Sara Hicks Malone

Sara Malone. Based in Nashville, TN, US.

  • 297 awards won
  • 1146 comments made
  • 17567 votes cast

Awards

  • winner 20
  • editor pick 277

About Sara Hicks Malone

Hi, I'm Sara- a mom/artist living in Nashville, Tennessee. My aesthetic leans toward thoughtful minimalism with an emphasis on beautiful typography, subtle details, and elegant but simple design elements.

designs by Sara Hicks Malone


favorite artists

  • kelli hall
  • Jennifer Wick
  • Kristen Smith
  • Angela Marzuki
  • ERAY
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comments

Akweley Creative on Jan 07 2020
Akweley Creative
  • Minted Jul 27, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 544 Comments made
  • 3498 Votes cast

Sara, Happy New Year and thanks for your support! Wishing you a prosperous year!

Tanya Lee Design on Jan 02 2020
Tanya Lee Design
  • Minted Apr 2, 2018
  • 5 Awards
  • 328 Comments made
  • 1735 Votes cast

Thanks, Sara, for the like on my design! I appreciate it. Best of luck to you!

Courtney Crane on Aug 31 2019
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 3341 Comments made
  • 55829 Votes cast

Hi Sara. Thanks for the likes on my PB entries. I appreciate the encouragement. Your work is amazing. Best! - Courtney

Lisa Travis on Aug 25 2019
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 10 Awards
  • 864 Comments made
  • 10802 Votes cast

Hi Sara, thank you for liking my PB entry, much appreciated!

Amy Hall on Aug 25 2019
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 20 Awards
  • 774 Comments made
  • 6200 Votes cast

Thank you for the like on my PB entry. Your work is lovely and I am a big fan! Amy:-)

Creo Study on Aug 24 2019
Creo Study
  • Minted Jul 13, 2015
  • 227 Awards
  • 1543 Comments made
  • 49151 Votes cast

Your designs are such work of perfection, Sara! Your likes and support mean so much for me xx

Tanya Lee Design on Aug 23 2019
Tanya Lee Design
  • Minted Apr 2, 2018
  • 5 Awards
  • 328 Comments made
  • 1735 Votes cast

Hi Sara---thank you so much for the likes on my various submissions! I really appreciate it and I'm honored! Best of luck to you! Take care--Tanya

Sudevi Sen on Aug 23 2019
Sudevi Sen
  • Minted Feb 3, 2019
  • 1 Award
  • 48 Comments made
  • 885 Votes cast

Hi Sara, Thanks for your like on my submission. I really appreciate it. Your work is great. Wishing you all the best.

Nikita Jariwala on Aug 22 2019
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 7 Awards
  • 521 Comments made
  • 6066 Votes cast

Thank you so much for likes. I appreciate the support. It means a lot. I wish you all the best with your amazing work!

Teju Reval on Aug 22 2019
Teju Reval
  • Minted Jul 29, 2018
  • 6 Awards
  • 330 Comments made
  • 2953 Votes cast

Thanks for the like! Best wishes :)

Stacey Meacham on Feb 19 2019
Stacey Meacham
  • Minted Sep 3, 2011
  • 370 Awards
  • 4502 Comments made
  • 58026 Votes cast

These foil entries are so good girl!

Hooray Creative on Jan 29 2019
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 618 Awards
  • 2600 Comments made
  • 23934 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the kind words and helpful feedback on my Art Deco Border design, Sara! You're the best! Love your wedding challenge entries, as usual!! :)

Paper Sun Studio on Jan 26 2019
Paper Sun Studio
  • Minted Mar 8, 2016
  • 49 Awards
  • 1066 Comments made
  • 21692 Votes cast

Hi Sara, Thanks a bunch for the "likes" on my Wedding entries. I really appreciate it! Your Wedding invitations have such a beautiful and elegant look to them — Love!

Chris Griffith on Jan 25 2019
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

Sara, I love you! Thanks so much for all the kind words. I can't tell you how much I appreciate your comments as I so respect your talent.

Catherine Culvenor on Jan 25 2019
Catherine Culvenor
  • Minted Mar 21, 2014
  • 46 Awards
  • 409 Comments made
  • 25031 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the kind words on my design Sara, it means a lot coming from you! Best of luck for the challenge - I love your design Billow, so calm yet sophisticated.

LouisaKay on Jan 25 2019
LouisaKay
  • Minted Apr 29, 2017
  • 131 Comments made
  • 1645 Votes cast

Hi Sara...thanks so much for the like! Your designs are so wonderful. Best wishes!

