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About kriegart

I am Susan Krieg, Mixed Media Artist, since 1989 when I first started working as a water colorist for Accent Graphics. I've lived on the West Coast, the East Coast, the Midwest and the Southwest, and currently in rural Virginia. I studied art at Cal College of the Arts in SF and The Art Students League in NYC. I am influenced by Modigiliani, Picasso, Lempicka, Dunand and a million other things.

Encaustic Cows

I’ll make the images as large as I can on this post so you can see the texture and details of my first five encaustic paintings, although I prefer to call this series EnCOWstics I’ve chosen to marry encaustic medium … Continue reading

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‘Horton Harvest Mural’ in Orange, Virginia

       During the month of April 2015, I painted a 9’x11′ wall mural at Horton Vineyards in Orange County Virginia. It is titled ‘The Horton Harvest Mural’ and features the family loved German Shepherd, Viognier, named after a variety of … Continue reading

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Two Christmas Card Designs for 2014

Photoshop is becoming one of my favorite design mediums. As a fine artist, I was very resistant to using Photoshop. In the good old days everything had to be drawn a bunch of times. Slowly I’m coming around to using … Continue reading

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New York City Series

New York City  – First two paintings by Susan Krieg   This is a preview of a new series I’m currently working on. The paintings contain imagery specific to one of my very favorite cities, New York.       … Continue reading

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New Website

Visit For the past couple of years I’ve been taking classes in html5,css3, and design graphics. There is so much to learn! I know I could hire a pro to build my site, but I love learning how to … Continue reading

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Hot Yoga Wall Painting

Mural Design This interior wall mural, which I’ve titled ‘Yoga of the Ferns’, is located in the small hot room at Hot Yoga Charlottesville. Created June 2014. When I learned that the owner was interested in having something painted on … Continue reading

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Fruit Party – New Paintings

Every now and then I paint up a batch of fruits or vegetables for the Orange Arts Center in Orange, Virginia.      They are 9″ x 9″, painted on stretched canvas. The sides are 1-1/4″ deep. The photos show how I … Continue reading

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