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Watercolor on Yupo Workshop – Sacramento

One-day workshop at University Art in Sacramento, CA. Click here for details and to register.

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Watercolor on Yupo Workshop – University Art

Saturday, May 14th, 10 am – 4 pm, University Art Explore the possibilities of watercolor painting on this unique surface. Yupo is a slick and non-absorbent synthetic paper. These properties allow the colors to remain bright and vibrant and to … Continue reading

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For more information about these paintings, please click on any thumbnail. Most of Ann’s watercolor paintings are on Yupo, a synthetic paper made of polypropylene. She uses a limited color palette and a looser painting technique, allowing the paper and … Continue reading

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What Was I Thinking?

… also … What Have I Gotten Myself Into?Ages ago, I created a blog on the Blogger platform and posted pretty regularly for a few years. I later joined Facebook and put more of my time into posting updates, works … Continue reading

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JacobChimpanzeeScratchboard (Ampersand Scratchbord™)with Watercolor5″ x 5″To zoom in on this drawing, click on the image.______________________________________ The original drawing is available in Ann’s shop. Read more about Jacob & the creation of the drawing in this blog post. Copyright 2019, Ann … Continue reading

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Reference Photo Guidelines

Why Clear, High Quality Photos are Essential! Ann took her own photos (many of them!) of Abby the German Shepherd. She selected a few of the best photos, and then, in consultation with her client, they chose the photo below … Continue reading

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Chromed Grace

Chromed GraceGreyhound Hood Ornament, Vintage FordScratchboard (Ampersand Scratchbord™)with Watercolor5″ x 7″To zoom in on this drawing, click on the image.______________________________________| This drawing was accepted in American Women Artists’ 2020 Annual Exhibition, “Making Their Mark”. Read more here and see in-progress … Continue reading

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Heart of San Pedro

Heart of San PedroWestern Screech OwlScratchboard (Ampersand Scratchbord™)with Watercolor8″ x 8″To zoom in on this drawing, click on the image.______________________________________| This drawing has been accepted in the Society of Animal Artists‘ “Animal Impressions” Exhibition at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. The show runs August … Continue reading

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Jack Commissioned Portrait Scratchboard (Ampersand Scratchbord™) with Watercolor 7″ x 5″ To zoom in on this drawing, click on the image. See in-progress images in this album. Copyright 2019, Ann Ranlett zoomify searchcats

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Hanna in the AWA Online Show

This commissioned pet portrait of Hanna the harrier hound has been accepted for the American Women Artists’ Spring Online Juried Show. It’s an honor to have been selected! Competition is always tough in the AWA shows. This show was open … Continue reading

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