2006-06-24 [Amanda Bastian]: of course! ^_^ Welcome!
2006-06-24 [LauRRa]: Yay im a member...:P ^__^!
2006-06-24 [Amanda Bastian]: Awesome! Welcome to you!
2006-06-25 [Anvikit]: Mer?, Peeks her head in and signs the guest list.
2006-06-25 [nathie]: hello all new members here! *waves over*
2006-06-25 [Amanda Bastian]: Hi! ^^
2006-06-26 [nathie]: I´m working right now on nathies pencil shading tutorial should i add it to the hint corner under "shading"? still under construction, but will finish it the next 2-3 weeks (depends on time and job)
2006-06-26 [Lady of Lore]: that's a good place for it. ^^
2006-06-28 [nathie]: welcome, metri! :D
2006-06-30 [Lady of Lore]: welcome dragonruler! ^^
2006-06-30 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: thank you!
2006-07-02 [Amanda Bastian]: Would you all like me to create dragons pics for decoration purposes? I can create gryphons and other creatures of your choosing
2006-07-02 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: you should
2006-07-02 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: hm
2006-07-03 [Lady of Lore]: Yes Illatris, the art store could use some images for decoration and Kitty we'd love for you to put the link of your how to draw hands up under the helpful hints spot ^^
2006-07-03 [Amanda Bastian]: Than you. But I may not be sble to scan them on the pc until the end of September or in the middle of Oct.
2006-07-03 [Lady of Lore]: whenever you're abel to will be fine ^^
2006-07-03 [Amanda Bastian]: Thanx so much!
2006-07-11 [Ramirez]: Dudes... I still need to make a wiki for this thing >< -such a loser-
2006-07-12 [SeLoCeS]: i hope no one minds me adding my name up there
2006-07-12 [nathie]: YAY - welcome!!! :D
2006-07-12 [BinaryPhoenix]: Thank you! I'm glad to be here ^_^
2006-07-12 [dayah]: man...all these people and I already thought they were part of the art store...heheh
2006-07-12 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: I hadn't until I submitted some to see if I could become part of it officially and now I am. ^^ So not everyone.
2006-07-12 [moonscale]: yes, I had to wait a while because I had trouble scanning my pictures in. I still have to scan the rest
2006-07-13 [Lady of Lore]: yay Welcome everyone!
2006-07-13 [dayah]: yes welcome....Som
2006-07-13 [SeLoCeS]: thank you to everyone who welcomed me lol
2006-07-13 [Cia_mar]: welcome to all recent memers and greetings to everyone in general!
2006-07-13 [nunt]: *waves happily*
2006-07-13 [Cia_mar]: *grins*
2006-07-13 [Dark Side of the Moon]: oooh! Looks like everyone took happy pills today! :^D
2006-07-13 [Urmando The Elfling]: Urmando takes a happy pill too....OOH Look, now he is jumping all over the place.....
2006-07-13 [Cia_mar]: hee hee! *pills* lol
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: *waves little flag that says welcome*
2006-07-13 [Lady of Lore]: happy pills? (cocks head to one side) I'm just high on life ^_^
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: My friend was acting all silly and we thought she was ODing on her happy pills. turns out she wasnt :)
2006-07-13 [dayah]: urmoando jumping, hummm..interes
2006-07-13 [Lady of Lore]: *hands urmando a helmet as he jumps by* ^_^
2006-07-13 [dayah]: lol
2006-07-13 [Dark Side of the Moon]: Been awhile since I've been this happy! You know what's really fun? Stay up late, I mean until 2:30 or 3:00 in the morning. Then, when you're good and tired and all silly from lack of sleep, eat a package of chocolate covered doughnuts with a large Coca-Cola! Woo-hoo! A caffeine dream! *ducks as Urmando jumps over*
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: I stayed up late and biked over to my friends house at about midnight, when I cam eback I climbed a tree and went on ET till about 4. *laughes crazily*
2006-07-13 [dayah]: I am always up that late, but I try to refrain from the choclate donnuts, but have been eating those over sugured frosted cupcakes..ack.
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: Even better though, I stayed up until 2 painting this water color I've been wanting to do for ages now. I just don't know how I can scan it...