Susan Brown on Sep 01 2018
Susan Brown
  • Minted May 18, 2011
  • 221 Awards
  • 2635 Comments made
  • 111762 Votes cast

Hi Sara, When voting I saw a design of yours that looks like I could have copied it including the groom's name. Ack. Coincidence for sure but I hate when that happens and wanted you to know it was innocent. The ampersand one. Sorry.

amanda lawrence on Aug 24 2018
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1520 Comments made
  • 30504 Votes cast

Hi Sara - many thanks for your support and like on "bouquet" and good luck on your lovely invite designs - Amanda

Zhay Smith on May 17 2018
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 28790 Votes cast

Thanks, Sara! I appreciate the like on my "Gold Letter Peace" entry. I am so grateful for your support. All the best in the challenges:)

Celia Maria on May 03 2018
Celia Maria
  • Minted May 30, 2014
  • 5 Awards
  • 282 Comments made
  • 4792 Votes cast

Hi Sara, thank you for the like on my "Oh Joy!" Christmas card. I love your designs!

Mansi Verma on Apr 30 2018
Mansi Verma
  • Minted Feb 10, 2012
  • 98 Awards
  • 2295 Comments made
  • 11213 Votes cast

Hi Sarah, thanks so much for your likes on all my work! made my day :) You are so talented and have such beautiful work. Best of luck in the challenge :)

Benita Crandall on Apr 30 2018
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 19 Awards
  • 991 Comments made
  • 13946 Votes cast

Thank you so much Sarah for your like of my design "A minimalist holiday'! Love your designs! :-)

Hallie Fischer on Apr 02 2018
Hallie Fischer
  • Minted Jun 28, 2015
  • 23 Awards
  • 325 Comments made
  • 18060 Votes cast

Hi Sarah, thanks so much for your comments on Christmas Chinoiserie. I am looking at the picture again!

Chelsea And Marbles Paper on Mar 14 2018
Chelsea And Marbles Paper
  • Minted Nov 27, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 181 Comments made
  • 516 Votes cast

Thanks for the like on "You Do You Narwhal". I love your work, keep it up!

Leysan Shayakbirova on Mar 14 2018
Leysan Shayakbirova
  • Minted Oct 24, 2014
  • 728 Comments made
  • 2728 Votes cast

Hello! Thank you so much for the like)))

frau brandt on Feb 06 2018
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2697 Comments made
  • 14342 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like on "Floral Love". You have so many beautiful submissions. All the best!

Fraser Lane on Dec 11 2017
Fraser Lane
  • Minted Nov 28, 2012
  • 6 Awards
  • 166 Comments made
  • 11260 Votes cast

Sara, Thanks for the like on "shining star"...really appreciate it. LOVE your work. beautiful:)

Lori Wemple on Nov 06 2017
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 515 Awards
  • 5000 Comments made
  • 18156 Votes cast

I love all your entries! So stately, and such a clean and romantic aesthetic... you are going to have lots of file prep to do! :) x

Hooray Creative on May 16 2017
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 618 Awards
  • 2600 Comments made
  • 23934 Votes cast

Thanks for the super nice comment on my "Emerald Texture" entry, Sara! Totally made my day! Love all your holiday entries! Great work, as always! :)

Lori Wemple on Mar 02 2017
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 515 Awards
  • 5000 Comments made
  • 18156 Votes cast

Thank you for the kind comment, your entries are beautiful!!

Faith Dorn on Feb 07 2017
Faith Dorn
  • Minted Jan 19, 2014
  • 26 Awards
  • 1168 Comments made
  • 26479 Votes cast

Thank you for the likes on the the EMC Challenge! You have so many great entries ... all the best!

Faith Dorn on Dec 16 2016
Faith Dorn
  • Minted Jan 19, 2014
  • 26 Awards
  • 1168 Comments made
  • 26479 Votes cast

Thank you, Sara, for the like on my graduate entry. You have many really great designs..best of luck to you! I also love your wedding invitation with the marbling.. :)

Lisa Travis on Nov 05 2016
Lisa Travis
  • Minted May 1, 2009
  • 10 Awards
  • 864 Comments made
  • 10802 Votes cast

Sara, thanks so much for the likes on my Wedding challenge entries, very much appreciated!

Pine Street Creative on Sep 29 2016
Pine Street Creative
  • Minted Nov 24, 2012
  • 71 Awards
  • 2572 Comments made
  • 29712 Votes cast

Hey Sara! Thank so much for all the recent like on my "elegant autumn" save the date design. It's always a great feeling to see some encouragement in my inbox! Good luck to you with your entries as well! LOVE LOVE LOVE the gilded lace one - a winner for sure!

