Chris Griffith

chris griffith. Based in Greensboro, GA, US.

  • 166 awards won
  • 5737 comments made
  • 49145 votes cast
  • Minted on Aug 27 2011
  • https://www.minted.com/creative/chrisgriffithdesigns

Awards

  • winner 32
  • 1st place winner 3
  • editor pick 131

About Chris Griffith

I have recently retired from my main career in the travel industry and am now able to spend all my time focusing on my designs for Minted which I am loving. I really enjoy painting with watercolor and sketching with pencil and ink.

favorite artists

  • Oscar & Emma
  • Carrie ONeal
  • Ann Gardner
  • Alethea and Ruth
  • Monica Schafer
  • Hooray Creative

comments

frau brandt on Mar 30 2020
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your constant support. It really brings me joy. Your watercolor designs are always lovely. Wishing you all the best and take care in these crazy times.

Benita Crandall on Mar 30 2020
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 19 Awards
  • 998 Comments made
  • 13946 Votes cast

Thank you Chris for the like of my design 'Gazing Baby'. You absolutely gorgeous florals are breathtaking!

Marta Berk on Mar 27 2020
Marta Berk
  • Minted Oct 3, 2013
  • 13 Awards
  • 543 Comments made
  • 3240 Votes cast

Thank you for the like. Good luck with your submissions :)

frau brandt on Mar 26 2020
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the likes, Chris. It's more encouraging than ever right now. Sending lots of love from over here.

Alison Jerry Designs on Jan 07 2020
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 62 Awards
  • 2127 Comments made
  • 3507 Votes cast

Hi Chris! It was so nice to see you pop up in my emails today. I love your Coming up Roses tote especially. Thanks for the likes on my totes. So appreciative. Alison

Carol Drummond on Jan 07 2020
Carol Drummond
  • Minted Dec 7, 2018
  • 51 Comments made
  • 11008 Votes cast

Oh, and thanks for liking my Night Life bag design as well!

Carol Drummond on Jan 07 2020
Carol Drummond
  • Minted Dec 7, 2018
  • 51 Comments made
  • 11008 Votes cast

Thanks for liking my The Bluest of Waves bag design! It means a lot coming from you, with all the success you have had on Minted!

Zhay Smith on Jan 07 2020
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 28793 Votes cast

Hi Chris! Hope your new year is off to a great start! Thank you so much for the like on my fabric entries, "Fleur Blanc" and "Marble Houndstooth", etc. I always appreciate the support. Your work is gorgeous and relaxing to look at. All the best always:)

Lucrecia on Jan 07 2020
Lucrecia
  • Minted Sep 8, 2013
  • 28 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 7494 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for your support! You entries are gorgeous, all the best. :)

Kanika Mathur on Dec 11 2019
Kanika Mathur
  • Minted Jan 15, 2014
  • 60 Awards
  • 2486 Comments made
  • 14134 Votes cast

Chris, sorry about the misspelling. Stupid autocorrect!

Kanika Mathur on Dec 11 2019
Kanika Mathur
  • Minted Jan 15, 2014
  • 60 Awards
  • 2486 Comments made
  • 14134 Votes cast

Christ, thank you so much for your sweet note! I’m so excited but still in shock! Congratulations on your win! xx

Angela Marzuki on Dec 05 2019
Angela Marzuki
  • Minted May 24, 2011
  • 119 Awards
  • 1210 Comments made
  • 22084 Votes cast

Oh my goodness, Chris! All of your wedding entries, foil and non, are just spectacular! Such gorgeous work! I hope you get a ton of well deserved picks! xo

Zhay Smith on Dec 04 2019
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 28793 Votes cast

Hi Chris! Thanks for the like on my wedding entry "Ethereal Floral". You are so gifted. I'm loving your entries! You must paint motifs every single day. All th best in the challenges always:)

Blustery August on Dec 04 2019
Blustery August
  • Minted Feb 28, 2013
  • 39 Awards
  • 267 Comments made
  • 16462 Votes cast

Also, your wedding submissions are flawless! Wow!

Blustery August on Dec 04 2019
Blustery August
  • Minted Feb 28, 2013
  • 39 Awards
  • 267 Comments made
  • 16462 Votes cast

Hi Chris! I just wanted to send you a note to thank you for all your kind support this year in the challenges. So grateful, Jessie

frau brandt on Dec 04 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

I love how your wedding invitations are a piece of art. Just beautiful! Thank you for supporting me. One day I will have a wedding pick. Until then I continue designing.

