Monday, February 16, 2015

February's Nibblefest Theme: 'BLACK AND WHITE'




Painting on Sea Grape Leaf by Nibblefest Artist, Robin Jayne




"When we don't have information, 
we go to the simplest outlook, 
to black and white. 
But then we have to lie to ourselves. 
Black is never as black as you're painting it 
and white is never as white...."
~Patricia Sun



Art by Nibblefest Artist, Sue Taylor Perez
 


The start of our next round of  



The Nibblefest Art Contest


  begins in just a few days!



  (on the 20th) 



The theme for February 2015 is....:



'BLACK AND WHITE*'


(*Note:  The predominant subject matter must be black and white)




Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Christine E. S. Code, of CES




Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Heather Sims


"Black and white 
are the colors of photography. 
To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair 
to which mankind is forever subjected...."
~Robert Frank


Art by Nibblefest Artist, Nina Kuriloff




Charcoal by Nibblefest Artist, Jenny Luan Frye




"I work in colour sometimes, but I guess the images I most connect to, historically speaking, are in black and white. 
I see more in black and white - I like the abstraction of it..."
~Mary Ellen Mark

 

Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Penny Stewart





Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Heather Sims




Zentangle by Nibblefest Artist, Joy Redington, of Spreading Joy Through Art



"If everything isn't black and white, 
I say, 'Why the hell not?'...."
~John Wayne 


Art by Nibblefest Artist, Sue Taylor Perez



"Things are not quite so simple always 
as black and white."
~Doris Lessing
  

Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Lydia Puente Harris



"It's about you. If you win, it's you; if you lose, it's you. 
Black and white. Nowhere to hide...."
~Greg Rusedski



Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Christine E. S. Code, of CES





Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Anna Davies



"Life isn't black and white. 
It's a million gray areas, don't you find...?"
~Ridley Scott


Art by Nibblefest Artist, Jenny Luan Frye



Art by Nibblefest Artist, Shelley Brown


"Being glamorous is about strength and confidence. 
It's black and white - dramatic. 
You have to be strong."
~Catherine Zeta Jones
  

Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Roopa Dudley




So wont you join us for this month's



Nibblefest Art Contest?
 
Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Christine E. S. Code, of CES


   



When, starting on February 20th, artists near and far will gather via Ebay to present their own unique and one-of-a-kind interpretations of the theme....: 
 




'BLACK AND WHITE'

Zentangle by Nibblefest Artist, Penny Stewart

Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Vicky Knowles of Wibbley World



Nibblefest Art Contest (NFAC), the fun and friendly, monthly-themed art competition that begins on the 20th of each month, and is open to all.  Hosted via Ebay, all Nibblefest art entries start at just .99 cents -- fun for artists AND collectors....! 





Zentangle by Nibblefest Artist, Joy Redington, of Spreading Joy Through Art




To view upcoming monthly themes, see this post.  
For complete rules please visit our NFAC Facebook Pageor check out the information on the side of this blog....)
Painting by Nibblefest Artist, Roopa Dudley




 
(*Please note: The art by Nibblefest Artists featured in this post represent past portfolio works, not current NFAC entries.)
Zentangle by Nibblefest Artist, Jenny Luan Frye


Monday, January 12, 2015

January's Nibblefest Theme: "SUBJECT BEGINNING WITH THE THIRD LETTER OF YOUR GIVEN FIRST NAME"





"What's in a name...?  
That which we call a rose by any other name 
would smell as sweet."

~William Shakespeare





Letter "R" art (ROSE) by Nibblefest Artist, CHRISTINE Code, of CES....





The start of our next round of  





The Nibblefest Art Contest



 begins in a week!



  (on the 20th) 






The theme for January 2015 is....: 


"...A Subject Beginning 
With the 3rd Letter of Your Given Name 
(real first name)..."

