Hi! I'm Kristy and I'm a designer, originally from Buffalo, NY. I have a background in fine art and music, but furthered my design career while living in NYC and San Francisco before relocating to Philadelphia! In no particular order, I love modern design, smart typography, beautiful details, geometric patterns, bright pops of color and artistic, handmade touches. To stay inspired, I enjoy experimenting with different styles, techniques and mediums. :)
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As always, you're rocking the letterpress challenge entries! I love all of them!
I always love your work Kristy – your holiday entries are all amazing!
Oh my gosh, Kristy, you nailed it with the most amazing designs ever!!!! I see many many wins.
Thanks for your comment on my Collage Joy design, I almost didn't submit that one and I'm so glad I did! I think it's my favourite now too (coming out of the haze of the last few days, haha!) I LOVE your Painted Prism Border design. You have so many great entries!
Aren't you nice! You entries are all gorgeous-you're so good at creating timeless, yet modern designs. Best of luck (though I don't think you'll need it ;) )
Kristy - that is so nice of you to say and means so much coming from you! Your holiday entries are stunning - I love them all and am always such a huge fan of your work (as you can tell by all the fanatic "likes")! Good luck to you too :)
Thank you so very much, Kristy! Your entries are stunning as well! I always love your work, and yours was hands-down the most gorgeous holiday card I received in the mail last year. Best wishes in this challenge! :)
Your designs are always so clean and smart: I can't *not* click 'like' on every one! Thanks & good luck to you too =)
i loooove all your holiday submissions! killin it as always :)
Hi Kristy! Thank you so much for your feedback on my floral design!! It was super helpful. I absolutely love all of your submissions!
My name is Essence, and I'm the Editor for Philly In Love | Wedding Blog. I would love to discuss our recent partnership with Minted, and how we would like to feature you in a blog post. I sent an email to your email, but please let me know if we can discuss this further. Also, how I can get in contact with you.
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Awww, Kristy, my fav buddy, you made my morning! I really appreciate your comment. I also think you are on fire ;), but that's nothing new ;) Good luck to you too!
Thanks, Kristy!! Good luck to you, too!! :)
Wait a minute... Philly? I just noticed that you have switched coasts. Do tell? : )
Hi Kristy thank you very much for the likes and really nice comment!! I love so many of your entries in the holiday contests….. Inline joy is amazing!
Wow, Kristy! Look at your success! Love love love the body of work you continue to create! Miss you! Best of luck in the challenge.
i'm loving all you halloween designs!!
Thanks for the comment Kristy! :)
and you! congratulations! so many!
Thanks Kristy! And congrats back at you. So are you already in Philadelphia? i grew up about 60 miles away. While it is not California, it is a great place to call home.
Thank you for your sweet note, and congratulations on your beautiful wins as well!
A very long overdue Congratulations on all your lovely wins from Graduation and the past challenges! You have been rockin' it! :)
Thanks for your likes, Kristy. Really enjoy your work - the simplicity, yet thoughtfulness, and color palettes! Congrats on such an extensive line and best wishes for your future work!
Hi Kristy, thank you so much for the like. Sparrow is my very favorite from the gold series. You are so talented ! I love what you do. i wish you continued success and all the best!
Hi Kristy thank you for the great idea, I will for sure give that a try!
Hi Kristy thank you for the like on my Babies on Board. I love so many of your designs your work is such an inspiration for me. If you ever have any suggestions on any of my designs I would really appreciate your input!
Thanks Christy for your likes coming from you is such an affirmation and it really makes my day when a seasonsed mintee as your self chimes in. All the best also you do incredible work . Looks like your grad one is doing well also. All the best. Hopefully we will meet soon.
Thankyou Kristy for your sweet words,really means a lot coming from someone as talented as you :) Congrats on your wins as well!
CONGRATS to you too kristy! Awesome designs as always!! Poker chip was my favourite!! hope they pick that one!
Thank you Kristy!!! and HUGE congrats on your wins - always beautiful!
Thanks Kristy and congrats to you on all your wins!!!!
Thanks for the congrats Kristy! Congratulations to you on all your wins! Love them all!
O.k. Kristy, you just made my day! Thanks so much for the lovely comment! Thanks buddy!
Thanks so much, Kristy! Congrats to you as well! I love all your work and look forward to seeing what you do next! :)
Thanks so much Kristy. Just getting off of work and seeing all this. Wow you had an amazing number of wins. And so deserved. Congrats back at you. Chris
Thank you so much Kristy for your kind congrats! Big congratulations to you, too! :)
Thanks so much on the comment on my latest win! I really look up to you so it means a lot to me.
Kristy, thanks for the nice comments!
Aw, thank you Kristy.
Thanks so much Kristy, that really means so much to me. I really tried my best :)
Thanks for your comment today, Kristy! Means a lot coming from you, you've got such a beautiful collection of work and I love your type treatments. I was actually just admiring your Very Merry Flourish design from Saturday's marketing email! :)
Thanks, Kristy - your comment made my day! :)
Yay! Congrats to you too, Kristy!
Thanks, Kristy! Congrats on your wins and picks... Awesome stuff!!
Hi, Kristy - may I just return the commpliments. I love your work and I have sooo much to learn from designers like you. Congrats for the fabric design winning designs! It means a lot if designer like you stops at my page ...