FRANI on Nov 27 2019
FRANI
  • Minted Aug 21, 2019
  • 217 Comments made
  • 2284 Votes cast

Good morning Chris, thank you so much for liking my entry „royal frame“. I appreciate it very much! Love your watercolor designs, especially Winter :) All the best. Nicole

Jennifer Holbrook on Nov 26 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3068 Comments made
  • 41242 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for your likes. Your invitations are stunning. I just saw your fabric on the products. They look wonderful. All the best.

Lucrecia on Nov 26 2019
Lucrecia
  • Minted Sep 8, 2013
  • 28 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 7494 Votes cast

Oh wow Chris, thanks so much for the likes on my entries, It means a lot to me, :) as usual you have an amazing entries, best of luck.

Papernoten on Nov 26 2019
Papernoten
  • Minted Oct 6, 2013
  • 11 Awards
  • 39 Comments made
  • 7306 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the "like"! I've been so off and on with Minted and my art...finally feel like I'm getting into the swing of things. It's really flattering when someone with so much Minted success likes something I've designed :)

Dominique Vari on Nov 26 2019
Dominique Vari
  • Minted Oct 3, 2017
  • 3 Awards
  • 392 Comments made
  • 11876 Votes cast

Hello Chris, thank you so very much for your like on 'Mid Mod Ampersand & Geometry', it means a lot. Best of luck to you for this challenge, your designs are exquisite :)

Shiv Creativity on Nov 09 2019
Shiv Creativity
  • Minted Apr 16, 2018
  • 1 Award
  • 284 Comments made
  • 6405 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for liking my “ oia” and “ bold invite” submissions. I appreciate your support. I love your watercolor designs. Best wishes for the challenges.

Ana Sharpe on Nov 08 2019
Ana Sharpe
  • Minted Sep 26, 2013
  • 106 Awards
  • 1153 Comments made
  • 15135 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for all the likes! Your support and encouragement is truly appreciated. Love all your wedding entries! Your work is always absolutely stunning! All the best!

Lucrecia on Nov 08 2019
Lucrecia
  • Minted Sep 8, 2013
  • 28 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 7494 Votes cast

Thank you so much Chris for your likes, I love all your entries, they are stunning! :)

Oma N. Ramkhelawan on Oct 24 2019
Oma N. Ramkhelawan
  • Minted Mar 26, 2011
  • 229 Awards
  • 5092 Comments made
  • 55526 Votes cast

Loving all your wedding entries Chris!!!

frau brandt on Oct 10 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you Chris for cheering me up through likes. It means a lot to me and keeps me going. Always love your watercolors.

Rebecca Durflinger on Sep 19 2019
Rebecca Durflinger
  • Minted Nov 12, 2011
  • 71 Awards
  • 259 Comments made
  • 13165 Votes cast

Huge congratulations Chris, on your 1st and 3rd place in the corporate challenge as well as your 1st place win in the fabric challenge! I am so thrilled to see your name headlining the announcement emails recently. Well deserved, I love your work!

Alison Jerry Designs on Sep 18 2019
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 62 Awards
  • 2127 Comments made
  • 3507 Votes cast

Congrats on your lovely pillow win!!! All the best, Alison

Basil Design Studio on Aug 24 2019
Basil Design Studio
  • Minted May 12, 2015
  • 34 Awards
  • 2168 Comments made
  • 25633 Votes cast

Chris, I'm not sure how you nail it everything, but your save the date entries have me swooning over here. <3

Kann Orasie on Aug 23 2019
Kann Orasie
  • Minted Nov 30, 2016
  • 33 Awards
  • 248 Comments made
  • 16305 Votes cast

Hi Chris, I see your likes on my works and feel more encouraged. Thank you so much for your support! Best wishes to you!

