Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Lil Pets · mixed media · Whimsical Art · Whimsyville

Where the H#$% have you been?

Um working. Working on Art, Working at home, Working at driving to and from RRHS for Soccer Girl and Lax Man; Running a soccer tournament…I really could not tell you, it was all a whirl wind as this time of year often is.  Now, I am resting and thinking about what I will dive into… Continue reading Where the H#$% have you been?

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Starfish · Whimsical Art · Whimsyville

i am tired of winter… yada yada yada

When life gives you sleet – make SUMMER ART. There is little you can do about Mother Nature – except maybe alter her works of art a little to create a new work of art. Anyone who is experiencing the remnants of winter has just had it. My friend Dave pleaded with MN to stop… Continue reading i am tired of winter… yada yada yada

Ann Krier Mixed Media · mixed media · PetWorks · watercolor · Whimsical Women · Whimsyville

Dog Art

So ……. here is the latest watercolor and ink work – not overly complicated but lots of fun and very colorful.  Inspired by the incipit cold / hot / cold / freezing weather – there is actually a pretty big collection of these now.  You would have thought that “birds” would have been the first, given… Continue reading Dog Art

Ann Krier Mixed Media · Whimsyville · Words · zig writer

I love you.

No its not another ‘cheesy’ valentines day post , I did that last week – it’s a present. It’s a list of ‘happy’ words. Cut them up, transfer ’em – do whatever you would like – use ’em in your artwork… i only ask that if you repost or pin that you share using my… Continue reading I love you.

Ann Krier Mixed Media · Calligraphy and Lettering · Lettering · mixed media · Whimsyville


It’s that time of year when publicly, you exclaim your love by purchasing cards, gifts , flowers or a lovely dinner for your sweetheart. Um No. I am fortunate – I have had the same valentine for 20 years yet it seems like just yesterday we were married. To celebrate Valentines day there is always… Continue reading Sweethearts…

Ann Krier Mixed Media · bird · koi · mixed media · watercolor · Whimsyville

Keeping on track …

In an effort to keep on track with the ” building a collection thing” , here are four bird works . They will become the basis of design so each will build out into collection. You probably can see the similarities to the sketches from last week – hopefully . Working like this is hard… Continue reading Keeping on track …

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · bird · doodling · mixed media · watercolor · Whimsyville · zig writer

Brilliant Little Birdies – the beginning of a collection

here are my ‘morning’ sketches from this week. I was trying to NOT be symmetrical & I think I achieved that . It’s making me a little uncomfortable – but that’s the entire point – to stretch your ideas.  I find them silly – and whimsical. I am always going for whimsical and I am… Continue reading Brilliant Little Birdies – the beginning of a collection