Impressionism Café - HANDMADE Art ONLY

Artist's Café - Artists from around the world, please join us and display your beautiful HANDMADE ART!!! This is one of the World's Best Galleries of: paintings, drawings and digital paintings


This challenge closed almost 7 years ago.

The Challenge

Many, many excellent artworks in our Group’s Gallery qualify for being included in this fantastic movement in Art History – SYMBOLISM
This Challenge will showcase your fabulous symbolist creations!

And, for a better understanding about this movement which started in the late 19th Century, and to learn about the main representatives around the world included in SYMBOLISM, please check out the following websites:
Wikipedia and Art History

Please enter your BEST CREATION!


All entries in this challenge shall be traditionally hand-painted paintings or drawings.


You must add to our group your work in order to enter in this competition.
Your entry must be a hand-painted painting or drawing.

Submission Guidelines

All entries in this challenge shall be traditionally hand-painted paintings or drawings.

Your painting must be of THE THEME!

Any medium acepted by our Group is welcome, but NO DIGITALS.


This challenge will not accept digital works.

Any entry not meeting this Challenge Introduction Rules & Guidelines will be removed without notice.
Please have fun and enjoy this competition; we look forward to seeing your beautiful entries!

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote on your favorite works.
Consider the technique, CREATIVITY, composition and overall quality of the work…and of course the THEME OF THIS CHALLENGE…:)

Rewards & Prizes

The First Place winning artwork and Artist will be awarded with our First Place Winner banner and Ribbon, in a comment on the winning work, and in the Challenge Winners Forum.

Additional Information

This creative challenge will be open for entries for 14 days and for voting for another 5 days.
Any question or comments regarding this challenge, may be posted in our Forum, General Discussions

Cover Image: "ÑA" - España III by flovie


The Top Ten

The Harbinger Birds by Lynnette Shelley

The Harbinger Birds by Lynnette Shelley was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • I'm in you and you're in me. by Veronica  Jackson
  • Face in the Shadows by Debbie Schiff
  • South America by Joseph Barbara
  • Voyagers  by Denise Martin
  • 0 by ZollB
  • Reach by Marsha Free
  • Spiritual Journey by Kerryn Madsen-Pietsch
  • Alien Land by Pam Amos
  • I Am by Wojtek Kowalski

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