Hi! I'm Kristy and I'm a designer, originally from Buffalo, NY - currently based in Philadelphia! I have a background in fine art and music, but furthered my design career while living in NYC and San Francisco. In no particular order, I love modern design, smart typography, geometric patterns, bright pops of color, and beautiful details!
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Thanks so much for your input in my poll, Kristy! Much appreciated! And gorgeous entries, btw :) I'm loving how your play with text and layouts. So creative!
Thank you so much Kristy! I love all your new Holiday cards! So lovely~
Thank you so much for your comment, Kristy.
It totally made my day getting this from you. You have so many beautiful designs! All the best to you!
Thank YOU for the sweet comment on my profile - made my day! Love your work! Cheers ~
Hi Kristy thank you so much for your nice comment I just saw it and it totally made my night! I huge congrats to you and all your wins!! So many beautiful designs :)
Hi Kristy, thank you for the congrats. Congratulations to you as well for all of your impressive wins.
Aw thanks Kirsty! Congratulations on all your beautiful wins too!! x
Hi Kristy, I was soooo happy when I saw your comment and thanks for your kind words. You will always be my mentor and role model. When I browse and look your design I am always in awe how thoughtful are they designed. Your choices of typography make me jealous as hell ;). Congrats to all your holidays wins!!! You go girl! Hugs, Petra
THank you! I think it's safe to say that everyone admires your work- I'm no exception. So having you take a liking to anything I put out there is a complete honor. It's very encouraging and motivates me to keep creating. So thank you very much, Kristy.
Hi Kristy, Thank you so much for sweet note that's encouragement to me so much and the like on my gift wrapping.I'd love to say huge Congrats for your wins and jury's picks ! Love your work :) they're so darling !!
Hi Kristy! Thank you so very much for your kindness and sweet comments. I've always being such great admirer of your work and your support means a lot to me.
Thanks for your comment, Kristy! I've said before how I feel about your work—I want to be you when I grow up! But, I also want to thank you for your support. So many very successful designers don’t take as much time as you do to pass along great advice, like you did with Susan Moyal, but to also share compliments. Doing that is very meaningful to others who greatly admire you and your work. Thank you for being so generous and gracious with your advice and comments. You set the bar high in so many ways. And, of course, congratulations on all of your wins and picks!
Thank you so much for the like on my entry "Delicate Leaves". You have wonderful designs.
Kristy, thanks so much for your sweet comment! I'm such a fan of your work - it totally made my day! :)
Kirsty thanks so much and love your Evergreen Foliage entry and actually all are amazing as always!
Hi Kristy, thank you for the like on my Dapper Sea Lion entry! Your entires for this challenge were such a breath of fresh air-- I love them all. Thank you again and take care!
Hi Kristy hope your summer is going well so far!! Thank you very much for your nice comment ...it's just the best when I get a comment from you!!:) I love all of your entries each one is so unique and perfect!
Thank you for the like on "Dahlia Garden", Kristy! Very much appreciated!
Thanks so much for the likes and the note on Season's Best – so encouraging! I hadn't seen your "Painted Ladies" submission yet - that is pretty awesome ;) Hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend.
Thanks Kristy! It is such a huge compliment to get validation from a San Franciscan ;) Your work are phenomenal as usual!! The details and dedications are beyond words.
Hi Kristy, Thanks so much for your Likes and sweet comments for all the recent challenges. Truly admire all your creative work, so really makes my day when I get a compliment from you. Best of Luck in the challenge! And, thank you for all your support and friendship!
Thx so much, K---totally helps!
Hi Kristy, thanks for liking forested frieze. A question if you have a minute: do you think the green background contrast with the gold is a bit much for the business holiday species? Would gold on white be more suitable?
Hi Kristy thank you so much for your nice comment!! When I get a message from you it totally makes my day:) Your entries are of course breathtaking as they usually are. You have such an incredible eye for color I am always so in love with your color choices.
Hi Kristy! Thank you for your feedback in the session today! I really appreciate your advice!
oe la laa! beautiful photo!
Thank you so much for the kind words Kristy! I'm such a fan of yours so I definitely take that to heart!
Hi Kristy, Congrats on you Baby Shower award for Modern Sip & See! Love your work!!
Thanks so much Kristy!! You're honestly one of my design heroes, your work is always utter perfection :)
Thank you so much Kristy for your like! It means so much! You have such wonderful work! :)
Hey Kristy! Just a quick question ... did you paint/illustrate your Painterly Pine with the iPad Pro and Apple pencil or did you use real paints and scan in? Just curious because I've been dying to get the iPad Pro and Apple pencil and need more excuses to push me to get those. :)
Thanks for the kind and encouraging comment on Jubilee Wreath, Kristy. It's feels great that you noticed the work I have put into that design!
Hi Kristy, Thank you for your sweet comment! <3
Thank you for the wonderful comments & likes on my designs. I'm deeply humbled & look upto you. Your work is always top notch!
aw thank you for the sweet comment Kristy! I feel the same way about yours! x
Thanks, Kristy! Your entries are awesome as you do. ;)
Hi Kristy thank you very much for your nice comment:)
Hey Kristy. Thanks for much for your thoughtful feedback! I've made a couple changes based on some of your suggestions and would love to know your opinion again if you have a minute. I so admire your opinion. Your work always blows me away! Thanks for all your help! http://www.minted.com/design-rating/606534
Your entries are amazinggggg, Kristy! Seriously flawless!
