PaintDog Why clean house when you can paint?

Age: 57
Hometown: Northern CA
Accepts Commissions: Yes
Logged in: No

Number of Visits: 4504
Spring Chicken

Background and Lifestyle

Marital Status Married
Smoker No
Drinker No
Education College graduate
Children Love kids, but not for me

Interests and Personality

BiographyPaintDog is Ann Ranlett, an artist & illustrator specializing in pet & animal portraits and nature subjects. I work in ink on scratchboard, watercolor, pencil & mixed media. I create in 2 styles - either realistic or interpretive (which I call my "Paintings with Petzazz" style). I sell some of my art on eBay, including original ACEOs (miniature format, always 3.5" x 2.5"), enter "Ranlett art" in the eBay search box to see my current listings (on eBay, I'm drawdog5). I also have a web site at and a blog at
InterestsAnimals, pets, art, drawing, painting, web design, graphic design, computers, photography
Musicthe Cure, Collective Soul, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Led Zeppelin, the Cars, U2, Beck, Pink Floyd, STP
FilmsBetter Off Dead (I want my 2 dollars!), Monty Python & the Holy Grail, Alien, Lord of the Rings
Television24, House, Seinfeld, the Office, My Name is Earl, any of the animal cops or vet shows on Animal Planet
BooksAuthors: Anne McCaffery, Stephen King, Tolkein, Lloyd Alexander, JK Rowling (yes, I'm a sucker for Harry Potter)

Recently Added Friends

Recent messages left for this artist

Lime ( Deleted user )

Nice ART Work Dog.

don ( Deleted user )

I love your glowing colors. Your paintings demand attention. You have fun painting too.


Hello to all of my Creative Online Friends, I am asking for a favor.....I have recently had one of my images selected into the first round of the top 60 images in the Lord and Taylor Rose Contest. After being selected then the public has to vote. I was wondering if you would cast a vote for me????? Please!!! If so go to look under events, and you will see rose contest there is only one listing with the name Deborah(Photography) THAT ONE IS MINE! Pleae vote, make sure you get to the page confirm your vote for your vote to count. Thank you all in advance! Please vote!!!! Hugs, Deborah


Great work and I love your quote. If we could just make all of the others feel that way.....Deborah

cwc ( Deleted user )

hi PaintDog, Love your dog, beautiful colors! cwc

miradimi ( Deleted user )



Amazing colors! Love your site

theo ( Deleted user )

Beautiful colors in your it..theo

theo ( Deleted user )

Beautiful colors in your it..theo

iangordon ( Deleted user )

I was wondering if anyone throughout this site has ever received an enquiry from a buyer, gallery owner, or similar?


Oh I love this Boston, I have 3 and just adore them. Great job!!

CreateReality ( Deleted user )

Actually, I think I like the horse and the llama the best.

CreateReality ( Deleted user )

Nice work Ann. I like Mr. Toad.


Lovely colourful pet paintings, like your site, best wishes - ranjan


Drive safe, all I see is ROAD KILL on your site


Ann, all your animals are marvellous. What a bright colours! I love your statement too. :)


PaintDog i like your pshyidelic colours,and sensitive pictures of animals.Lenke


I love your style, your use of colour is superb! Michelle


Greetings - I like your dogs...


I here recently. Would be very glad to acquaint you with the Enamel mosaic and to hear your response. Andrey