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 Sohair Abdel-Rahman on December 26, 2008 at 2:11am
Hello my dear friends,please answer The survey on tudiabetes.com,you find it on the forum.It is important to know your openions for the next step in our community.
I love it!
Comment by Jeff on December 5, 2008 at 7:22pm
Hey y'all! I'm not a visual artist, though I love evocative paintings and drawings. But diabetes has definitely affected characters I've written into my science fiction stories. I'm excited to see some of the art here.
Comment by Linda G on December 5, 2008 at 6:08pm
Wlcome to the rabble Jeff
Comment by Sohair Abdel-Rahman on November 27, 2008 at 7:53pm

I like to invite you to join Poetry Club & Nostalgia group
Comment by carlo oseo on November 14, 2008 at 4:50pm
thanks linda, that's what i think to explore my god-given talent on arts and create some interesting works while in this sate...
Comment by Linda G on November 14, 2008 at 1:54pm
I read somewhere of an artist who made herself go low because she liked the type of art she created while in that state.....YIKES!!!
Comment by Linda G on November 13, 2008 at 12:53pm
Hey Carlo.....formal education not required. Art comes from the heart!
Comment by Linda G on November 8, 2008 at 11:57am
Way back....in the land before time (before computers)..studied Graphic Design, then Illustration...many, many, MANY, years' experience. No longer do Graphic Design, rather...I teach...but still illustrate and also do some funky art as well as stage props.....greetings and salutations from linda in canada.
Comment by carlo oseo on November 8, 2008 at 7:32am
hey, i want to join this group, although i don't have any formal education on arts, but i do a some water color paintings since 1980s.
Comment by Krish Moodley on November 8, 2008 at 12:45am
Are you a South African animator? Study Toon Boom animation in Durban

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