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We need beauty because it makes us ache to be worthy of it.” ~ Mary Oliver.
The Vision for this ONGOING CONTEST SERIES is:
To Promote MY WATCHLIST Artist FAVORITES by CATEGORY.
To Attract YOUR ENTRIES that fit the genre:
The third category is DBCS 3. MACRO hand ART, MIXED MEDIA ( no digital or photos this time, please)
DEFINITION: Macro refers to extreme close-up, usually of very small subjects and living organisms like flowers, insects. While “ mixed media” is used in many different definitions, I am looking for HAND ART of mixed media: watercolour, oil, acrylic, gouache, pastel, ink, pencil, etc.
THINK , GEORGIA O’ KEEFE!, or better still, one of the amazing artists below.
PLEASE SUBMIT: up to THREE (3) entries of your MACRO hand ART which is inspired by the caliber of these amazing artists. Open to MIXED MEDIA, Hand Artists only!
FAMILY FRIENDLY,...and, JUST FOR FUN!!
BEGIN CONTEST BY:
TAPPING ONTO WATCHLIST LINK, TAP TO (PAGE #), find and TAP on artist, scroll artist portfolio to find MY favorite pick and get a sense of the kind of artwork this contest is featuring. If YOUR portfolio has this genre, please submit! NOTE: Some of these artist portfolios feature more than MACRO artwork and have identified “COLLECTIONS”.
ARTIST...PAGE...MY FAVORITE PICK
ALFRED NYG... (1) ...Rose Quartz Iris Watercolor
KIM TRAN...(4)... Eye for Details
LILLIAN BELL... (3) ...Red Juicy Tomatos
HANNE LORE KOEHLER....(4)... Dew Drops on Peony
LORRAINE DANZO....(8) ...Magenta Moment
GRETA CORENS...(8)... Pink Yellow Rose Angela
ANNAJO VAHLE...(5) ...Fluted Clumps
Good luck everyone! A CONTEST is a virtual Artist Call to EXHIBIT YOUR WORK! Enjoy!
I hope to post a new genre/category each week for at least fifteen (15) weeks!
NEXT WEEK Feature: DBCS 4. VISIONARY ART - MIXED MEDIA artist call!
DEFINITION: Visionary art is conventionally defined as art with spiritual or mystical themes. It suggests a wider vision of awareness or portrays experiences based on such awareness. ... Both trained and self-taught artists produce visionary works, but the majority comes from the untrained folk art or intuitive genres.
Each participant may submit 3 images.
1) You must be a member of Pixels.com in order to cast votes in this contest. Your account must have been active at least 30 days prior to the start of the contest in order to vote.
2) You may only vote once per image.
3) You may vote for as many images as you like... but only once for any given image.
Status: This contest is over.
Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 - 9:27 PM
Submissions End / Voting Begins
Sunday, February 10th, 2019 - 9:27 PM
Voting Ends / Prizes Awarded
Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 - 9:27 PM
Current Time (Eastern United States)
Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 - 3:50 AM
This contest is just for fun. The prize is knowing that you won... and hopefully introducing someone new to your artwork!
Join the Contest
Click here to submit your artwork to this contest.