2006-07-13 [dayah]: oh man....yeah I do my best art at that time at night it seems...oh I hope you figure a way..I take pictures of mine, don't have a scanner..kinda sucks...but hey..
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: we have a pretty good one because my dad scaned all his slides. he had a LOT
2006-07-13 [dayah]: oh yeah....yeah..
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: My sister and dad are camera fanatics(hence the many slides) I like painting from photographs
2006-07-13 [Cia_mar]: i like painting from photos too... the lighting never changes...*gri
2006-07-13 [dayah]: heheh..some lighting on pictures makes it so easy to draw and othere just get me confused...
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: I do mostly landscapes- so lots of details from a remote location. I prefer to use photographs from natl. Parks and stuff like that. Do we have some place for references? I could put some together and it would be nice if someone else would too...
2006-07-13 [dayah]: oh thats kool..I am horrible with backgrounds...
2006-07-13 [Urmando The Elfling]: Urmando stops jumping...*get
2006-07-13 [moonscale]: for background? I meant landscapes actually...so its sort of ALL background. If you wawnt to see some of my pictures Through my window... they are almost all just like photographs in watercolor. (Not meaning accuracy.)
2006-07-24 [Dr.No]: Well well....this is a nice little enclave I stumbled into, I must say.
2006-07-24 [Mom]: Well lookie who's here. Welcome =}
2006-07-29 [Lady of Lore]: Welcome! ^_^
2006-08-11 [Morningstar Rising]: Hello everyone, this is a very nice wiki.
2006-08-11 [dayah]: yes it is...we all like it...heheh :D *huggles everyone in the room*
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: it is a lovely morning!
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: yes it is!!!
2006-08-11 [dayah]: AHHHH I was licked...well I guess its better then being bitten..:P
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: morning daya!!!!!!!!!!
2006-08-11 [nathie]: i can slobber and drool on someone if he/she likes it. it´s not that i don´t have anything to offer. :D
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: lol... sorry i have 5 kids to do that sort of thing
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: i've got 5 sibling who can do that not to mention cousins a plenty, lol
2006-08-11 [dayah]: lol..hahah..hi cia...*is glopmed and huggled and tackled* oh drool...yeah shes right...got one of those little creates she said she had...:P *turns and nibbles some randsom person.*
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: OWWW!! *was the object of random nibbles*
2006-08-11 [dayah]: lol..yes it was...did I get you cia?...:P *sticks tounge out all childish.* ack I hate my tounge..sigh:(
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: lol
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: takes out a paintbrush a slaps a streak of blue paint onto Daya's tongue, "Is that better? Now it's a pretty blue" ^_^
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: o... k.... hmmmm :P
2006-08-11 [dayah]: well its blue now, but I wish it was longer...but thanks...
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: laughs "you said you hated it so I thought i'd change it for you" ^_^ (In a very cheery happy mood)
2006-08-11 [dayah]: thanks you...I am glad its blue now...:P
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: paint smells good but, tastes yucky... it tastes better to paint your tongue do it with a blue lollipop!
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: hmmm....rummag
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: lol
2006-08-11 [dayah]: lol...thanks lady...that will taste better..:P
2006-08-11 [Cia_mar]: :D
2006-08-11 [Lady of Lore]: XD
2006-08-14 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: *flutters in* Hmm... oooh! *is amazed by the artiness* Hello my Lady. I came on request from your invite. Thank you for doing so, I'd love to join!
2006-08-15 [Lady of Lore]: Glad to have you! ^_^
2006-08-15 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: Thank you so much! May I add my name?
2006-08-15 [dayah]: yes anytime you like you can add your name inazuma...:)glad to have you with us...:0
2006-08-15 [Charybdis]: Welcome! :D
2006-08-15 [dayah]: I may be able to get you some baby faces nunt..but It will take me some time...but I think I can get them for ya..:)
2006-08-15 [Cia_mar]: i need to get my digi cam working again
2006-08-15 [nunt]: That would be great!
2006-08-15 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: Thank you so much! *goes to add her name* And, everyone can just call me Tenshi ^^
2006-08-16 [Lady of Lore]: Welcome! ^_^
2006-08-18 [Galatea]: Wow, this looks like a great wiki! Good place to look at great artwork!
