Much More Mucha

This group pays tribute to the style of Art Nouveau at its finest.

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  1. The Sable Beauty

    The Sable Beauty

    Use "this poem":http://internettrash.com/users/njblklove@hotmail.com/coco2.htm for inspiration.…

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  2. Color Palette: FANCY SPRING

    Color Palette: FANCY SPRING

    Use "this link":http://kuler.adobe.com/#themes/search?term=fancy%20spring for the color challen…

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  3. Outlandish Curls

    Outlandish Curls

    As we all know, Art Nouveau has a portrait style of women with long, cascading locks. With this…

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  4. Palette: Prova

    Palette: Prova

    The color challenge hones the skills of a true artist in only using the colors given. Use "this…

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  5. Gypsy Rose

    Gypsy Rose

    There is this "Tony Orlando song":http://www.lyrics007.com/Tony%20Orlando%20Lyrics/Say%20Has%20…

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  6. Turquoise and Holly

    Turquoise and Holly

    These are the "birth stone and flower":http://www.unique-gift-inspirations.com/birthstone-and-f…

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  7. Color Challenge for December 2011

    Color Challenge for December 2011

    Ruby and Leather Jacket sounds like very interesting colors for this challenge. If there are an…

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  8. Chrysanthemum and Topaz

    Chrysanthemum and Topaz

    The birth flower and "stone":http://www.birthstones.org.uk/november-birthstone.htm for this mon…

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  9. November Color Challenge 2011

    November Color Challenge 2011

    The color challenge for this month is Wisteria and Inch Worm. Please refer to "the forum sectio…

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  10. With One Eye

    With One Eye

    Many of the portraits in art nouveau you see are either of some stoic expression or extremely r…

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  11. The Intricate and Lovely Details of Lace

    The Intricate and Lovely Details of Lace

    Lace takes the time and patience of a skilled artist. This is what a challenge is all about. Us…

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  12. Opal and Marigold

    Opal and Marigold

    This is the "birth stone":http://www.google.com/search?q=opal&hl=en&biw=1024&bih=653&prmd=imvns…

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  13. Salmon and Steel Teal Color Challenge for October 2011

    Salmon and Steel Teal Color Challenge for October 2011

    The colors are Salmon and Steel Teal. Please use "the forum":http://www.redbubble.com/groups/mu…

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  14. Aster and Sapphire

    Aster and Sapphire

    The birth flower and stone for the month of September is "Aster":http://www.google.com/search?h…

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  15. Cerise and Asparagus

    Cerise and Asparagus

    This is the color challenge for the month of September. This color combination is found in the …

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  16. Once Upon A Time...

    Once Upon A Time...

    When my children were younger and I was tired of reading the same bedtime story, I would take a…

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  17. Gladiolas and Peridot

    Gladiolas and Peridot

    This is the birth flower and stone for the month of August. Though it is nice to see some of yo…

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  18. White Hair

    White Hair

    Whether a punk rocker, platinum, or just elderly, white hair leaves the canvas open for other p…

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  19. August Color Challenge: Dandelion and Cornflower

    August Color Challenge: Dandelion and Cornflower

    These colors come straight from Crayola (t). Please hit "this link":http://en.wikipedia.org/wik…

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  20. In Solitude There Is A Voice

    In Solitude There Is A Voice

    Artists do their best work when left to themselves and in a quiet place. Nature scenes are an i…

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  21. Delphinium and Rubies

    Delphinium and Rubies

    This is the birth flower and precious stone for the month of July. Using the colors is one way …

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  22. Color Challenge for July: Brick Red And Blue Jeans

    Color Challenge for July: Brick Red And Blue Jeans

    These colors would seem ideal for this month. Just remember in those marvelous creations you ca…

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  23. Roses and Pearls

    Roses and Pearls

    It is the birth flower and stone for the month of June. Keeping the style of art nouveau, creat…

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  24. The Flamboyant Geisha

    The Flamboyant Geisha

    The Asian culture would seem ideal for Art Nouveau. There are the many colors in the silk fabri…

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  25. The Color Challenge for June: Rose Dust and Granite Gray

    The Color Challenge for June: Rose Dust and Granite Gray

    This is the 6th color challenge for the year. Recall that the predominant colors for this chall…

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  26. A Manufacturer's Label

    A Manufacturer's Label

    We know that Alphonse Mucha was not only known for his works of the Art Nouveau style but also …

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  27. Hold It...Hold It... Don't Move...and we got the shot!