Benita Crandall on Sep 28 2016
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 19 Awards
  • 991 Comments made
  • 13946 Votes cast

Thank you SO much for your like sara! It means a lot to me, receiving 'likes' and appreciation from fellow 'Minters, especially from designers I admire! :-) Benita

Susan Moyal on Sep 17 2016
Susan Moyal
  • Minted Jan 18, 2014
  • 228 Awards
  • 2400 Comments made
  • 21278 Votes cast

Hi Sara thank you so much for your nice comment!! :)

Deborah Chou on Aug 31 2016
Deborah Chou
  • Minted Dec 23, 2015
  • 4 Awards
  • 642 Comments made
  • 13173 Votes cast

Sara, thanks for the like. All the best :)

Shannon on Jun 02 2016
Shannon
  • Minted May 20, 2013
  • 23 Awards
  • 2290 Comments made
  • 17366 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the like Sara :) Your submission "Rejoice Star" is amazing!

Marta Berk on May 10 2016
Marta Berk
  • Minted Oct 3, 2013
  • 13 Awards
  • 535 Comments made
  • 3113 Votes cast

Hi Sara, thanks for liking my entry, appreciate the support :)

Chris Griffith on Apr 22 2016
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

So I decided to take out the foil and do a poll. :)

Chris Griffith on Apr 22 2016
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

Ok, good advice, I will move it. :)

Chris Griffith on Apr 22 2016
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

Hi Sara, I was thinking having it faux foil. Do you think I should put it in the foil challenge anyway? I want to do the right thing.

Paper Dahlia on Apr 08 2016
Paper Dahlia
  • Minted Jun 28, 2008
  • 208 Awards
  • 2978 Comments made
  • 54246 Votes cast

Hi Sara! Did you leave feedback for me on Elegant Trio? I got an email but nothing was there... If you didn't mean to you can just ignore this. Happy holidays! LOL ;)

Debb W on Mar 03 2016
Debb W
  • Minted Jul 14, 2011
  • 12 Awards
  • 8341 Comments made
  • 104670 Votes cast

Hahaha, hi Sara! I was voting on shower invites and flashed on a convo we had when you visited SF... looks like you chose to go back to your original name after all! Good luck in the challenge! : )

Susan Moyal on Feb 14 2016
Susan Moyal
  • Minted Jan 18, 2014
  • 228 Awards
  • 2400 Comments made
  • 21278 Votes cast

Hi Sara thank you so much for the likes!! I love you style, your typography is so very inspiring!

peetie design on Jan 26 2016
peetie design
  • Minted Nov 27, 2011
  • 99 Awards
  • 474 Comments made
  • 13273 Votes cast

Hi Sara! I just wanted to stop by and thank you for your lovely comment. You have so many beautiful designs in the baby challenge!

chocomocacino on Jan 19 2016
chocomocacino
  • Minted Feb 23, 2010
  • 333 Awards
  • 3549 Comments made
  • 42648 Votes cast

Thank you, Sara! Yes, I am fixing them hahha..

Alethea and Ruth on Jan 17 2016
Alethea and Ruth
  • Minted Sep 18, 2010
  • 674 Awards
  • 520 Comments made
  • 9449 Votes cast

Thanks for the spelling error catch Sara! I'm such a terrible speller...how embarrassing :-|

Kampai Designs on Jan 04 2016
Kampai Designs
  • Minted Feb 25, 2012
  • 92 Awards
  • 1503 Comments made
  • 29639 Votes cast

Sara, thanks so much for your comment on my polka dot design. You were absolutely right!

Susan Moyal on Jan 04 2016
Susan Moyal
  • Minted Jan 18, 2014
  • 228 Awards
  • 2400 Comments made
  • 21278 Votes cast

Hi Sara thank you very much for taking my poll I really appreciate your suggestion and I will give it a try:)

Debb W on Nov 23 2015
Debb W
  • Minted Jul 14, 2011
  • 12 Awards
  • 8341 Comments made
  • 104670 Votes cast

Hi Sara, it was so nice to visit with you at minted. Hope you and your loved ones enjoy a happy Thanksgiving! Good luck in the wedding challenge!

Chris Griffith on Oct 24 2015
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

Sara thanks for the congrats and back to YOU!!!

Hooray Creative on Oct 09 2015
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 618 Awards
  • 2600 Comments made
  • 23934 Votes cast

Wow! Thanks so much for the support, Sara! You're da best!! :)

Phrosne Ras on Aug 25 2015
Phrosne Ras
  • Minted Jul 11, 2012
  • 391 Awards
  • 5860 Comments made
  • 18577 Votes cast

aw no! totally deserved love all of them :)

Hooray Creative on Jun 10 2015
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 618 Awards
  • 2600 Comments made
  • 23934 Votes cast

Thanks so much for the nice comment, Sara! Just had a chance to go through your submissions. Tons of great stuff! Best of luck in the holiday challenge! :)

Lea Delaveris on May 11 2015
Lea Delaveris
  • Minted Jun 17, 2010
  • 134 Awards
  • 3739 Comments made
  • 70259 Votes cast

Thanks much, Sara! I hit the big double digits finally haha!

