Hi, my name is Kerry, owner/designer behind Paper Dahlia! I'm a graphic designer with a degree in painting and a love for all things beautiful. After years of focusing solely on design, I've recently rediscovered my love for creating art thanks to Minted. I find inspiration in nature, fashion, art, photography, and typography - just to name a few.
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Thank you for purchasing a Paper Dahlia original design from Minted.com! I hope you enjoy it as much as I have in making it. Best to you, Kerry
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thank you for letting me know. i had no idea!
Thank you so much for the like on Summer's Golden Blush--I appreciate it very much! Best wishes in the challenge :)
Kerry, Thanks so much for the like on my Heart and Soul Piano piece. Love your work!! Big Fan!!
Helli Kerry, thank you for your like on my Initial Monster illustration. Really appreciate it! Your designs are beautiful!
Hi Kerry, so happy you like my work! i love your artwork especially your water colour painting!
Thanks Kerry! And congrats for your win too. :)
Thank you Kerry for the likes on my art! That's very encouraging for a Minted newbie like me! Love your work!
Kerry, thank you so much for your likes. It is really pleasure when it's coming especially from you.
thank you kerry for the likes on my art submissions. i really admire your work!
Thank you for the like on Roadside Daisies, it is much appreciated. Your work is so lovely.
Thanks so much for your likes on my work. All your work is beautiful!
Thankyou so much for the super awesome comment :) Happy 4th of July weekend!
Kerry thanks! Your support is so appreciated. Have a great holiday weekend. Chris
Thanks, Kerry! I was having doubts about the letterpress+watercolor design but if YOU say you like it, then I can't argue with that ;) I still need to fix that gradient though :S
aw, thanks so much for saying that, Kerry! that means the world to me :-) yes, I really love the letterpress challenge!
hi kerry, thanks for letting me know about the overlapping elements on my rejoice submission. I totally missed that on the side bar! I updated it and I think it's ok. good luck and have a great summer, xo, carol
Thanks, Kerry! Loving all your submissions! Best of luck!
Thanks so much for your Like on Merry Frame! It truly means a lot coming from you :) Love all your work!
Love your creative spirit! Thank you for the kind words, Kerry!
Thank you for your support, Kerry! I'm working hard to get some Minted love! Your designs are beautiful and congrats on your CMYK placement. That's amazing!
thanks for the like for my sweet noel. And it is so great to see that you have been bumped up to a new category in CMYK. Awesome.
Thanks so much, Kerry! Congrats to you, as well!!! I hope to be up there with you someday! :)
Hi Kerry thank you for the likes!! I love all of your entries...my favourite is Merry & Bright its incredible!
Hi Kerry thank you very much for the nice comment it means so much to me!!
thank you! and congrats to you as well!
Congrats on your HUGE West Elm win!!!
Thank you for the congrats, Kerry. I love your work. Best Wishes.
Kerry, thank you so much for the congrats on my Morning Dew design! And congrats to you on your beautiful wins!
Thank you Kerry for the warm congrats! :) Big congrats on your beautiful wins!
Kerry, thanks xo much for the suggestion on my birth announcement design. I had been planning on getting rid of the corner designs but eliminating 'introducing' really helped! it looks much cleaner now! :)
Thanks for liking my work! Many thanks-Alison
Hi Kerry, thanks so very much for taking the time to offer words of wisdom, you made my day. If you have time to offer ideas on any others that catch your eye I would deeply appreciate it. Happy Holidays!
Kerry, thank you for 'liking' my wedding invite design!! So very exciting as it's my first entry to Minted - I'm looking through your designs now, they're so lovely! :)
Kerry, thanks so much for your comment on my Infinite design last night - made my night! :)
Hi Kerry! I just wanted to say Thank You for the warm welcome to Minted, and for the feedback you left me the other day. Super helpful! xo
CONGRATULATIONS KERRY!!! 100!!!!!!
Thank you for your comment, Kerry! I've been "frond" of your work for a few years now, so your comment means a lot to me : ) AND... Congrats on hitting 100! Yay!
Just noticed you hit the 100 mark, Kerry! Congrats!! :)
Oooh! Congrats on hitting 100, Kerry!!
Thanks Kerry! Just got sidetracked looking back through all of your amazing designs :) Great stuff!
Thank you so much Kerry! Your work is so strong and beautiful.
No worries Kerry :) Thank you so much for the message though--that was really thoughtful of you!! Hope you are doing well!
im so stooooooked for you! :)
thanks so much Kerry---your expertise is much-appreciated! Congrats again on the fantastic artwerk!
hi Kerry---just reaching out to a seasoned artist in the community. I am wondering how you scan your watercolor pieces in to get the beautiful resolution and clarity in your work. If you don't mind sharing your methods, I would be most appreciative!
