Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Beachworks · crab · Fresh Fish · sea · Starfish · Whimsyville

Back to the regularly scheduled Sea Art

I am so drawn to the sea. Perhaps it is because I was born in March as a Pisces (although I am not too ‘into’ the whole astrological thingy ma bob), perhaps it was my grandfathers work with boats and taking us out or that we went to the beach for vacation. Whatever it is,… Continue reading Back to the regularly scheduled Sea Art

art · Beachworks · crab · mixed media · mountains · sea · Whimsyville

Crabby Amigos

So it’s friday the men are on a fishing trip at the beach so there is a little more time for getting Ready for Saturday’s big event at the Brushy Mountain Apple Festival in N. Wilkesboro, NC. Where is that you ask? Literally in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  While fall has not… Continue reading Crabby Amigos

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Beachworks · collage · crab · drawing · Fresh Fish · lighthouse · mixed media · watercolor · Whimsyville

Whimsyville ‘debut’ at Whimsical Women

Wow. Funny, but we seem tailor made for each other – and I was OVERWHELMED by the beauty, creativity and sheer fun of the other ladies works.  I am hoping to be lucky enough to exhibit this fall in Pfafftown, for Whimsical Women on November 23rd. More to come. You can visit all the artists… Continue reading Whimsyville ‘debut’ at Whimsical Women

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Beachworks · crab · Fresh Fish · mixed media · watercolor · Whimsyville

Body of work- Beachlife and Freshfish

In an effort to grow the body of work that I call Beachlife , this little pair finished yesterday will be added to the pile. I will never tire of giving fish , crabs and other sea creatures their own character marks- they just make me happy. Hope you all have a great PPF and… Continue reading Body of work- Beachlife and Freshfish

Ann Krier Mixed Media · crab · mixed media · Original Technique · pan pastels · Whimsyville · zig writer

Without water, I would have no art…

This little crabby was created with the amazing Derwent light wash water solvable graphite pencil – and the sunset is Caran d arche crayon. I love art supplies and I love the ocean- they mix pretty well don’t you think? Have a very artful day .

Ann Krier Mixed Media · Beachworks · crab · mixed media · pan pastels · Whimsyville

They’re back… more creatures from the deep blue sea

I think it is because I am a Pisces. Not being ‘into’ astrology, and having no clue what that really means – I do love the ocean. I love the sand. I love the sunshine and all the cool things that wash up on the beach. Even the ‘gross’ jelly fish are cool – you… Continue reading They’re back… more creatures from the deep blue sea