Carmia Jordaan on Aug 23 2019
Carmia Jordaan
  • Minted Aug 2, 2019
  • 1 Award
  • 31 Comments made
  • 528 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the like, Chris! I appreciate it. Best wishes, Carmia.

applegreen studio on Aug 23 2019
applegreen studio
  • Minted Dec 26, 2018
  • 36 Comments made
  • 807 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for liking my design, your support is very appreciated, I love your flowers! X

Merian on Aug 23 2019
Merian
  • Minted Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 155 Comments made
  • 3114 Votes cast

Hello again, Chris! I see you liked more of my submissions. Can I say that you have definitely MADE MY DAY! Happy weekend!

Merian on Aug 23 2019
Merian
  • Minted Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 155 Comments made
  • 3114 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thanks so much for the like on my Save the Date. It means a lot! Best wishes to you!

Jair on Aug 23 2019
Jair
  • Minted Jun 24, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 11974 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so very much for your support, It really means a lot! :)

Nikita Jariwala on Aug 14 2019
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 7 Awards
  • 525 Comments made
  • 6251 Votes cast

Hi Chris, Thank you so much for liking my work. You made my day. I love your work. You are one of my favorite artist and getting like from you means a lot. I wish you all the best!!

Christy Hy lee on Jul 13 2019
Christy Hy lee
  • Minted May 7, 2019
  • 1 Award
  • 26 Comments made
  • 2280 Votes cast

Hi, Chris. Thank you so much for your like to my work. It means a lot to me. All of your artwork is absolutely gorgeous. Best wishes to you!

Patricia Orellana on Jul 13 2019
Patricia Orellana
  • Minted Nov 18, 2018
  • 30 Comments made
  • 2855 Votes cast

Thank you Chris for your like on my “Summer Spritz” submission to the Pillow Fight Challenge.

Zhay Smith on Jul 12 2019
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 28793 Votes cast

Hey Chris! I appreciate the likes on my entries "Cheers POP" and "Cheers to a New year"! I'm falling in love with all your blue watercolor florals. Do you paint motifs every day? All the best always:)

frau brandt on Jul 12 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the likes Chris. I finally receive Minted mails again, after server / provider problems and know again who liked my work. And found out today, that some file requests didn't reach me. Your work is gorgeous, as always and I love your pillow designs.

Manuela BK on Jul 11 2019
Manuela BK
  • Minted Nov 24, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 998 Comments made
  • 46783 Votes cast

Chris, thanks so much for your like for "Roman". I love your work especially your watercolors! Best to you!

Lucrecia on Jul 11 2019
Lucrecia
  • Minted Sep 8, 2013
  • 28 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 7494 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your likes in my entries! much appreciated :)

Nikki Stinson on Jul 11 2019
Nikki Stinson
  • Minted Nov 21, 2010
  • 1 Award
  • 106 Comments made
  • 4395 Votes cast

Chris, thank you for the like on my pillow design! Coming from you, it means a lot!

Tanya Lee Design on Jul 09 2019
Tanya Lee Design
  • Minted Apr 2, 2018
  • 5 Awards
  • 332 Comments made
  • 1735 Votes cast

Thank you, Chris, on the multiple likes of my Pillow Fight submissions (I'm truly honored). I really appreciate it. Love your work!

Alison Jerry Designs on Jul 09 2019
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 62 Awards
  • 2127 Comments made
  • 3507 Votes cast

Hello Chris!!! Thanks so much for all the likes on my Pillow submissions- So appreciated, Alison

shoshin studio on Jul 08 2019
shoshin studio
  • Minted Feb 24, 2014
  • 106 Awards
  • 1617 Comments made
  • 9723 Votes cast

Thanks Chris, for all of your ++++ feedback, always love hearing from you!! Best of luck in all of the current challenges. :)

chimesdesign on Jul 08 2019
chimesdesign
  • Minted Nov 4, 2018
  • 3 Awards
  • 267 Comments made
  • 2372 Votes cast

Thanks for the likes on my fabric submissions! Yours are absolutely beautiful. I wish I had those watercolor skills!

lulablu on Jun 21 2019
lulablu
  • Minted Jun 12, 2013
  • 1 Award
  • 662 Comments made
  • 11933 Votes cast

Hi Chris- thanks again for all your likes on the recent holiday challenges- it makes our day and we really appreciate your support. Best to you-

Jennifer Holbrook on Jun 13 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3068 Comments made
  • 41242 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for your likes! Your card entries and wrapping papers are just stunning. I was just looking at your wedding suites. So beautiful. All the best.

