So excited to be making BIG art...

My nervous sketchbook journal entry Friday morning…pre-install of my murals and canine characters for: Urban Pooch‘s new Canine Training & Fitness Center! The Grand Opening is this Saturday at 5400 N. Damen Avenue in Chicago.* The guys at Sign-a-rama did a fantastic job *

Co-owners Dan with Maxine (the green dog) […]

Are you ready to Draw Your Heart Out?

Draw Your Heart Out Workshop Learn the Art of Keeping a Daily Sketchbook Journal

Draw out your happy, your sad and your demons…whatever is ricocheting in your brain, no matter how simple, small, silly, monumental (you can) draw it out and write it out….clear your mind. Learn to engage in creative play with words […]

New! Sketchbook Journaling Workshops!

I’m thrilled to announce that you can now sign up via Sidetour to take my new 3 hour workshop “Sketchbook Journaling About Your Pet“ it’s being offered Sept. 10, 14, 16 or 20 so you can pick from a weekday evening or a weekend afternoon. Since 2001, I’ve used my sketchbooks to chronicle my daily […]

The Perfect Gift for Your Pet Lovin’ Sweetheart!

* Order Your Valentine Gift by February 6th *

Order Your Valentine Gift Pet Portrait today! I will include my Illustration of Your Pet on this Lovely Gift Announcement Card. Shipment of the final Portrait will be in March.

ORDER NOW: Personalized Face Portrait Prints from $150 Full Custom Face Portrait Prints […]

Camera Happy....

A belated Happy New Year! I’ve been busy working on all the commission orders I received over the holidays – which is great, because it hasn’t been the ideal weather for getting out and about. But when I can get out, I do, and then I take lots of photos. Sharing some favorites […]

Chicago Reader Holiday Gift Guide Features Anne’s Pet Portraits!

…Hey, hey! We made the Chicago Reader Gift Guide = GRATEFUL!

New Personalized Pet Portrait Option!

"PERSONALIZED" FACE PORTRAIT ILLUSTRATED DIGITAL PRINT Anne will PERSONALIZE a Custom Full Color Digital Illustration of your Pet

* CLICK HERE FOR ON-LINE ORDER FROM & PRICES *

PERSONALIZED Face Portrait Print Details:

CUSTOM FACE PORTRAIT: READY TO HANG BOX Frame or FLOAT Frame PRINT: Anne will create a custom full color […]

Win a

Win one of my new ‘Personalized Pet Portrait Prints’! Visit http://annesart.com/AnnesPetPortraits.html Choose a Dog or Cat from the recent portrait Gallery – Face Portraits or Narrative ones – that looks like your Pet or one you would like to give as a Gift. (You may also choose from any other dog on my website). Comment […]

Bucktown Arts Fest This Weekend!

BUCKTOWN ARTS FEST Saturday & SundayAugust 24-25th 11:00am – 7:00pm Senior Citizens Memorial Park 2300 N Oakley/2300 W Lyndale Chicago, Illinois | Directions & Map

Visit Me in Booth #14Northwest Corner of the Park on Belden

August 21st, 2013 | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Category: Events, Shows & Art For Sale | Leave a comment

2013 Fields Project Part 5: Shoot out!

A few days before we departed for the Fields Project, fellow artist and good friend, Cathi Schwalbe posted this photo on Facebook with the caption: Anne & Cathi head for the country.

We decided we needed to re-create the photo in this modern day setting, as the ‘Silo Sisters’ (you might recall from my […]