View Full Version : Why are certain forums LOCKED
02-22-2014, 12:20 PM
In the pastel section I see certain forums...e.g the WIP section has a lock over the icon and I see that I cannot create a thread in that forum...why is that?
02-22-2014, 01:13 PM
Normally locked forums are reference forums or archives where only the moderator is able to post.
The Pastels WIP forum shows no recent threads but it doesn't seem to have a New Thread button.
I'll check it out,
02-22-2014, 02:15 PM
02-22-2014, 02:56 PM
The only active sub-forums in Pastels are the Soft Pastel Studio and Gallery and Soft Pastel Talk .
The other forums contain archived threads.
To further complicate matters, due to various glitches in the system, there are a couple ways to access the pastel sub-forums. There is a further explanation regarding this in this thread:
Scroll down to post #7 and you will see in-depth directions.
02-22-2014, 03:16 PM
I have amended the forum description to reflect the fact that it is and archive of WIP's posted in the Soft Pastel Studio.
02-22-2014, 05:09 PM
Thanks Doug...you're a star!:wave: :D
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