Welcome to the Artist Daily forums. We are glad you are here, as there is so much to do around the site. This is a comprehensive site including both editorial content and user generated content. The site has forums, blogs, galleries, video and more features coming. These conversational forums are a place for you to share your artwork for critique and instruction, as well as a place to gather tips on materials and technique or simply learn about a new medium all together. There is also a dedicated member gallery for sharing your work and commenting on others' work. Or, you might be interested in reading our editorial blogs. Soon we will be incorporating more instructional content, events and groups to join.
If you have questions or need some help, you can find a lot of answers in the Community Help Forum. The first six posts are stickies that have a lot of information on how to use the site.
"Community Volunteers and Staff Contacts" -- just in case you'd like to know who works on the site and how to contact us.
"How to post images in the Media Gallery" -- a reference guide to learning how to upload your images to our Galleries. Please note the File size: Right now the limit is 100 kb for an upload, but there isn't a program that resizes these images automatically. However, you should know that each member is allotted only 10 MB of space right now on the site.
"So, what is tagging?" -- Tags are important search and find keywords to mark your images and posts, you can understand and learn more about using this tool here. Tagging is one of the cooler features on the site, but getting used to it takes a little time. When you tag, make sure that you put commas between the words and use single words instead of groups. For ex: "oil painting landscape flower church" won't work as a tag. But, "oil, painting, landscape, flower, church" is perfect.
"How to post images in the forums" -- similar to posting in the Galleries, but a few different things to note.
"Using the Private Message System" -- this is a way to connect with another member privately
Advertising: If you would like to advertise with American Artist, you can find more details here. We will remove any posts that are solicitous in nature in order to keep our forums instructional and educational.
For help with your magazine subscription, you can find links in the Subscriptions tab at the top of the page where you can also reach out to customer service.
If you have questions, please feel free to post in the "Help" forum and either myself or a moderator will be there to help you as soon as we can.
Lastly, if you have some thoughts on ways to improve the site, please share your ideas in the "Feedback and Suggestion" Forum.
Thank you again for joining us and enjoy the site!
Thanks for all the helpful info. It really helped me!
Welcome to the site, Alex
Hello,I'm new here and very unfamliar with how to post things.I will be very grateful
for your help .My name is Frank Sadera I've been painting for many years now.
My website is www.fsadera.com~Thanks
Courtney Jordan is the one who takes care of all the technical questions. The information you are looking for is stored under the tab "Forums" and is under "Technical Q & A." Hope that helps. Courtney should have immediately and automatically come up as your first "Friend" - upper right-hand corner of the page near your avatar name.
is to use quick-drying vegetable oils (linseed oil, poppy oil, walnut
oil) and mix paint, the painting Papua linen, cardboard or wood on the
production of a genre. Paint thinner used for the volatile turpentine
and dry the linseed oil. Screen attached to the pigment of the strong
hardness, when the screen after drying, long-term to maintain luster.
With pigment opacity and transparency properties to more fully describe
the performance of the object, colorful, three-dimensional texture
welcome to my site oil painting.