2006-08-18 [Lady of Lore]: yup, and to learn to create great artwork ^_^
2006-08-29 [Lady of Lore]: yay! im' slowly but surely making the badges now! ^_^
2006-08-29 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: Yay!
2006-08-31 [Lady of Lore]: I think I'm going to make the devisions of the store larger so its easier to see....after my next class, gotta run, so please excuse the construction!
2006-09-02 [Dark Side of the Moon]: Hi Urmando! *waves*
2006-09-02 [Cia_mar]: *sings*hi hi hi hi!
2006-09-05 [Lady of Lore]: hullo!
2006-09-05 [jsun]: Hi [Lady of Lore], I created a smaller Donor Badge that should fit with the member list alot better if you like it. I uploaded it to the bottom of the page here so that you could just use the elftown Stuff/ link for it.
2006-09-05 [jsun]: Well, I went ahead a created a badge for all the member titles you have made
2006-09-05 [nathie]: ooh - it´s getting fuller here! welcome all!
2006-09-05 [Amanda Bastian]: Hello everyone ^^
2006-09-05 [dayah]: ooh very kool jsun....
2006-09-05 [Lady of Lore]: Yay! Thank you very very much Jsun! They are much nicer than i was able to do ^_^
2006-09-05 [jsun]: :) you're welcome. I've been a member here for awhile now so I figured it was time to contribute something.
2006-09-05 [Cia_mar]: you wrote...."We are not taking applications if you would like to become a part of the crew for the Art Store!"
did you mean to put "Now" there instead?
2006-09-05 [Lady of Lore]: yup, i think my spelling has really died, XD
2006-09-05 [Cia_mar]: happens toall of us!
2006-09-05 [Lady of Lore]: thanks for pointing it out Cia ^_^
2006-09-29 [Cia_mar]: cool i have a badge!!!!!!!
2006-09-29 [Lady of Lore]: heehee, i've been meaning to tag together all the badges with those who've earned em, sorry for the delay....that'
2006-09-29 [Cia_mar]: true... just curious though... how did i earn the badge?
2006-09-29 [Lady of Lore]: donating all the little things you do, the banners especially (part of the wiki so it counts) i just have to get out the rest ot the others who donated images to the art store....
2006-09-29 [Cia_mar]: ah ok... cool! thanks
2006-10-01 [Amanda Bastian]: I'd lake to be apart of the crew; I know I haven't been here in a while, but it would give me something to do.
2006-10-02 [Lady of Lore]: New competition up and running! Vote at the others!
2006-10-03 [Lady of Lore]: Add it to useful hints corner ^^
2006-10-03 [Cia_mar]: ok!
2006-10-03 [Lady of Lore]: squee! ^__^
2006-10-03 [Lady of Lore]:
2006-10-05 [Cia_mar]: when we become a tutor or some such thing do we put the badges next to our names or do you do it!
2006-10-05 [Lady of Lore]: *smaks forehead* Ack! Yes I do it, but Cia I'll let you do it since i gotta run to class right now! Sorry about that...
2006-10-05 [Cia_mar]: ok!
2006-10-18 [Amanda Bastian]: Hello
2006-10-18 [Cia_mar]: hello!
2006-10-18 [Amanda Bastian]: How are you?
2006-10-18 [Cia_mar]: good and you?
2006-10-19 [Lady of Lore]: Hullo all! I haven't forgotten you! one more midterm to go! Yay!
2006-10-29 [Lady of Lore]: Hullo all! Midterms over now and now I can have more time for the improvement of here ^ ^. Have you all taken a look at the contest section lately? There are a few new ones up and the voting for others are ongoing ^^ The banner voting will start to close soon so be sure to get your vote in!
2006-10-29 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: *Glomps Lore*
2006-10-29 [Lady of Lore]: Lol
2006-10-29 [Lady of Lore]: So, still no one has put in an application to help with the managing of here....is it cuz I'm scary or something? Do i have to put up food to entice people?.....lo
2006-10-29 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: I'll help manage!
