Kayla King

kayla king. Based in Arroyo Grande, CA, US.

  • 42 awards won
  • 146 comments made
  • 5421 votes cast


  • winner 9
  • editor pick 33

About Kayla King

Artist. Illustrator. Creative force. I live in California with my husband and son, two dachshunds, and nine chickens. With a deep love for illustration and often inspired by vintage children's books, I love creating things that make people smile.

favorite artists

  • Moglea
  • Ana Gonzalez
  • Amber Barkley
  • Melanie Severin
  • Stacey Meacham
  • feb10 design


Mariecor Agravante on Apr 24 2017
Mariecor Agravante
  • Minted Jun 7, 2015
  • 363 Comments made
  • 39349 Votes cast

Congratulations on your recent win, Ms. King :) Always lovely to see :)

Amy on Aug 03 2015

Hi Kayla! We would like to feature you for the next edition of our new series called #WhatInspiresMe. You can view the current edition here: http://www.minted.com/julep/2015/08/03/what-is-your-most-memorable-creative-moment-or-epiphany/ If you are interested in hearing more details, please contact me at amy.schroeder@minted.com. Thanks! Amy Schroeder, Senior Content Manager, Minted

Kelly Ventura on Apr 04 2014
Kelly Ventura
  • Minted Jun 19, 2012
  • 63 Awards
  • 564 Comments made
  • 12111 Votes cast

Hi Kayla! Thank you for the sweet comments about my work. I would love to make you a 'Sky High' print! Email me at kventuradesign@gmail.com and we'll chat details, thanks!

Oma N. Ramkhelawan on Mar 28 2014
Oma N. Ramkhelawan
  • Minted Mar 26, 2011
  • 155 Awards
  • 4461 Comments made
  • 41793 Votes cast

It way truly well deserved ... you are one of Minted's best illustrators ... and one of my favorite! Can't wait to see you achieve more at Minted!

Oma N. Ramkhelawan on Mar 28 2014
Oma N. Ramkhelawan
  • Minted Mar 26, 2011
  • 155 Awards
  • 4461 Comments made
  • 41793 Votes cast

Congrats on making the CMYK Program!

2birdstone on Oct 23 2013
  • Minted Dec 28, 2008
  • 57 Awards
  • 2326 Comments made
  • 42209 Votes cast

Hey Kayla, I'm so sorry about that! I know I've seen your desktop dowload recently but I didn't bother to look back at it when I created mine to make sure it was different. I really didn't mean to rip you off like that, I'll take it down now. :(

24th and Dune on Oct 11 2013
24th and Dune
  • Minted Sep 1, 2010
  • 52 Awards
  • 1178 Comments made
  • 26204 Votes cast

Hi Kayla, just water to say congratulations on having your Constellation Dreams art print featured in this month's Pregnancy and Newborn magazine. If you send me your address, I can try to snag a copy from the doctor's office when I am there next month. :)

Cheer Up Press on Aug 05 2013
Cheer Up Press
  • Minted Apr 25, 2008
  • 100 Awards
  • 910 Comments made
  • 15118 Votes cast

Kayla, thank you so much for your sweet comments about my "state pride" stationery design. will hafta make a california one just for you if it gets chosen ;)

Amber Barkley on Nov 06 2011
Amber Barkley
  • Minted Dec 8, 2010
  • 116 Awards
  • 1321 Comments made
  • 31429 Votes cast

Hey, Kayla! Wow, what a small world! It's always great to hear from fellow Aztecs!!! :) Anyway, I just wanted to say thanks for the nice comment, and also, keep up the great work. I love your designs for this art challenge, and I can't wait to see more of your work!