Kim Dietrich Elam is the "k" in k notes LLC, a wife, mommy, traffic engineer, and lover of Tex-Mex, fine chocolates, palmistry and all things Elvis.
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Love the new pic, Kim!
Thank you, Kim.
Hi Kim, I've tried every which way to tell you how much I enjoyed your interview and those great photos. Nice job. Congrats and Merry Christmas.
Hi Kim thank you very much!! It was a very exciting day yesterday!! Congratulations to you also :)
Thank you so much for the like Kim!
Thanks for your sweet comment Kim!!! You know I'm not a handlettering-gal...so that design took me F-O-R-E-V-E-R to do. Glad it doesn't look overworked! Here's to the holiday challenge being over soon and life returning to normal. Hugs!!
Hi Kim, thanks a bunch for the like :) Whew …only a few days left on this challenge – hope I get a few more in. Hope you've still got some left in you too!
Kim, thanks for much for your info on the formatting required when submitting artwork. I am thinking I need to find and to ask a Corel expert . . . I seem to remember from my graphic artist days some years ago before I retired that you can save a Corel file as an ai illustrator file but I am not sure if the layers remain intact making it possible to edit the text layer(s). Maybe I can find a Corel geek on google somewhere who can tell me.
Hello Kim, Your LIKE on my "holly jolly snowman" entry is very much appreciated; Thank you so much!
Thank you, friend! :)
thanks so much Kim really means alot. Looks like you have some winners very nice work.
Hi Kim thank you very much for the like! I love all 3 of your latest entries they are just beautiful :)
Oh I loved all your entries! I skipped this past challenge as we were out for Spring Break & couldn't make it in time... Getting ready for the Holiday Challenges now. Good luck & let's celebrate winter in Spring!
Hi Kim, I got my name changed just before Christmas season. I wanted to rebrand but moving like a snail. Best of luck and hope to see you at NSS .
Hi Kim, thank you so much for the like!!
Sorry I missed your poll, Kim. I like how you have it before, but they way the J flows into the supporting text is really lovely!
Trust your gut Kim! You're a great designer :) thanks for listening to my picky critiques. I tend to nitpick those I love. Lol.
Hi Kim, thanks for taking the time to help me understand the christmas card challenge guidelines (merry christmas as main greeting vs not). Much appreciated! Pam
thanks Kim Should I take it down then
You're so welcome chica! xo
Kim, that is so nice of you to say. Hey did I miss out on a contribution to your Girl Scout trip this year? I would like to send a check again but forget the address. xox
Thanks for your sweet comments Kim! xo
Thanks so much for the comment and the welcome Kim!!
Hi Kim thank you very much for the likes. I always know I'm on the right track if I get a like from you...you have such a great eye :) Cant wait to see what clever, creative design you come up with!
Thanks, Kim! :)
You're so nice to let me know!! I was at the grocery store preparing for a huge storm we're supposed to get on Friday, so I didn't see your note before the editing deadline passed. Oh well! Hopefully people aren't judging on spelling ;)
There are so many stinking entries these days, it's a wonder we can come up with any relevant titles at all! Haha
Wish you the very best :)
Congrats Kim on reaching 50,such an accomplishment! Also,Happy New Year,I've missed your presence on the FB page,I hope all good at your end :)
Hi Kim congratulations on your 50 wins!! Thats amazing:)
Hi Kim, Thanks for the "like." Just wanted to stop by and say hi. Seems like now that there are so many submits I don't see them all and kinda miss your work/comments. Hope you're planning on NSS. Good luck w/birth announcements.
I know exactly what you mean! It was -16 here Monday morning:(
Hi Kim thank you so much!! Its very exciting. Hope you a great Holiday :)
Hi Kim, thank you for the like!!
Thank you Kim for your prompt feedback on my Framed Harvest design, really appreciate it
You're always welcome Kim :)
Your'e welcome, and thank you :)
I'm excited to see what else you have up your sleeve!
Thank you so much for your kind words Kim! I truly appreciate it as I'm super ecstatic about my first award - hehe!
Hi Kim Thank you very much for the nice comment!! :)
Thanks Kim for the compliment I am still in awe and can not believe. thanks for your continued support it really means alot.
Hey Kim, Congrats on the special prize win! So exciting and the cash is nice too...
Thanks for the Like Kim. I really appreciate it. Love how you are doing really nice work simple and elegant and a bit of whimpsy. Have a wonderful day.
Thank you for your comment, Kim! It made my morning! Good luck to you too!
Ahh,now I get it... ;) Loving your submissions :)
Aww, thanks Kim! Looks like you need one more and you'll be at 50 too, though I'm sure you have a holiday pick waiting to be announced so Congrats!!
thanks for the like Kim appreciate it alot
Hi Kim thank you very much…just got home from a friends cottage to this amazing surprise!!
thanks so much Kim for the like for just for him. All the best in the challenges. Looks like you have a couple of winners there. Wish you all the best. Just wanted to say the i really appreciate your critiques. thanks
Awesome suggestion Kim. You rock!!
