The ARTIST BUZzz (formed in response to the “Keeping the BUZzz” blog series contest) is a member requested group created for ALL MEDIA ARTISTS who are looking for a VOICE and artist “story” INTERSHARE…behind the IMAGE. ~WELCOME!
Our group THEME is about Membership exploring any of SIX (6) Thought-Provoking TOPIC Threads (image posts made with url codes) which will be MODERATED* by group members:
1…PERSONAL THREAD- YOUR STORY behind the Image- Moderator, MERANA CADORETTE!!…YAY!
2…HEALING THREAD- HEALING thru your Art, a deeper dive-Moderator, LAURIE’s INTUITIVE!!…YAY!
3…TECHNIQUES THREAD-Offering and EXPLORING NEW TECHNIQUES (media, substrates, processes) - Moderator, CONNI SCHAFTENAAR!! …YAY!
4…DIGITAL THREAD -HOW Your Artist Eye self-expresses thru available processes/FX in Photography/Digital Art - Moderator, MICHELE AVANTI!!…YAY!
5…TRANSITIONAL THREAD-Your Mix of Traditional-Photographic-Sculptural into Digital Art - Moderator, Conni Schaftenaar!..YAY!
6…ESSENCE THREAD-Your Inspired dance with LIGHT, Muse, Nature, THE ARTIST- Moderator, VIVIAN (VIVA) ANDERSON,…YAY!
*MODERATOR duties defined: Moderators will Upload/Create the GA approved thread within the loose definition of the thread as outlined above. Moderators will KEEP THE BUZzz alive by: adding/responding to/inviting other member comments via the POST REPLY TAB and/or introducing new images of his/her own (via url threads ONLY for thread space conservation) and encouraging commentary (via url coded images) on the thread topic. Threads will be refreshed or closed periodically by the GA in accordance with moderator suggestions, members’ new ideas, shifting interests, abdication. This is OUR group…you have choices and latitude within the parameters above.
PERMANENT GA THREADS:
7…GROUP ADMINISTRATOR (GA)s CORNER, Group Guidelines, INVITATIONAL IDEAS and NEW GROUP NEWS THREAD…submit NEW ideas…read what’s happening!
8…GROUP ADMINISTRATOR (GA)s FEATURES 2021 ARCHIVE THREAD (post with embed link)
INTERACTIVE GROUP CONTEST THREAD(S):
KEEPING the BUZzz CONTEST THREAD(s) Will appear (with embed link)
What this group is NOT:
…NOT interested in promotion as the primary driver….it’s about participation.
…NOT interested in numbers or merit badges…it’s about intraesthetic caring and sharing.
…NOT interested in off-topic dialogue…it’s about sharing one’s Voice and BEing: uplifting, encouraging and of service to each other…thru one’s heArt!
GA COMMITMENT TO THIS GROUP, GROUP GUIDELINES and GRATITUDES are now posted to the #7. GAs GROUP CORNER, invitational ideas and new group news thread.
As Group Administrator (GA), I encourage everyone to familiarize yourself with Abbie Shores’ FAQs (found in Community Discussions, page 1.) regarding your Personal responsibilities within the Group as to: general decorum, deportment and potential controversy…….NO NUDITY, NO VIOLENCE, NO POLITICS,~KEEP IT FAMILY FRIENDLY PLEASE
Our GROUP MISSION is to have an uplifting, supportive, informative, fun and enthusiastic Artistic INTERCHANGE …as long as YOU Keep the BUZzz alive!
GA’s SPECIAL FEATURES: SEPTEMBER 2021:
OUR MEMBER, LOIS BRYAN is the SEPTEMBER 2021 FAA TONY AWARD WINNER!! YAY
KEEP SHINING THE LIGHT for us, Lois! YAY!…SO WELL DESERVED
And, from DOWN UNDER member, HARTMUT JAGER and member moderator, VIVA ANDERSON …COLOUR our WORLD with glimpses of BOLD BEAUTY…CONGRATULATIONS