    Hold It...Hold It... Don't Move...and we got the shot!

    Have you seen those fragrance or make up commercials where after the spokes model says what she…

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  28. Color Challenge for May: Red and Yellow

    Color Challenge for May: Red and Yellow

    Here is the challenge for the month of May where the predominant colors will be red and yellow.…

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  29. Flowing Like Water

    Flowing Like Water

    One of the few aspects of Mucha's work was his deliberate exaggerating details with hair. This …

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  30. A Portrait Full Of Posies

    A Portrait Full Of Posies

    April Showers bring May flowers. Lets signify Spring of 2011 with a portrait surrounded by your…

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  31. Predominant Colors of Violet and Fuchsia

    Predominant Colors of Violet and Fuchsia

    Spring is upon us with bright colors that the emerging warm weather brings. With this challenge…

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  32. Winner Banner Open Call Challenge!

    Winner Banner Open Call Challenge!

    This is an open call to all artists whether members of the group or not to complete a winners b…

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  33. Attraction With The Eyes... Using Specific Colors

    Attraction With The Eyes... Using Specific Colors

    Here is a challenge to create a piece where the model does most of the work with her eyes. The …

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  34. The Look of Love...In Pink

    The Look of Love...In Pink

    For the month of February let's make something new and different then last year. You have the r…

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  35. Alluring

    Alluring

    Here we are again with those expressions that can be best captured in the art nouveau style. Pl…

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  36. First Challenge of 2011 - Blue and Silver

    First Challenge of 2011 - Blue and Silver

    This year, create something new. This challenge requires the predominant colors of blue and sil…

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  37. Black Ink With Roses

    Black Ink With Roses

    Here is an opportunity for you to create a work that has the predominant color of black ink but…

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  38. Last Challenge of 2010

    Last Challenge of 2010

    Create an art nouveau winter scene. Whether using blankets, hooded cloaks, wintry blown hair, o…

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  39. Stoic

    Stoic

    Of all the art Mucha created there was one thing that seemed similar in most of his paintings, …

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  40. Focus

    Focus

    This challenge is for those who love B & W's (black and white). However, focus on a color aside…

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  41. An Art Nouveau Children's Story

    An Art Nouveau Children's Story

    Is it possible to create a scene from a children's story in an art nouveau fashion? Could Red H…

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  42. Black and Orange

    Black and Orange

    October owns these colors. With the month being here in less than 10 days, it will give us all …

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  43. Autumn Colors

    Autumn Colors

    Well we can no longer deny the end of the summer. The days are shorter and the warm breeze is g…

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  44. Come Hither

    Come Hither

    Your best work that will cause the viewer to stop and stare.

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  45. The Beauty in Nature

    The Beauty in Nature

    Nature also has its own beauty. The flowers, foliage, branches, butterflies, birds, or lizards …

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  46. Cascading Locks

    Cascading Locks

    It is a phrase used in novels and what Alphonse Mucha continually drew or painted. With this ch…

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  47. Commercial Appeal

    Commercial Appeal

    In Mucha's vast amount of work, one of the things he was noted for was creating posters and lab…

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  48. Seasons of the Year

    Seasons of the Year

    One of Mucha's famous pieces were the seasons of the year. In a the "discussion forum":http://w…

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  49. The Months of the Year

    The Months of the Year

    One of the things noted in the discussion forums was how Mucha drew portraits according to the …

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  50. A Look That Can Only Come From A Woman: Sultry

    A Look That Can Only Come From A Woman: Sultry

    There is a look in a woman's eyes or in her disposition that makes a man weak in the knees. The…

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  51. Let There Be Peace

    Let There Be Peace

    Let there be peace was the conclusion of the last message; and so, why not portray that in your…

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  52. A Gentle Breeze

    A Gentle Breeze

    It is what an author uses to describe a scene in a play or an interesting novel. It is used her…

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  53. The Featured Member Banner

    The Featured Member Banner

    This is a banner to announce the winner of a challenge with the award being a featured member o…

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  54. May 2, 2010: Feature Banner Challenge

    May 2, 2010: Feature Banner Challenge

    I do like the surprise of seeing in my activity feed that there is a comment on a completed wor…

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  55. Your Absolute Favorite Piece

    Your Absolute Favorite Piece

    There are so many favorites that I have in the group, what is yours? What works in Art Nouveau …

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