Diabetic Artists


Diabetic Artists

Are you an artist of any kind, or an art enthusiast? Has chronic illness influenced your imagery or perception of art? Post your work here for all of us to see!

Members: 186
Latest Activity: Jan 12

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Started by beth. Last reply by Eric Nov 17, 2014. 72 Replies

Creating a graphic novel

Started by Cherise. Last reply by jen Mar 12, 2014. 4 Replies

My pastel portraits

Started by kev1971. Last reply by Eric Oct 30, 2013. 4 Replies

lets get some activity in this group!

Started by andrea. Last reply by Cherise Feb 21, 2013. 6 Replies

Art Share beginning Sept. 12th

Started by beth. Last reply by Eric May 2, 2012. 19 Replies

lets get some activity in this group!

Started by andrea. Last reply by Frank Kwiatkowski Jul 9, 2011. 1 Reply

I'm a Writer

Started by Marps. Last reply by Marps Aug 4, 2009. 2 Replies

if you have type I, please read

Started by Rachel. Last reply by Marps Jun 5, 2009. 1 Reply

I love to embroider

Started by Flavia. Last reply by lev Mar 11, 2009. 9 Replies

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Comment by Linda G on July 11, 2010 at 8:10pm
Hi and welcome Harmony!
Comment by caprifoglio on July 10, 2010 at 6:03pm
This is where my artwork is in cyberspace: http://web.me.com/odilonvert_jesm/OdilonVert/OdilonVert.html
At the moment, my blog is the "medium" that reflects my thoughts and feelings about my recent diagnosis with type 1 diabetes (June 7, 2010). Doubtless will be branching out from there in the future...
Comment by Linda G on July 9, 2010 at 5:51pm
Welcome to the studio caprifoglio!

Comment by caprifoglio on July 9, 2010 at 5:00pm
Hello diabetic artists, glad to have found you out there.
Comment by Linda G on July 9, 2010 at 1:09pm
Welcome Sagwabetes....to a place of harmony!!

Comment by Linda G on June 25, 2010 at 6:32am
Welcome Bertha!

Comment by Linda G on June 25, 2010 at 6:31am
Krystal....this thread has nothing to do with formal art education....but everything to do with what's in your soul xxx
Comment by Bertha Bond-Rogers on June 24, 2010 at 11:15pm
I am a Musician Singer Songwriter
Comment by Linda G on June 24, 2010 at 6:49pm
Welcome to the canvas Sierra!

Comment by Frank Kwiatkowski on May 23, 2010 at 2:37pm
I'm a guerilla artist posting around the hospitals. One of these days are prescriptions might be a given.

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