Kristy, you are my quintessential design idol. Really. Your consistently stunning work never ceases to inspire me. So, reading your comment made my day. And best of luck to you in this crazy challenge! Thank you. xo
Thanks for the awesome tip on the photo Kristy!
Kristy, thank you so much for the feedback! I really appreciate your thoughts and perspective. I will take a look at removing the graphics from the design and see what happens. Cheers!
Hi Kristy! I love your approach to design and I was wondering, if you would you be willing to critique one of my Christmas card submissions (Dear Santa, Define Good)? Any and all feedback would be appreciated. Thanks so much for considering!
Thank you so much Kristy for your wonderful words on my Cheerful Joy design. I am looking forward to see your lovely work :)
Hi Kristy thank you very much for that great advice! Those two words really are perfect!! I actually wrote them out and hung them right above my computer!! Now I will do my best to follow them.... thank you:)
Hi Kristie thank you very much for the likes and your nice comment!! I get so nervous with photo challenges I never know what's "too much" any advice or suggestions you may have would be amazing!! Ij love and admire every single creation you come up with, you are multi talented!! Your Sparkle and Rejoice is my absolute favorite I hope this wins!
Hi Kristie thank you very much for your nice comment!! Congratulations to you also!! Very very exciting:)
Hi Kristie, just saying thanks for liking my entries, much appreciated :)
Hi Kristie thank you very much for the likes and nice comment..you totally just made my day!! :)
Thank you for the sweet comment, yours too Kristie!
LOVING your new wedding picks! I can't wait to see the entire suites!
Thanks for liking Sublime Duo, Kristy!!! It means a lot to me. Love all your work!
Thanks for the feedback, Kristy, that helped!
Thanks for your "like" Kristy! Ultra-nice coming from u... ;). One question if u have a moment---do you think the mustard is too dark, deep or intense for the photo feature? Have a good weekend!
Thanks for your sweet comment, Kristy! And HUGE HUGE congrats to you on your wedding wins AND hitting 300! You are such an inspiration to me :)
Congratulations, Kristy! Such beautiful work and 300 wins - so impressive!
Amazing! Super congrats Kristy on reaching your 300 wins! What an accomplishment :)
Kristy, WOW WOW WOW, 300 wins and amazing stuff in the wedding challenge. Big congrats.
Kristy Just wanna say your 'destination' invites are awesome!.. So much work in producing so many cities.. I am sure it's one of the biggest seller ;)
Hi Kristy thank you so much for your nice comment!!! Your wedding entries are so stunninig your Woodland Wreath is my favorite...It' is perfect in every way!!
You knocked it out of the park in this wedding challenge Kristy! Love love love your submissions!
Thank you so much for the kind words, Kristy! I think of you as one of the top designers in Minted, so that means a lot coming from you :)
thank you so much Kristy. Im sure you got all those notifications... ;)
Kristy, I just wanted to say how amazed I am at your work - it's always so creative and fresh, but still really you and really well done! Love seeing your wedding submissions roll in :-)
Thanks so much for your Like and kind words! I really love all your work and enjoy everything you create!
Thank you so much for your kind words, Kristy!!! I should return a super CONGRATS to you for all those awards you received! hehe :)
Thanks so much for your like on "Wanderer's Mosaic," Kristy. And a big congrats on all of your recent wins!
Congratulations on all of your wins!! You are going to be so busy and so happy I'm sure!! :)
Congrats on your multiple wins in the stationery challenge! Wonderful work as always!
Insane success and congrats Kristy on all the stationery wins!!!!
Kristy, thanks again. Have they announced the suite winners? I really wan that! Don't we all. :)
Kristie, thanks so much and whoa you had a great challenge, what like 8 wins! That is awesome and of course well deserved.
Thank you so much for you likes on my valentines! I'm a huge fan of your work and I truly appreciate the support :)
Congrats on all your Christmas wins. I'm totally impressed with both the volume and quality of all your work.
Kristy, Fun to wake up to your likes on some of my STD. Thanks so much and your "Painted Prism" makes me swoon. Such good work.
"Likes"on all of your save the date entries, as always beautiful work!
Kirsty thanks so much for the kind words...always scary for me submitting a new design so your encouragement is so appreciated. Chris
Kristy congrats on all the beautiful Non Photo wins and I just know you will have at least one in the top 20 for Photo Holiday. Awesome work. Best wishes, Chris
Hi Kristy, so happy you love my series! Thank you for your vote too!
Thanks Kristy! Love your work!
hi kristy, thanks for dropping me a note...your work is amazing and i've always been a fan...congrats on all your recent wins and picks too!!
Thanks Kristy! You are a rock star.. Congrats on your many picks.. I am sure many more will come! I was goingto say also your stationery are just amazing too.. Your work are unique and fresh!!
Hi Kristy thank you very much! Congratulations to you also!
Congrats Kristy on all your wins in the Digital Challenge,your work is diverse & always so refreshing :)
Wow, Kristy! Congratulations on all your wins in the digital challenge! Such great designs!
Hi Kristy thank you very much!! Congratulations to you also you have so many wins!! Your work is so incredible!
Hi Kristy! your designs are so inspiring.. I've actually work some of your designs :) Keep it up, I'm pretty sure you've inspired a lot. God bless!
thanks for all the likes. All the best in the challenges also. It was nice chatting with you.
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!
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