2006-10-29 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: I wasn't aware we could... ^^;
2006-10-29 [Lady of Lore]: lol, really? Hmmm....let me see if I can fix the link to make it stand out more then.... Thanks for letting me know!
2006-10-29 [J. "dragonruler" Rouse]: Aha! *Smacks self* I didn't see the crew link. ^^ Silly me.
2006-10-29 [Lady of Lore]: lol, that's ok. I made it a bit more obvious now.
2006-10-29 [Amanda Bastian]: I'm fine. thanks. ^_^
2006-11-07 [Lady of Lore]: Archives page is undergoing change....chec
2006-11-16 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: I'm really liking the new banners, even though I didn't vote... TT.TT I've been so busy!
2006-11-16 [Lady of Lore]: ^_^ Glad you approve ^ ^ It's ok. I understand busy, believe me, lol ^^ a 300 level college course as well as a few 200 as a freshman in college....I know busy....^_^
2006-11-16 [Khronos Atmosphaera]: OH my... Okay, maybe I'm not that busy!
2006-11-16 [Dr.Mandarian]: All that banners of the Art Store sections are some wonderful choice! I love them all! * clicks around The Art Store and enjoys the new look *
2006-11-16 [Lady of Lore]: (blushes) *^ ^* I'm still in process of moving them about and to thier proper places but it definalty adds a lovely touch to the place ^ ^
2006-12-13 [Lady of Lore]: Hullo all, it's been awfuly quiet around here....you all still alright?
2006-12-13 [Yncke]: Sure. :) I suspect everyone's very busy making christmas card drawing and gift art and such. 8)
2006-12-13 [dayah]: yep still here just quiet...workin
2006-12-13 [Dark Side of the Moon]: I've been working on watercolour pics. Trying to land a job with Hallmark greeting cards.
2006-12-13 [dayah]: oh very kool....
2006-12-13 [Lady of Lore]: Very nice! I envy those with water color skills....i haven't tried my hand at water colors....
2006-12-18 [Dark Side of the Moon]: Don't let the watercolours intimidate you! You're the boss of them, not the other way around.
2006-12-18 [Lady of Lore]: ^^ Thanks I'll have to give em a try then.
2006-12-22 [moonscale]: I love watercolors! I'm really not very good. I know absolutely no technique, but I want to learn.
2006-12-24 [Lady of Lore]: A very mery Christmas!
2006-12-26 [Son Goku]: lol *merry
2006-12-26 [Dark Side of the Moon]: Hope everyone had a Merry Christmas! [moonscale], as far as watercolours, don't worry about learning techniques. Art that looks like everyone else's is no fun. Develop your own technique by practicing and find out what works best for you and what you think looks good. That's what I did. I didn't study watercolour painting at all but it's my favourite medium. Good luck to you!
2006-12-27 [(eeob)]: I wouldn't say avoid techniques. They are very useful, and will only improve your art. But it's restricting to keep your face in a book learning someone else's methods every step of the way. I find it best to practice techniques for the sake of integration. This way if you work more intuitively your mind is open and focused on the idea and not restricted with the rights and wrongs of watercolors.
Here's a link with some techniques and tutorials,[moonscale].
2006-12-27 [Lady of Lore]: Please note that there are now two pages og galleries up and put into the new layout. You are wlecome to add to them or change around your pictures. Please give me some feedback in it. Is it easier to look at and find galleries you want to see? Also it seems that the life here has petered off a bit. I think things will pick up again after the holidays and then I will begin adding some more contests as well as spiffing up things to make this place run more smoothly.
2006-12-27 [moonscale]: wow. Thanks. I have discovered a few interesting things on my own, and I do like to use books (I currently have everysingle book on polymer clay the library has!) to get new ideas.
2007-02-02 [Lady of Lore]: ^^ Freshening up the page a bit and made a new area for the member's names to go...
2007-08-22 [Lady of Lore]: Alrighty with school started back up again I'm geared up to get back into this place ^_^ yay! Regular contests to come and hopefully all will be worked out with the archives very soon. If I have made an error or missed you or you got lost in the move please message me and I'll fix the error. It's not that I forgot about you its just technology can be faulty from time to time. More of my own art to come, espacially since I have been oil painting and watercolor painting! ^_^
Hullo again to all and be keeping an eye out for new things to come to here! ^___^
2007-08-22 [Lady of Lore]: Oh and Yncke I did see your post, I just hadn't looked into it yet. Will do asap, sorry about the delay.
