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My work has been nominated for Sojie 16 - Landscape and Light

MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 16!


‘Tree Landscape’
by Martin Williamson

 
 


   Join me at Solo’s Juried Invitational Exhibition…
 

I am very excited to have my art selected to exhibit in SoJie 16. SoJie 16 takes its name from the first letters of Solo’s Juried Invitational Exhibition. This month is the 16th such exhibition; and 74 other artists, besides myself, are exhibiting. Together we represent at least 14 countries.

Winners of the invitational will be announced on July 3rd, when a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in three categories: digital art, photography, and traditional art.

Non members, as well as members, ARE welcome to view all of the work nominated. So I hope that you will click the show banner, above, and follow the link to view my fellow exhibitors. The works

*MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 11!*

MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 11!


‘Safe Moorings’ – 745 views/16 favs to date!
by Martin Williamson

Join me at the Juried Invitational Exhibition

I am very excited to have my art selected, from over 67000 works of art, to exhibit in SoJie 11. SoJie 11 takes its name from the Solo Exhibition group’s Juried Invitational Exhibition. This month is only the 11th one, ever, and 73 other artists, besides myself, are represented.

Winners of the invitational will be announced on June 1st, when a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in three categories: digital art, photography, and traditional art.

Non members, as well as members, ARE welcome to view all of the work nominated. So I hope that you will click the show banner, above, and follow the link to view my fellow exhibitors. The works ar

Homepage!

I am delighted to say that my painting ‘Penllech’ has made it to the Redbubble homepage!

I am thrilled to bits!
Thank you
Martin

Thank you - whoever you are!

Just wanted to thank the mystery buyer(s) who have recently purchased a number of greetings cards featuring my work, plus two framed prints of two of my paintings!

Your support is greatly appreciated.

Best wishes

Martin

*MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 8!*

MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 8!


‘Trouble Ahead’
by Martin Williamson

Join me at the Juried Invitational Exhibition…

I am very excited to have my art selected, from over 49000 works of art, to exhibit in SoJie 8. SoJie 8 takes its name from the Solo Exhibition group’s Juried Invitational Exhibition. This month is only the 8th one, ever, and 100 other artists, besides myself, are represented.

Winners of the invitational will be announced on October 27th, when a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in three categories: digital art, photography, and traditional art.

Non members, as well as members, ARE welcome to view all of the work nominated. So I hope that you will click the show banner, above, and follow the link to view my fellow exhibitors. The works are shown “gallery size” and

Paintings are not photographs!!

Over the last few months I’ve had quite a few images of my paintings rejected from various groups in the past, with a message that reads something like:…

‘X was not accepted into Y Group. The reason was: We think elements of it could be improved. These may be issues with composition or framing, excessive noise or soft focus, or excessive post-production. However, we encourage you to contribute other work to the group.’

I think that sometimes group admins apply a very ‘one size fits all’ approach to submitted work, perhaps when faced with a large amount of images. My paintings are quite bold, with very textural marks and often in bright, almost unreal or abstract applications of colour – this ISN’T excessive noise or excessive post-production, it’s ART!!

I must stress here that we all reall

Please welcome my daughter!

Hi folks – my daughter has just joined redbubble!

Unlike her old dad, Emily is a budding writer rather than an artist – she will no doubt start adding some of her work as she finds her way around on here.

Thanks for looking!

Here she is

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