The Arts category includes proposals in subjects like art, humanities, media, literature, and music.

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Duplicate of Graphic Design.Stackexchange

Proposal: Adobe Photoshop This propsal appears to be a duplicate of Graphic Design.Stackexchange.com. Photoshop questions are already on topic there.
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Should fewer Arts areas be added to this proposal?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts I'm somewhat new, so apologies if there is something obvious I'm missing, or a stunning reason for this seeming consensus, but... I'm not sure if this proposal should cover ...
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Let's play the guessing game

Proposal: Song Identification and Interpretation This proposal for a website about identifying songs is essentially what Stackexchange co-founder Jeff Atwood found to be a bad fit for the ...
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Overlap with SuperUser.com

Proposal: Graphic Design Software Support Any question which is a good question, yet not within the scope of GraphicDesign.SE typically falls under the SuperUser.com umbrella. We do get a great deal ...
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Duplicate of Graphic Design

Proposal: Graphic Design Software Support This really appears to be a duplicate of Graphic Design. I did see the meta post here, however I disagree with it strongly. Here is my answer, Questions that ...
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Should we change the proposal description to a definition instead of a list?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts The proposal description has always said that this proposal is for practitioners of arts and crafts, and has given a list of a few examples to give people ideas. Q&A ...
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Proposal: General English

I propose that a site be set up for general English questions. The sort that are too advanced for ELL, yet too simple and "common" on ELU.
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Is this site needed?

Proposal: Mystery and Detective Fiction Proposal: Literature Proposal: Book Lovers What all does this site cover that can't be included in the Literature and Book Lovers proposals?
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Isn't Art History an essential website?

Proposal: Art History I am wondering why no one created this proposal. isn't this subject one of the most important subject that is studied in the universities? And lots of question would rise in ...
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Should more Arts areas be added to this proposal?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts From here: http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/art-types.htm Basic Definitions of Art • Art: Definition and Meaning The meaning of beauty and art is explored in the branch of ...
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Remove Woodworking from Arts & Crafts?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts The Arts & Crafts proposal currently includes wood carving in the examples of things considered on topic. However, the Woodworking proposal is now in Beta. Should ...
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Would a Music Educators/Tutors site be viable?

I'm going to start to teach a student in a short while, and I would like to have a question site where I can ask things about how to teach certain techniques and such. Would this kind of site be ...
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where are ceramics and pottery?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts where's ceramics and/or pottery in the site description?
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papercrafts, origami and paper mache

Proposal: Arts and Crafts I was reading the site description for its topics: painting, drawing, textiles, papercrafts, crochet, sewing, jewelry, sculpture, beadwork, wood carving, origami, ...
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Is RC & Scale Modeling covered by Arts & Crafts?

I believe the proposal for RC & Scale Modeling would be covered by the proposal for Arts & Crafts. Should they be merged?
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Is there a reason not to propose a music transcription site? Is it missing for legal reasons for example?

Questions like this on music, show a desire for a site where musicians can ask questions about specific works. How do you play them. What is going on in this part of the music? What chord did this ...
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Community for Game lovers

I have checked all SO communities. I am not able to found any game related community. Yes there is a one role playing game community. But it's not fruitful for all. So my idea is to have one more ...
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Are “Identify this song/LP/CD/mp3” appropriate on Music Fans?

Proposal: Music Fans For example, back in the 80's a friend of mine showed me an LP that was by some American band from 60's or 70's. Most (or maybe all) of the songs in the LP referred to a ...
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How can we advertise this proposal?

Proposal: Music Fans I was thinking maybe a Community Ad on a site to accelerate this proposal to Beta. I think that commitment would increase if this happened. So am I mistaken or is this viable? ...
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Would it be appropriate to share this on Ravelry?

It seems that this proposal doesn't have a lot of steam and the best way to fix that would be to share a link to it on Arts & Crafts type of sites. Ravelry (a social and project management site ...
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Can I discuss/ask about the relationship between composer's life and their song style?

Proposal: Music Fans As this forum is titled "Music Fans", while music and songs are written by composers who most likely get their inspiration from their lives/philosophical principles/sociocultural ...
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Is a question about music in general allowed (see example)?

Proposal: Music Fans For example, would Can lyrics of political nature really revolutionize a nation that lacks of good basic education? be a valid question? I think the description doesn't scope ...
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Are questions about proofreading on-topic?

Proposal: Literature Review Can I ask for proofreading on my work?
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Am I allowed to ask for criticism on any of my writing?

Proposal: Literature Review Am I allowed to ask for criticism on, say, my blog? What am I not allowed to ask for criticism on? Should I censor or re-phrase offensive material?
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Questions on songs in what languages can be asked here?