 
Letter "O" art (ORCA) by Nibblefest Artist, LEOLA Goldsmith Walker



 
"I don't care what you say about me. Just be sure to spell my name wrong."
~Barbra Streisand





Letter "N" art (NAIL POLISH) by Nibblefest Artist, PENNY Stewart












"A good name is rather to be chosen than riches...."
~King Solomon
 
Letter "T" art (H.D.Thoreau) by Nibblefest Artist, PATIENCE (of Art of Patience)






 
"I wish my name was Brian,
because maybe sometimes people would misspell my name and call me Brain. 
That's like a free compliment and you don't even gotta be smart to notice it."
~Mitch Hedberg


Letter "I" art (ICE CREAM) by Nibblefest Artist, ELIZABETH 'Vicky' Knowles, of Wibbley World






"Bee to the blossom, moth to the flame; 
Each to his passion; 
What's in a name...?"
~Helen Hunt Jackson



Letter "D" art (DOG) by Nibblefest Artist, AUDREY Breed




 'All they had to do was put my name on a marquee 
and watch the money roll in....'
~Gloria Swanson
Letter "N" art (NUDE) by Nibblefest Artist, NINA Kuriloff


 


"Great is the hand that holds dominion over man 
by a scribbled name...."
 ~Dylan Thomas

Letter "E" art (EAGLE) by Nibblefest Artist, TSEN-TSEN Luan 'Jenny' Frye

 

 

So wont you join us for this month's



Nibblefest Art Contest? 


 
Letter "R" art (Zentangled "R") by Nibblefest Artist, Karen Anne Brady








   
When, starting on January 20th, artists near and far will gather via Ebay to present their own unique and one-of-a-kind interpretations of the theme....: 
 

  




"A Subject Beginning 
With the 3rd Letter of Your Given Name 
(real first name)"

 
"Letter "N" art (NUTCRACKER) by Nibblefest Artist, PENNY Stewart







Nibblefest Art Contest (NFAC), the fun and friendly, monthly-themed art competition that begins on the 20th of each month, and is open to all.  Hosted via Ebay, all Nibblefest art entries start at just .99 cents -- fun for artists AND collectors....! 





 
Letter "L" art (ELEPHANT) by Nibblefest artist TSEN-TSEN Luan 'Jenny' Frye
 






To view upcoming monthly themes, see this post.  
For complete rules please visit our NFAC Facebook Pageor check out the information on the side of this blog....)
 




Letter "L" art (LABRADOR) by Nibblefest Artist, MELINDA Dalke





 
(*Please note: The art by Nibblefest Artists featured in this post represent past portfolio works, not current NFAC entries.)

 

  
Letter "N" art (NIGHT OWL) by Nibblefest Artist, ANNA Davies
 
 

Saturday, December 13, 2014

December's Nibblefest Art Contest Theme: "BOOKS"




"Reading is a conversation. 
All books talk. 
But a good book listens as well...."
-Mark Haddon





Art by Nibblefest artist, Heather Sims







The start of our next round of  



The Nibblefest Art Contest


 begins in a week!


  (on the 20th) 
 
The theme for December 2014 is....: 
 
 
 
 
 
"...BOOKS..." 




 
"Let us remember: 
One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher 
can change the world...."~Malala Yousafzai
 
 
Art by Nibblefest artist, Tammy Gulat
 
 
 

"A good book is the precious lifeblood 
of a master spirit......"
~John Milton



Art by Nibblefest artist, Christine E. S. Code, of CES





"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, 
to pick up a book and read to a child...."
~Dr. Seuss

Art by Nibblefest artist, Tammy Gulat






"The things I want to know are in books; 
my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read."
~Abraham Lincoln

Art by Nibblefest artist, Jenny Luan Frye





"If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold 
no fire can ever warm me, 
I know that is poetry...."
~Emily Dickinson


Art by Nibblefest artist, Tammy Gulat




"You cannot open a book without learning something."
~Confuscious

Art by Nibblefest artist, Robin Jayne


So wont you join us for this month's


Nibblefest Art Contest? 
 
 
 
 
 
Art by Nibblefest artist, Jenny Luan Frye
 
 
 
 
 

  When, starting on December 20th, artists near and far will gather via Ebay to present their own unique and one-of-a-kind interpretations of the theme....: 
 

~BOOKS~
 
 
 
 
 
Art by Nibblefest artist, Jenny Luan Frye


Nibblefest Art Contest (NFAC), the fun and friendly, monthly-themed art competition that begins on the 20th of each month, and is open to all.  Hosted via Ebay, all Nibblefest art entries start at just .99 cents -- fun for artists AND collectors....! 
 
 
 
Art by Nibblefest artist, Penny Stewart...
 
 
To view upcoming monthly themes, see this post.  
For complete rules please visit our NFAC Facebook Pageor check out the information on the side of this blog....)






 
(*Please note: The art by Nibblefest Artists featured in this post represent past portfolio works, not current NFAC entries.)