Zhay Smith on Jun 12 2019
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 28793 Votes cast

THANKS, Chris! I appreciate the 'like' on my submission, "Noel Typographical" and "Holiday Cedar". Your work is STUNNING as usual and YOU'RE ALMOST UP TOO 150 AWARDS WON!!! How cool is that?!!! So I'm just going to be the first to say CONGRATULATIONS early on your hard work:) ALL the BEST, ALWAYS!

Jennifer Holbrook on Jun 09 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3068 Comments made
  • 41242 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thanks so much for your likes on "Deer Forest" and "Little Snow Birds". "Christmas Garden" is so beautiful. All the best.

Merian on Jun 08 2019
Merian
  • Minted Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 155 Comments made
  • 3114 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for the like on my wrapping paper design. Encouragement helps! Best of luck to you with your beautiful designs!

Alison Jerry Designs on Jun 06 2019
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 62 Awards
  • 2127 Comments made
  • 3507 Votes cast

Hi Chris! Thanks so much for the likes on my holiday gift wrap!

chimesdesign on Jun 03 2019
chimesdesign
  • Minted Nov 4, 2018
  • 3 Awards
  • 267 Comments made
  • 2372 Votes cast

Thanks for the like, Chris! :)

lulablu on May 29 2019
lulablu
  • Minted Jun 12, 2013
  • 1 Award
  • 662 Comments made
  • 11933 Votes cast

thanks again for your positive like...it truly means a lot!

lulablu on May 29 2019
lulablu
  • Minted Jun 12, 2013
  • 1 Award
  • 662 Comments made
  • 11933 Votes cast

thanks so much for your like on our "stripes" as well...you are amazing!

lulablu on May 29 2019
lulablu
  • Minted Jun 12, 2013
  • 1 Award
  • 662 Comments made
  • 11933 Votes cast

thanks so much for your like on our "crossing" layout, it is really appreciated! your work is totally amazing and that is why the like is so wonderful as well!

Kanika Mathur on May 28 2019
Kanika Mathur
  • Minted Jan 15, 2014
  • 60 Awards
  • 2486 Comments made
  • 14134 Votes cast

Chris, thanks so much for shower of love on my baby shower invites! Your support means a lot!! xoxo

Nazia Hyder on May 22 2019
Nazia Hyder
  • Minted May 8, 2012
  • 85 Awards
  • 6635 Comments made
  • 14108 Votes cast

Thank you for flooding my inbox with all your love! xoxo

frau brandt on May 22 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you for your constant shower of likes. I feel very encouraged by you and keep trying to hopefully learn and get a pick one day.

shoshin studio on May 22 2019
shoshin studio
  • Minted Feb 24, 2014
  • 106 Awards
  • 1617 Comments made
  • 9723 Votes cast

Thank you for your always delightful ++++ feedback, Chris! As usual, your entries are ah-maaaazing! :)

Oma N. Ramkhelawan on May 11 2019
Oma N. Ramkhelawan
  • Minted Mar 26, 2011
  • 229 Awards
  • 5092 Comments made
  • 55526 Votes cast

Chris, you will never know exactly how much your likes me to me . . . thank you for always supporting my work. Your Religious Holiday entries are stunning in every way as usual!

Celia Maria on May 10 2019
Celia Maria
  • Minted May 30, 2014
  • 5 Awards
  • 282 Comments made
  • 4792 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for the like on my card submission. I appreciate the support. I'm a big fan of your work. Good luck on the challenges. - Celia

Jair on May 07 2019
Jair
  • Minted Jun 24, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 193 Comments made
  • 11974 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for your like and support, best wishes .

Anna Joseph on May 07 2019
Anna Joseph
  • Minted Mar 8, 2019
  • 5 Awards
  • 480 Comments made
  • 2254 Votes cast

Dear Chris, thank you SO very much for the likes! I am an absolute fan of your work and I am so inspired by the fact that you are a self-taught designer along with your day job. I am new to the Minted challenges, so any form of appreciation coming from you for my work means a great deal to me :) So thank you again for your support and for all your inspiring and beautiful work!

Creo Study on Apr 26 2019
Creo Study
  • Minted Jul 13, 2015
  • 227 Awards
  • 1547 Comments made
  • 49556 Votes cast

Thanks so much Chris for your constant support. Means so so much to me ! I’ve just been seeing your designs and they are stunning!!!

