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1 Rae Hering Watercolor

Rae Hering Watercolor

Added by Peter Williams on December 17, 2014

2 Down by the river

Down by the river

Added by Olivia O'Carra on December 16, 2014

3 hare in field

hare in field

Added by Karen Robinson on December 18, 2014

4 A Dusting of Snow

A Dusting of Snow

Added by Bonnie Sitter on December 18, 2014

5 Snow leopard

Snow leopard

Added by Keith Spicer on December 19, 2014

6 'Bruce By The Spruce'

'Bruce By The Spruce'

Added by Cherry Aron on December 16, 2014

7 Bellowing stag

Bellowing stag

Added by Ugo paradiso on December 17, 2014

8 Swan

Swan

Added by Richard Long on December 19, 2014

9 Poppies and Daisies

Poppies and Daisies

Added by Tam-tam on December 17, 2014

10 Leopard

Leopard

Added by Nancy Joyce on December 19, 2014

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Let Sleeping Goats Lie

Posted by Debra Duke on December 21, 2014 at 3:29 0 Comments

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Crab

Posted by Amy g on December 21, 2014 at 0:06 0 Comments

Anyone have any colorful crab photos

old frame

Posted by John Papaconstantinou on December 20, 2014 at 23:48 0 Comments

Painted in water colour on Bokingford 425 gms rough w/c paper 11x15 inch;

I found this old frame it clean up well,, so I decided to paint a flower  { Foxglove…

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Can acrylic paintings look like oils?

Posted by Brian Morrison on December 20, 2014 at 21:59 2 Comments

I took on this copy of Rembrandt's 'Jeremiah as an experiment to see if I could recreate the old masters' technique with acrylic paint.  All the layers were used in this painting, including the umber layer and the dead layer, (Grisaille)  There were around twenty layers of semi transparent glazes added to try…

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December 2014:The Secret Lifestyles of the Petted and Pampered!

Started by Suzanne Wallick in Monthly Challenge. Last reply by Taffy 28 minutes ago. 157 Replies

    Oh my!!! It's the last month of the year already....wasn't is just yesterday we were working on New Year's paintings? This year has flown by, my friends, and I hope it has been a good one for all of you!!     This month I thought it was time for…Continue

Tags: Fun, Pampered, Petted, Smile, Humor

Plan Ahead before finishing your work.

Started by Rhonda Baker in General Discussion. Last reply by Sara Sakr 4 hours ago. 6 Replies

I am a practicing Artist and also own a Picture Framing Shop.  I can't count the number of times people have bought works in for framing only to find they might lose some of their picture or are unable to frame the work they way they wanted.  So…Continue

Tags: canvas, paper, l, oi, framing

Contests?

Started by Skylar Brooke in General Discussion. Last reply by Helga O Dec 15. 1 Reply

Can we use any artwork derived from photos on here for contests such as scholastics or other events without copyright issues? I guess I'm just apprehensive but when someone uploads a photograph do they have to agree to something saying they give…Continue

Tags: contests-question-help-painting-picture-photograph

help achieving this effect

Started by Theresa Jones in Painting Help and Critique, any Medium. Last reply by Theresa Jones Dec 15. 6 Replies

Evergreen%20Santa.jpgI have been working at trying to get these colors, can…Continue

Members leaving and taking images with them.

Started by Peter Williams in General Discussion. Last reply by Pumkin Dec 14. 31 Replies

Referring to Ro's message received this morning, I find this quite worrying. I've been a member since the early days and must have used many dozen images from PMP as reference material. I sell the results (or try to) in the belief that I have full…Continue

Tags: photographs, permission, copyright

Profile Photos

Started by Helga O in General Discussion. Last reply by Gail Johnson Dec 13. 2 Replies

When looking at the members pages  ... there is a small majority that post profile photos of themselves ... I realize that many folks are uncomfortable posting their picture...  which is  fine ... although I think it would be nice if they posted…Continue

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Latest Challenge Winner

Our warmest Congratulations to Ray Garside

winner of the November Holiday Jewels challenge!  Well done, Ray!!!

Pic of the Month Winner!

Congratulations to Angeline Rijkeboer

Winner of the Pic of the Month for November in the Art of Photography Group.

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Craig C. Johnson

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Congratulations on being our featured member for December Craig
Well deserved.

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