Thank you so much Kerry, I am in shock! :)
Thanks for all of the kind/helpful comments, Kerry! I really appreciate it! :)
Great minds think alike!
Thanks, Kerry! You made my day!
I had to go look up 'penned'! It's lovely! I hadn't seen it before! Yes, there is the tilted polaroid-like photo and the kraft background, but they are also very different with their font choices, too. So many amazing choices in this competition- it looks like yours is very 'liked'- so hopefully that is a great sign for your design! xo
Hi Kerry - I just ordered your herringbone art print, looking forward to hanging it up! I don't think I have ever bought anything yellow before :)
Hi Kerry, Thanks so much for the helpful feedback on my submission, I really appreciate it!
Hi Kerry, thanks for the feedback! Good point - I moved the greeting on Simple Sprigs and also adjusted kerning around the dots. Thank you!
thanks for the like for married and bright too
Hi there Kerry.It was nice to meet you and all the gang of minties. Hope to see you in the near furture
Hi Kerry, It was a nice to meet you and have a few minutes to visit at Barrique the other night. Hope you enjoyed the evening!
thanks for the great suggestion!
Thank you so much Kerry. :)
Hi Kerry! Thank you very much for the help and comment. I already do the changes, it looks good. What do you think? Thanks in advance.
Huge congrats on your 2nd place finish- love that print!!
just saying thanks for the like for the eco system.
Hi, Kerry. I love your work! I just posted a question on the forum that I thought you might have some helpful insight on. If you have time to interrupt your holiday cheer and give it a look, please weigh in: http://www.minted.com/forum/comments.php?DiscussionID=296&page=1#Comment_14611
Thanks a million!
i love your 2 save the date entries so far! they are truly unique and YOU. both winpicks for sure!
Congrats on your minibook wins Kerry! They are super cool! I think they'll be big sellers! People seem to love the clean minimalist designs! :)
Thanks so the sweet comment, Chris! Congrats as well on your Minibook win!
Kerry big congrats on the minibook challenge. Loved your entries.
Thanks so much for the comment Kerry! It means so much coming from you! I spent way too many hours on that one! ;)
Thank you for the sweet comments, Kerry! Love all of your submissions so far!
Thank you so much, Kerry! I loved your entries. Hopefully, they will be requesting some files from you soon ;)
Hi Kerry, thanks for your nice welcome! I married into 'Culbertson', and am surprised with how many others I've met now (unrelated) with the same name. =) Love your designs, btw. You do very nice work!
Thanks so much Kerry! And congrats to you on your Archery Journal! Super cool!
thanks Kerry and congrats to u as well!! =)... always looking fwd to ur unique modern design...
Kerry, I admire your design & illustration talent so much! Phrosné
Hey Kerry, Just wanted to tell you I came across your blog last night while searching for some fonts... love it!! So cute and fun. So then of course I had to check out your website... very nice! :)
Unfortunately, I couldn't make it... next time, I hope!
Hey Kerry! I just wanted to drop you a note to tell you how excited I get when you "like" my designs because your work is so beautiful! Plus it's always nice to see someone else from the Bay Area =) - Madeline
Kerry, thanks for your comment. The flowers are a vector file.
Kerry, thanks so much for commenting on my reindeer games design.. I think that I prefer having the contrast of the quicksand as well but it did not feel quite balanced how it was.. I have added it to the main heading and think it is working better but would love your opinion. I am a huge fan of your work, your typography in particular always stands out to me. thanks so much!
Hey Kerry, I just wanted to stop by and let you know I am a huge fan of your work. Your designs are always at the top of my favs list :)
loving your new profile pic with those sassy glasses.
Thanks, I was thoughtfully contemplating my next cocktail! Love yours too!
Love your new profile photo... you look so CHIC!
LOOOVE your new profile pic, Kerry!!!! :)
Thanks! Not sure what you meant by cut out...around the photo?
Kerry, thanks for the kind words on my pirate design. And I think it's super cool that your daughter is having a pirate party!!!
Thanks Kerry! I keep joking that I don't really look like that most days - it's a best case scenario pic, haha ;)
I have to share that I love the new profile pic!!
Hi, Kerry! Just wanted to thank you for your holiday card - you have a beautiful family! I love the photo of your little one in the Darth Vader costume - we have a Santa Darth Vader bobblehead, so Vader is alway part of our Christmas! :) Happy 2012!
Hey there! I took your advice and made some alterations to my "Show of Hands" save the date design. I appreciate your eye a lot and would love if you could take a moment to advise the updates! Thx!!
Congratulations! I knew this was going to be a winner!
Thank you so much for your comment :0)
I was exploring minted and I must say I am a huge fan of your work! you have a beautiful collection of designs :)
Kerry - just in case you didn't already know this: you are TOTALLY ROCKING the wedding challenge!!! Seriously, I am in awe - beautiful work! :)
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