Oh my goodness, I consider myself more of a minted groupie! Lol ;)
You are a rockstar!! Seriously! So talented, and I love all your work!
Kristy!!! Congrats on your (7??? I lost count, lol!!!) wins!! Your are a design super power - always beautiful work and so well deserved!! xx :)
Gorgeous Save the Date entries, Kristy! I always love seeing what you come up with, such a fan!
Kristy, congrats on all your wins in the ornaments challenge!!!! That is impressive. You do such amazing work. I look forward to your entries. :)
Thanks for the note on my Very Merry Quads ornament design, Kristy! Congrats to you as well on all your ornament wins! :)
Great fabric submissions, Kristy! Best of luck!
Kristy, thank you so much for your sweet comment on my art print. It means alot. I am a big fan of your work.
Thanks so much for your nice comment, Kristy! Congrats on all your wins, too, especially first place! :)
Thank you for the kind comment! Your designs are oh so good; Congrats on all your wins :)
Thanks Kristy! I'm still pretty new so if you ever have suggestions/feedback I'd love it. Your style is (obviously) amazing and so fun to look at :)
Thanks Kristy for liking my Happy supplies card. It always feels nice to get likes from a designer like you. And congrats to you as well . Love your work
Kristy, thanks so much! You are one of my idols!!!! :)
Thanks Kristy! Can I tell you how much I am ogling your beautiful art prints! (and all your work!!)
Ooh so pretty so pretty!
Kristy, congrats on all your new wins and I love your new profile photo. :-)
Ha! Funny that you noticed my Swell Season nod! Love that music. :)
Thanks so much for liking my holiday submissions - I was thinking the same thing about yours! You have such a fresh, modern, yet still warm, approach to all of your designs, and I know you're cards will resonate well with the Minted customers!
Thank you so much for the great compliment - that made my day. Thanks, Kristy!
Hi Kristy, congrats on your first place BC win! Cheers, Robin
Congrats Kristy!!! A first place award and 100 wins--so awesome!!!! Have a great weekend!
Congrats on your 1st Place Win Kristy !!! And having 100 Wins!
Thanks for the input! I will definitely try manipulating the color more in PS.
Congrats on your big win! I love the contrasts in your art. This may not apply to you but I'm wondering if your art used neon paints. When I scan in my paintings that used fluorescent paints those colors aren't picked up by the scanner. Just wondering if you knew of a way around this. Thanks in advance :)
Thanks for the sweet comment today, Kristy! I am a huge fan of everything you do.......and congratulations on all of your recent wins!! You are racking em up!
Congrats on all of your recent wins, I swear every design I'm totally wowed by lately ends up being one of yours :) ! Love your work!
Congrats on your wedding wins! You're killin it in all the challenges! :)
You rocked the wedding challenge! Congrats on all your wins/picks - beautiful work as always! :)
Loving all of your business card designs! They are all amazing:)
Hi Kristy, I regret that my design "Half" has the same colorway and dot backer as your entry. If I had known I would have submitted it in different colors. So sorry. It was an innocent coincidence. Suan
your entries are incredible. you are so talented <3
thank you for the note. your designs are so amazingly awesome - i love them all!
Thank you Kristy–you're too kind! You have been on a fire this challenge!! Can't wait to see many of yours in the top 20 :)
Kristy, you have been seriously busy! I just wanted to tell you how much I have enjoyed seeing all of your wedding submissions. Truly awesome work!
lol. !thanks... not sure if I should keep it. It cracked me up this morning, b/c my family is polish (wemple is my married name) and my cousin just announced that she is having a big fat polish wedding next year - so I had to do this for her. Not sure if it's one those things that only a few people find amusing though ;)
ps - you are KILLING it in the challenge - seriously awesome!!
thanks so much Kristy x (ps OMW to your Atlanta skyline!?! WOW)
Thank you so much for your sweet comment!! You made my day! Your work is always top-notch as well :)
Kristy, I can't help wishing u were still at corporate, too busy to enter the challenges :) your work is amazing!
Your entries are exquisite!
Thank you so much, Kristy!!! Congrats on your beautiful Top 40 designs! Your work always inspires me!
Congrats on your big holidays wins! They are gorgeous! Your work is amazing!
Kristy, all your wrap entries deserve to be winners, they are all outstanding, really.
you and i must be lost twins at birth, lol, b/c i love all your work too! ;)
thanks so much, Kristy.
Congrats Kristy on all your wins in minibook. You are so talented.
Congrats on all of your minibook wins! 'Painted and pine' was one of my favs!
Thank you for the sweet comment on Neon Pop, Kristy! I was doubting myself so it's nice to hear positive feedback! :) Your entries so far are awesome!
Thanks so much for the really nice comment! Your work is amazing! :)
your entries like totally blows me away! yay, yay yay!
Love your holiday submissions!
You have so many great submissions. I'm really enjoying them.
Kristy, I keep checking out your Seasons Greetings design. It is unbelievably beautiful!!
Hi Kristy! So nice to meet you last night. Love your rustic joy design... So glad it was a winner! :)
Congratulations Kristy! Rustic joy is one of my favorite designs from the holiday challenge. -Brandy
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