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Group Guidelines and Rules


:bulletred: 1. To become a member of the group and submit artwork to the galleries but you must be British born or resident in the UK.

:bulletblue: 2. Only traditional art will be accepted.

:bulletred: 3. Only 1 submission to each folder per day.

:bulletblue: 4. No Manga, Anime or cartoons please.

:bulletred: 5. Mature content such as figure studies and nudes are accepted but nothing inappropriate or offensive will be, and please make sure the 'Mature Content' filter is on the deviation.

:bulletblue: 6. Poor quality photo, poorly cropped, vignetted or blurred images will be declined and will be asked for a better photo if you wish to resubmit.

:bulletred: 7. Please remember to show appreciation for the work of others. This group is for beginners and aspiring artists as well as the established, so positive feedback and constructive comments, where possible, are always appreciated.


:bulletblue: To become a member, click the "Join Group" button at the top of the page. You must be a member of the group to submit your artwork.

:bulletred: Deviation submissions will only be accepted if created in traditional mediums; Graphite; Charcoal; Coloured Pencil; Pastel; Pen; Paint; Mixed Media (this can include traditional artwork with minimal digital enhancement).

:bulletblue: Submissions are limited to 2 per day.

:bulletred: Make sure that you submit into the correct folder. The featured folder is to show a selected choice of the latest artwork submitted to the group but is not available to submit to.

:bulletblue: A folder is available for works in progress and tutorials to share with others and give and get help and advice.








Gallery Folders

George by Paul-Shanghai
Pegasus Across the Northern Sky by PhilipHarvey
Gymball Jumbo! by salt25
Natalia Vodianova by Pevansy
Graphite Pencil
Sorrow by Paul-Shanghai
Becks by Paul-Shanghai
Intense (Pencil) by Paul-Shanghai
Amanda by Paul-Shanghai
Coloured Pencils and Pastels
Caversham Weir by 80sdisco
Jamie Dornan miniature by whu-wei
Richard Kiel miniature by whu-wei
Border Collie Sketch by Shannagh-leigh
Self Portrait 2016 by PhilipHarvey
Sense of Doubt by PhilipHarvey
illusion/3D Ball Drawing by ThinkingNerdyArt
Lady Yesteryear by PhilipHarvey
Oil Paint
Teacher 2.0 by PaulSkelton
Grazeland by ShaunMichaelJones
Purple by ShaunMichaelJones
Small Tortoiseshell by ShaunMichaelJones
Acrylic Paint
Southcote Lock Pool and Weir. River Kennet. by 80sdisco
Sunbeams and Rolling Seas by PhilipHarvey
M.A.D. by Stevie-The-Fixer
Peggy by NewAgeTraveller
Water Colour and Gouache
Santorini Watercolour by 80sdisco
Santorini Vines by 80sdisco
Estuary Blues by ShanghaiSarah
Harbour Lights by ShanghaiSarah
Pen and Ink
Tattoo Commission - Celtic Key Pattern  by Bunny-Maze
Blue Gecko - Ballpoint Pens by 6re9
Portrait of Z - Fine Line Pen by 6re9
Quick Portrait of my daughter - Copic Markers by 6re9
Mixed Media
Ahhhhhhhhhhhh by xHideFromTheSunx
Daniel Day-Lewis miniature by whu-wei
Tipping Point by Hedgesloth

Mature Content

Glow [Colored Card Project] [page 9] by Hedgesloth
Magnolia - Pigment marker by GeeMassamArt
Stormainian Sketch by CommanderEVE
Still Not Bitten by Alkanett
Rose drawing - Pigment Markers by GeeMassamArt
WIP and Tutorials
w.i.p by happytrenty
Love Competition - Closed
Across the Barricades by pbird12
British TV Competition Closed
Baldrick by NicksPencil



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Blueraven-blackbird Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Is this group even active anymore?
Shannagh-leigh Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2017  Student Digital Artist
Is this group dead? :c
Larc-Romeo Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hi all,
Thanks for accepting my work, I have been away a while, nice to see this place again.
Back to the drawing board now, will be contributing again.

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PhilipHarvey Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Just thought I'd say what a fine group this is and I'd like say thank you for keeping it going!  All the best! :D
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SamanthaMessias Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2015
Thank you for accepting my work, much appreciated. peace and love and some incredible Art here too :)
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AndriyMarkiv Featured By Owner May 5, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Hi.Its my new ART page on facebook!Hi!…
RichWalker Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2014   Traditional Artist
I just wanted to thank Nick and the guys here for accepting so much of my artwork.  I feel like I'm taking over because I'm so productive at the moment, particularly with the acrylics.  Thanks guys, I appreciate it. Have a good day- rich :)
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happytrenty Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the invite :D (Big Grin)
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Richard-M-Williams Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for the invite.:D (Big Grin) 
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xxaihxx Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2013   Traditional Artist
Hi Nick..thanks for the accept...sorry when some of my work disappears...delete them when I,m not happy with themHeart 
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ShaunMichaelJones Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013   Traditional Artist

Thanks for letting me join


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xxaihxx Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2013   Traditional Artist
Hi Nick...thankyou accepting my work again...xx
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B1jan Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Student General Artist
Thank you so much for the feature! :love:
xxaihxx Featured By Owner May 9, 2013   Traditional Artist
hi Nick..Thankyou accepting my roses...sorry deleted my SP yesterday as I disliked it intensely!
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SamanthaMessias Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2013
Thank you. WOW! some truly Fantastic pieces of art work here so proud and thankful I can be a member of it all
Much love
Sami :)
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