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MITRA - new online reference forum for artists

Started by Charles Eisener in General Discussions. Last reply by Wenda Spooner Nov 28. 2 Replies

The University of Delaware has just opened a "new" forum for artists.  It is based upon a privately operated and well respected site that was lost due to the passing of its owner/operator.  The format is similar to Karen's discussions, but is…Continue

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Painting over a canvas?

Started by KC Cooke in General Discussions. Last reply by KC Cooke Nov 30. 6 Replies

I have a dilemma. My partner was so excited about this, too. Sigh. The place she works is remodeling. Actually re-configuring a building for different use. In an old closet, they found large painted canvases - pieces of art! Now, nobody knows how…Continue

Painting more loosely

Started by Sue in Constructive Critiques. Last reply by Sue Nov 21. 6 Replies

Hi, I've just joined Karen's page - I haven't had a chance to have a good look yet but from what I have seen it looks like a great community. I've been trying to teach myself to paint for about five years with (very) varying results. I've since…Continue

Bluebird

Started by Rita Marlow in Constructive Critiques. Last reply by Wenda Spooner Nov 16. 3 Replies

Hello I have been a member for a while but have never posted. I really enjoy Karen's lessons. I did a 6x8 acrylic painting from a photo I took. I want to improve the background without getting the focus off the bluebird. Any ideas? Thanks! Rita…Continue

Top Content 

1 Pumpkin after Thanksgiving

Pumpkin after Thanksgiving

Added by Deborah Alavosius on December 7, 2016

2 Landscape Chair, composite

Landscape Chair, composite

Added by Sarah Irland on November 21, 2016

3 Swiss alps and poppies

Swiss alps and poppies

Added by Wenda Spooner on November 14, 2016

4 Dream Fishing Pond

Dream Fishing Pond

Added by WENDY Hall on December 4, 2016

5 misty mountains

misty mountains

Added by Wenda Spooner on November 27, 2016

Blog Posts

Thank you for the nice comments.  I was having trouble remembering how to mix the colours I used while doing a painting so I decided to make colour cards as suggested by Karen, I managed to find a su…

Posted by Ivan Dammash on November 5, 2016 at 3:48am 0 Comments

Thank you for the nice comments.

 I was having trouble remembering how to mix the colours I used while doing a painting so I decided to make colour cards as suggested by Karen, I managed to find a supplier where I could buy 6mm wide…

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Taking A Break

Posted by Pauline Abbott on October 4, 2016 at 6:33am 4 Comments

Tues 4 Oct

I had a bad fall last week.

I am unable to paint for the next six weeks I have broke a bone in my right elbow, I am right handed.  I will be having a go at drawing with my oil pastels with my left hand and just doodling a…

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