Barbara Ann Kipfer


Barbara Ann Kipfer is the author of 14,000 things to be happy about, which has more than 1.25 million copies in print. She has published 80 books, holds a PhD and MPhil in Linguistics, a PhD in Archaeology, an MA and PhD in Buddhist Studies, a BS in Physical Education; and is a lexicographer. Her other website is Please note that 14,000 things to be happy about is a fabulous resource for coming up with art projects. It has been recommended by the College Board to teachers and students of AP Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio, Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio, and Studio Art: 3-D Design Portfolio.

Kyle Kipfer is a high school art teacher, illustrator, painter, and jewelry maker (see

Keir Magoulas is a graphic designer and photographer (see