Ana Sharpe on Apr 24 2019
Ana Sharpe
  • Minted Sep 26, 2013
  • 106 Awards
  • 1153 Comments made
  • 15135 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your recent likes, Chris! Your support is always appreciated. Your entries are super gorgeous as always! :)

frau brandt on Apr 23 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
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  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you so much, Chris! Finally I like my entries, too. : )

amanda lawrence on Apr 22 2019
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1520 Comments made
  • 30504 Votes cast

Chris - Thank you so much for all your likes and constant support - very best wishes on your wonderful submissions - Axx

AK Graphics on Apr 22 2019
AK Graphics
  • Minted Sep 20, 2010
  • 161 Awards
  • 1283 Comments made
  • 61773 Votes cast

Chris ~ you made my day! Thank you for your support (as always); means the world to me! xoxo

Jennifer Holbrook on Apr 21 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3068 Comments made
  • 41242 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for your likes. I love your stunning entries. All the best to you.

Nazia Hyder on Apr 20 2019
Nazia Hyder
  • Minted May 8, 2012
  • 85 Awards
  • 6635 Comments made
  • 14108 Votes cast

Sorry for the late reply. Lot’s of love to you. Lovely work as always in the Holiday Challenge and can’t wait to see more of it.

Cass Loh on Apr 20 2019
Cass Loh
  • Minted Apr 8, 2014
  • 107 Awards
  • 172 Comments made
  • 12719 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you so much for all the likes! Your support is much appreciate! And congrats on your big win in wedding challenge this year!

frau brandt on Apr 20 2019
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14390 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the likes, Chris. It is crazy to be among thousands of beautiful designs in a challenge. Always admire your designs and use of watercolor, but you know it.

Basil Design Studio on Apr 19 2019
Basil Design Studio
  • Minted May 12, 2015
  • 34 Awards
  • 2168 Comments made
  • 25633 Votes cast

Chris, you are killing it with your holiday entries! I mean, your work is always beautiful, but you might sweep Wedding AND holiday this year. Bravo! :)

Sejal Banker on Apr 19 2019
Sejal Banker
  • Minted Sep 21, 2018
  • 3 Awards
  • 527 Comments made
  • 2241 Votes cast

Hi Chris, Thank you so much for your like on my submission. Your support is very encouraging.It made my day! Your work is so so pretty!thank you.

Francois Carrara on Apr 19 2019
Francois Carrara
  • Minted May 17, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 143 Comments made
  • 1150 Votes cast

Hi Chris, thank you for the likes. You will always be the queen of plaid for me but your florals are looking AMAZING this year! So beautiful!

Lulaloo on Apr 19 2019
Lulaloo
  • Minted Jun 1, 2012
  • 29 Awards
  • 596 Comments made
  • 5715 Votes cast

Thank you for the like Chris! I am a big fan of your work!!

Bethany McDonald on Apr 19 2019
Bethany McDonald
  • Minted May 22, 2017
  • 11 Awards
  • 92 Comments made
  • 10449 Votes cast

Chris, Thanks so much for your likes on my holiday designs. I really appreciate your support. I always love your work!

Coco and Ellie on Apr 17 2019
Coco and Ellie
  • Minted Dec 9, 2008
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  • 1826 Comments made
  • 26820 Votes cast

Hi Chris, I made the changes to the Script Holiday Foliage suits better. Thank you for the critique.

Laura Bolter Design on Apr 13 2019
Laura Bolter Design
  • Minted Oct 11, 2011
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  • 1723 Comments made
  • 42115 Votes cast

For some reason, it didn't post all of my comment. I ended by saying "thank you and again, big congratulations! You are my hero!"

Laura Bolter Design on Apr 13 2019
Laura Bolter Design
  • Minted Oct 11, 2011
  • 167 Awards
  • 1723 Comments made
  • 42115 Votes cast

Thanks so much, Chris! You work is incredible. And, at first I was devastated to the point of tears, but that was before I read the email. I'm holding out some hope for a new foil color pick. If not, I'll be sobbing.

Beth Schneider on Apr 12 2019
Beth Schneider
  • Minted Sep 17, 2010
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Oh, thanks Chris, you're so sweet! Looking forward to meeting you in July!!!

Susan Moyal on Apr 12 2