User talk:FRAYK

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Hello, FRAYK, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. I hope you like the place and decide to stay. Here are a few links to pages you might find helpful:

Please remember to sign your messages on talk pages by typing four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically insert your username and the date. If you need help, check out Wikipedia:Questions, ask me on my talk page, or ask your question on this page and then place {{Help me}} before the question. Again, welcome! BracketBot (talk) 02:20, 7 July 2014 (UTC)

Flemish painters[edit]

Thanks so much for looking at the Flemish painters. They definitely need some Wiki-love. I noticed that you added the birthplace into the byline for some painters that already had the birthplace in their infoboxes. I personally don't care how this information is presented and for years I included it in the byline, but I have noticed that in the past couple of years that these have been edited out and now I includde sentences under the biography section like "He was born in Brussels. ... He died in Antwerp.". I am not very big on the WP policy pages (which seem to change regularly anyway), but I just thought I should warn you as others may revert your edits for that reason. I hope you decide to work on some of the Flemish still life painters you have been categorizing! Best, Jane (talk) 11:45, 9 July 2014 (UTC)

New articles[edit]

Thanks so much for your work on Flemish painters! I noticed you have already figured out how to link your new articles to existing Wikidata items, but your most recent additions did not yet have a Wikidata item. I went ahead and created these. It's not very difficult if you first install a java script so that from the Wikipedia page you can just click through the Wikidata item link to new item creation and then click male-painter-Netherlands-country of citizenship-birth date-death date. I copy-paste a piece of the lead text for the description. Without actually typing the data over again, you can just re-use your work this way. If you are interested, have a look at my common.js on Wikidata here. Alternatively, the other way around, you can also begin a Wikipdia page from an existing Wikidata item by creating a Wikipedia stub using the prepbio tool, for example like this for Gommaert van der Gracht. Happy editing, and thanks again! Jane (talk) 18:19, 6 November 2014 (UTC)

A page you started (Abraham Teniers) has been reviewed![edit]

Thanks for creating Abraham Teniers, FRAYK!

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excellent article

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for creating Abraham Teniers among many other fine articles DOCUMENTERROR 15:41, 5 January 2015 (UTC)

A page you started (Gillis Neyts) has been reviewed![edit]

Thanks for creating Gillis Neyts, FRAYK!

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Very nice article. A new artist for me to explore!

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Dutch names[edit]

Don't get too excited by variations in spelling please. Also this is the English Wikipedia, and it is normal and correct to use some English versions of first names. Johnbod (talk) 15:27, 2 May 2015 (UTC)

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