linda Dunham on March 14, 2016 at 12:08am — 1 Comment

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