Proposal: Music Fans Even if this site is about "Music", a mandatory element, song will follow in most of the cases. And then a question comes songs of what languages can be allowed. Since most of ...
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Are “Guess This Song” Appropriate On Music Fans?

Proposal: Music Fans Are questions like "Can you help me identify the song I heard in some-recently-released-movie-towards-the-ending" allowed to be asked on Music Fans ?
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Update Definition of this Proposal

Proposal: Music Production For "Musicians", as you state in the definition of this Proposal, there already is Music. So I guess this site is thought for music producers using a DAW (working on a ...
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Duplicate or drastic overlap: Literature, Literary Theory and Criticism

Proposal: Literature, Literary Theory And Criticism I can't say which one is 'right', but should we combine these two?
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Duplicate or drastic overlap with English

Proposal: Literature
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Should we allow exposure questions?

Proposal: Magic We don't have that many questions, but a considerable portion of them are purely after exposure (e.g. How did ${magician} pull off ${effect}?). Do we want this kind of questions? ...
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Covered by Arts and Crafts?

Proposal: Origami Is this not covered under Arts and Crafts proposal?
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How does audio differ from sound design?

Proposal: Audio The vast majority of purposed questions for would also be on topic on sound design, which covers professional audio already. The biggest problem is lack of clear scope on sound ...
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Voting on the questions [with less than 10 votes] is the way to make this site a success

Proposal: Arts and Crafts This site proposal needs 17 more questions with minimum 10 votes to move to the next phase and to prevent itself from dying. *I request the Followers (people) to exercise ...
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Are question about lyrics is allowed?

Proposal: Music fans There are many songs in which some nice, funny, touching, etc lyrics is used. Are question about them is allowed?
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Are questions about a band's CDs allowed?

Proposal: Music Fans I have read that the band Swedish House Mafia had 2 different CD releases of their Until Now album - a regular version with 10 tracks and a deluxe version with 22 tracks. A few ...
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Would it be possible to create a language to describe worlds in?

I am heavily influenced by the Myst-Series with this thought. There, the D'Ni found a way to use write symbols into special books, which then would open a portal to the described world. Of course ...
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How questions about an already created world should reference such world?

I am wondering how we could ease the attachment of documentation/references of an already existing world. Let's take as an example this question : Where should I put roads in this country to make it ...
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Can subjective song meanings be accepted answers?

Proposal: Music Fans As a follow up to The meaning of songs will also be explained on the Music Fans Proposal: Will only meanings that have been discussed or confirmed by the artist be valid? What ...
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Would we support expanding existing (fictional) worlds?

Proposal: Worldbuilding For instance, the Commonwealth Saga has a lot of details about the worlds in it, especially in the two novels set earlier in the timeline. Would questions relating to how ...
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Welcome to the Homeschooling proposal!

Proposal: Homeschooling Hello and welcome, Homeschoolers and homeschooler want-to-be's. This is is site to dicuss curricula, ask questions relating to homeschooling, and ask questions about laws ...
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What are some different ways to share this website?

Proposal: Homeschooling In order to gain more followers, we will need to share this site with people. What are some great ways to do that?
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Welcome to the site!

Proposal: Stained Glass Welcome to the Stained Glass proposal site! if you have any questions, please ask. If you follow, don't forget to vote!
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Is this for modern & popular music only?

Proposal: Music Fans The upvoted sample questions here (so far) are all about current or recent music/bands, mostly of the sort you'd hear on the radio (though there are niche genres/artists ...
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Easier the context to define world laws and elements

With my little experience reading lore forums, questions and debates always find it hard to the element of discussion in context. I see questions/answers in [Worldbuilding] will require references to ...
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Are questions about vocaloid allowed

Proposal: Music Fans I know this question has been asked before, but on a different proposal.Vocaloid is technically music, but it is also some sort of manga or anime. So would questions about this ...
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Would questions about how to use your constructed world be on topic?

Proposal: Worldbuilding Say I've recently finished my worldbuilding for Codename: Foobar. Would the following types of questions be considered on topic? I would not consider them so but nobody else ...
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Am I allowed to ask music genre artist recommendations?

Proposal: Music Fans Just as the title says above, am I allowed to ask for recommendations on artists similar to an artist I may like. E.g. Snoop Dog or is this crossing the line into opinionated/too ...
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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Duplicate of Musical Practice & Performance?

Proposal: Songwriting Wouldn't this draw users away from the site specified all question here would be on Topic at that site
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Would questions about existing world building tools or software be on topic here?

Proposal: Worldbuilding Correct me if I am wrong, by skimming trough the discussion I did not see this topic brought up. I am concerned about this as I am a user of a few tools that came up with ...