2007-08-22 [Yncke]: I was just dropping a link, nothing more. :) (Well, not really, I like seeing other people's progress. :P )
2007-08-22 [moonscale]: I was wondering, if any of you have seen there are some wikis where people critique each other's work on Elfwood. Wouldn't it be very helpful if we could set up something similar for the galleries here? I think it would encourage people to share their ideas and experience. It would also encourage people to see more and different artwork.
2007-08-22 [Lady of Lore]: Hmmm....good point...maybe something with links to elfwood art....I'll see what i can come up with. i'm also always open to suggestions!
2007-08-22 [Yncke]: Well, there's The constructive criticism club for the Elfwood side, and I think there's a page where you can put your drawings to get criticism, but I can't remember the wiki name. :(
2007-08-22 [Lady of Lore]: Maybe i'll make a devision of the art store for that and see if the managers of those other wikis would mind if I put thier link in here for others to see and go to. I'll look at how they have things set up and figure out some more particulars. Thanks Yncke ^_^
2007-08-26 [moonscale]: I don't have an Elfwood account, I do have a adeviant art account. I think the most efficient solution would be to put together a system where the location of the gallery wouldn't be as much of an issue and the location of the comments could be arranged to suite each person.
2007-08-28 [Lady of Lore]: Its a good idea, I was thinking about putting in a spotlight thing for artwork on elfwood. I'd put the link to the work and put my own comments on the page and anyone who wanted to comment on the work could comment on it on Elfwood. I thought that may be a simpler solution. I could also do a similar things for deviant art...
2007-08-28 [moonscale]: I just tried using tube watercolors for the first time yesterday! It was loads of fun. The ones I have now are so much nicer than the old ones I had. I can't wait until school starts, then I'll finally have time to paint.
2007-08-28 [Lady of Lore]: Sure ^_^ I'll see who's in charge of it and see what works for us to team up a bit.
2007-08-29 [jsun]: Hi guys, I just created a usefull tool for artists that I think some of you could be interested in. I've only posted it on my website so far but with expressed interest, I'm sure i could incorporate it into elftown. If you like it, spread the word.
It's action poses to use as reference for your art.
2007-08-29 [iippo]: Yes! I'd be happy to have some kind of co-op with you Lady of Lore! :) Is The Elfwood Selections anything like what you had in mind? If it is, you're welcome to just use it as it is (I'll take of the pw), or if you had something else in mind, it could be worked into it?
2007-08-29 [jsun]: Thanks Yncke ;D I should be able to get some more up not too long from now. Would really enjoy outside models too... you know... someone else as well. Check out Dynamic Poses More people should be able to participate now. And Lady of Lore, if you want to exchange links, I'll be happy to do so
2007-08-29 [Lady of Lore]: Sure ^_^ All of these are great! Iippo, I haven't had a chance to take a look at The Elfwood Selections but I am very excited to. Once I get a bit of time today or tomorrow I will let you know ^_^.
jsun, that sounds great ^_^! I'll be sure to put the link here in The Art Store as soon as I get a little bit of time (got a test today but after it I should be able to work on somethings here ^^)
2007-09-27 [Lady of Lore]: New competition now open!!!!!
2007-10-11 [Lady of Lore]: Yay the galleries have finally all been phased through to the new page, give me a shout if you got lost in the move!
2007-10-11 [Lady of Lore]: Two new divisions of the store, News and References for Artists are up.
2008-06-03 [Lady of Lore]: Whew! I gotta get rolling here again!
2008-08-01 [Lady of Lore]: The lessons section has its new class starting today and the topic is Feathers and Wings! Come take a look!
2008-09-01 [Linn Scarlett]: It looks good :)
2008-10-08 [Lady of Lore]: The next art lesson section is up! yay! Everyone is welcome to go back and do the other lessons if they'd like! It's good practice!
2008-10-08 [Linn Scarlett]: oeh nice!