Hi Kim thank you for the great suggestion!! Congratulations on the CYMK you must be so happy!! :)
And yeah for you and Cyan! Congrats Kim.
Congrats Kim on CYMK!!!
Congrats, Kim!! :)
Hi Kim, Appreciate your design assistance. If you have time, could you give feedback on Meowlelujah! Made some changes. Thank you!
Kim, great feedback! I did what you suggested and have another option which Carol gave an idea on. Many thanks for your help. http://www.minted.com/design-rating/378576
Hi Kim - There's never enough time to chat with everyone at NSS...but that means there's a reason to come back next year ;) It was great meeting you, though!
Hi Kim, Just wanted to say that I don't know when I've met a "new" person and felt I knew them so well. It was so comfortable being around you and it was so sweet of you to bring us caramels. Let's do it again next year. xo
Hi Kim--thank you! It was great meeting you and chatting at the party as well. Hope to see you here in NY again next year! x
Awesome meeting you too Kim! 'Til next NSS!!
Thanks Kim!! It was so nice to finally meet you in person too! The party was definitely a bit overwhelming, especially seeing so many minties at once!! Good Luck to you in the challenge as well!!
Aww Kim thanks!!! Wish it would sell. :)
Hi Kim. Thanks so much for your feedback on my non-photo holiday entry Seasons in the Mountains. It was really helpful.
thanks so much Kim will do
Hi Kim! Thank you for the nice comment. Wow, look how far you've come in 4 year, congrats on your minted success!!
Hey Kim, I'm totally going back and forth with putting the icing or not! haha thanks for your input! :)
Thank you so much for your feedback Kim! You are always so helpful!
Hi Kim thank you for the nice comment!! Love your latest ...Due Diligence!
Thanks so much for the likes Kim your submissions are so fun love them all the best
:) Wish you well!
I hope you're keeping well Kim, I haven't seen your submissions lately,just thought of your well being... :) Take care!
Hi Kim Thank you so much! Congratulations to you also! I am so excited!! Thank you again for all your support and encouragement its been really great having you as a "Minted buddy"
Congrats on your shower pick Kim!!!!!
Thanks so much for the nice compliment for the congrats on the minted and west elm pick. Also good luk in the voting the the recent submissions also. Hope to see some more photography from you also all the best.
Thanks Kim for your prompt feedback,your always,always so helpful,sp appreciative of it :) x
Thanks Kim! You are one of the nicest people I know. :)
Kim, thank you! I didn't even know about it. Didn't sell much though and the Valentine season is done, poof. :)
Hi Kim thank you for the nice comment. Once again thank you for the great suggestion I will give it try.
Hey Kim! Thanks so much for your feedback; I tried out your suggestions and it looks great. You rock! Love your work!
Thanks for the support, Kim!
Hi Kim thank you for the likes. I went on your website the other day its fantastic! So inspiring! I love your latest entry Expecting…. its perfect!
thanks a lot for your support and all the best also
Not at all Kim! It's a super fun and well designed piece :)
thanks for the likes for both photograph as well as floral motif. All the best in the challenges as well. It is so nice to hear from you thanks a lot for your support always
:) You're a very kind & helpful person Kim. Of course I love your work :)
Kim, thank you so much for the warm congrats on my Morning Dew design!
Thanks Kim for your feedback on my Royal Affair.Sometimes I get so lost into the design I totally ignore the practical side of print..thanks again for pointing that out to me :)
Congrats Kim,I love the simplistic nature of your designs,so well deserved,especially I remember how excited you were for Wedding :)
Congrats Kim!!!!! I liked so many of your entries.
Hi Kim - congrats on all your editor's picks in the sticker challenge! lovely work! :)
You're welcome! :D
Hey Kim, Thanks a bunch for liking a bunch of my stuff. I only look at a few pages during these latest challenges but anxious to see what you've submitted.Wishing both of us luck as this is a tough one. Thanks again.
Hi Kim! Thank you for your feedback on my hello speech bubbles design for the baby announcement challenge. You've actually pointed out the main challenge I've had with the design - getting the baby name/stats in there without competing with the speech bubbles. I've now created 3 different variations of the stats/name section and would love to hear your thoughts if you have the time to look at it again? Thank you!
Honestly a design takes me days, agonizing and then half the time I launch it, I panic, hate it and delete it. I get your obsession. I am psycho too. :)
Thankyou Kim for you sweet remark on my Backyard Blooms design,I know what you mean from where that design started,I'm happy about it too :-)
I havent slept much :)
Thank you, Kim! I went with all black. I tried the type in orange but it felt to Halloween like with all the black and orange :).
Thank you for the very helpful comment, Kim! :)
Thank you so much for the like! Loving your work :)
Thank you Kim, I made the changes and you are right the white looks great!
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