Ann Krier Mixed Media · art · bird · gelli-printing · Whimsyville

Tearing paper, a mathbook and collage

I am a relatively ‘new’ artist – like ten years or so. Before that, I was a math nut. These are two really different sides of the brain… so it only makes sense that i would tear up an ancient matchbook (circa 1865) and create a Pelican. The math book was falling apart literally, but… Continue reading Tearing paper, a mathbook and collage

Whimsyville

The birth of the Whimsical Love Story Map

Really, the last time I posted was July 4th ? it’s October. So WHAT AM I working on ? Whimsical, Romantic, Sweet little love story Maps. Earlier in the summer, I was hired by Ben through CustomMade, to create the perfect little love-story map for his bride Rebecca as a wedding gift. Totally his idea.… Continue reading The birth of the Whimsical Love Story Map

Ann Krier Mixed Media · lighthouse · mixed media · Whimsyville · zig writer

some.some.some.summer

So the ‘official’ start of summer was eons ago the unofficial mark is today, the 4th of July. We had our first hurricane, ART. appropriate. . A lighthouse seems like the perfect ART piece to celebrate summer. I will be painting some big dogs today, and just finished a really romantic commission from groom to… Continue reading some.some.some.summer

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