Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Calligraphy and Lettering · Inspiration · Lettering · Original Technique · watercolor · Whimsyville · Words

Sunday Fun-Days

I’ve been teaching myself to digitize my artwork. This is a combination of my hand lettering and an abstract Watercolor flower.  I decided that it might be fun to create a new way to share artwork…. so…. Introducing a new art game – kinda like Cards Against Humanity except you pick the answers from your… Continue reading Sunday Fun-Days

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · Gardenworks · gelli-printing · mixed media · Original Technique · Whimsyville

Silly Flowers

So today’s little work is just silly flowers. I read this interesting book called “Paint Lab” last night. I was expecting fun similiar to the “Drawing Lab” book, but instead found some art history and serious ‘work’ involved. It is a good book – just too serious pour moi. You know me, happy art for… Continue reading Silly Flowers

Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · art toys · Gelli · gelli-printing · mixed media · Original Technique · Whimsyville

Whimsyville meets Gelli

It goes without saying that this Gelli Printing thing is addictive – in fact, if you want, you can get a badge for your blog that says you are an addict. (Um, I will not be getting the badge because that would imply that I have an ‘art issue’ and perhaps could lead to a… Continue reading Whimsyville meets Gelli

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 .

Beachworks · Fresh Fish · Original Technique · Uncategorized · Whimsyville

well, it looks like christmas, it smells like christmas, so,

what’s up with the fish….? These guys have nothing to do with Christmas except perhaps to put a smile on your face. As a sketch, they later became ‘pins’ using Studio Cloth from USArtQest. Most of today was spent painting – but these were a fun ‘relief’ from the seriousness of a ‘real’ canvas. –… Continue reading well, it looks like christmas, it smells like christmas, so,