Lea Delaveris on May 11 2015
Lea Delaveris
  • Minted Jun 17, 2010
  • 134 Awards
  • 3739 Comments made
  • 70259 Votes cast

Sara, congrats on #100! (Right?)

Lori Wemple on May 05 2015
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 515 Awards
  • 5000 Comments made
  • 18156 Votes cast

You too! Your work is always so perfect! thank you for the nice note :)

Cavell Ferguson on May 04 2015
Cavell Ferguson
  • Minted Apr 6, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 604 Comments made
  • 5058 Votes cast

Thank you Sara for your like on Snow Friends, I really admire your work.

Stacey Meacham on Apr 21 2015
Stacey Meacham
  • Minted Sep 3, 2011
  • 370 Awards
  • 4502 Comments made
  • 58026 Votes cast

Oh Sara you just made my night with your comment. Thank you, thank you!! You know I'm such a big fan of yours :)

Chris Griffith on Apr 21 2015
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 166 Awards
  • 5736 Comments made
  • 49144 Votes cast

Sara, thanks for your note. I certainly don't have a patent on "Let the Good Times Roll" :) The designs are so different and I saw all your designs today and liked them all and didn't even notice the phrase. So please stop worrying; I think both are fine and no harm done. And let me say I LOVE your entries. Great work. Chris

shoshin studio on Apr 19 2015
shoshin studio
  • Minted Feb 24, 2014
  • 106 Awards
  • 1616 Comments made
  • 9656 Votes cast

Thanks Sara, thanks for the + feedback... Looking forward to seeing your holiday designs!

Susan Asbill on Apr 19 2015
Susan Asbill
  • Minted Jun 6, 2011
  • 159 Awards
  • 3120 Comments made
  • 162675 Votes cast

Thanks for the catch! Oops. :)

Katie Wahn on Jan 13 2015
Katie Wahn
  • Minted May 12, 2010
  • 38 Awards
  • 661 Comments made
  • 26479 Votes cast

Sara, your entries in the birth announcement challenge are fabulous!

Robin Ott on May 22 2014
Robin Ott
  • Minted Jun 6, 2010
  • 183 Awards
  • 408 Comments made
  • 11981 Votes cast

Hi Sara! I've been meaning to say THANK YOU for your kind words on my holiday designs. It means so much. I've always been a huge fan of your work and style. I can't wait to see how things turn out for the holiday collection, but know you are going to have a ton a great sellers! Good luck and hugs!!

Kristie Kern on May 20 2014
Kristie Kern
  • Minted Sep 15, 2011
  • 312 Awards
  • 379 Comments made
  • 18859 Votes cast

Hi, Sara! I just wanted to thank you for your very kind comment -- it meant so much. I always love your work, and I can't wait to have a chance to check out your submissions!

Paper Dahlia on May 18 2014
Paper Dahlia
  • Minted Jun 28, 2008
  • 208 Awards
  • 2978 Comments made
  • 54246 Votes cast

Hi Sara, I just wanted to reach out to you because I just came across your Captured design... I hadn't seen it before and there are some similarities with my Penned design, which was totally accidental! Anyway, love all your holiday submissions... they're so fresh and modern!

Susan Brown on May 18 2014
Susan Brown
  • Minted May 18, 2011
  • 221 Awards
  • 2635 Comments made
  • 111762 Votes cast

Sara, You are one the designers whose work I always love so it meant a lot to me to read your kind comments. I haven't dared look at the holiday entries except when I submitted so anxious to see yours. Let's hope we both get some winners/picks.

Lisa Schneller Bieser on May 18 2014
Lisa Schneller Bieser
  • Minted May 22, 2011
  • 3 Awards
  • 34 Comments made
  • 2780 Votes cast

Aww, so glad my comment made your day! And thanks so much for your kind words! Submitting a non-photo version of my design is a great idea. Thank you for the helpful feedback! Looking forward to seeing more of your designs in the future too. :-)

Oscar & Emma on May 18 2014
Oscar & Emma
  • Minted Jun 2, 2008
  • 233 Awards
  • 1224 Comments made
  • 9710 Votes cast

Thank you so much for your sweet comment, Sara! I love your collection, too! So bright and festive!

Jessica Williams on May 17 2014
Jessica Williams
  • Minted Mar 20, 2012
  • 254 Awards
  • 1094 Comments made
  • 36742 Votes cast

Yes! I think there are just three of us for now. We should get together soon!

Olivia Raufman on May 17 2014
Olivia Raufman
  • Minted Oct 9, 2010
  • 318 Awards
  • 2887 Comments made
  • 118802 Votes cast

Thanks for your very kind comment, Sarah! So glad we got to meet too, wish we'd been able to chat. I hope you'll come again next year! And btw, your entries this year are awesome!

Hooray Creative on May 17 2014
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 618 Awards
  • 2600 Comments made
  • 23934 Votes cast

Thanks for all your lovely comments on my designs, Sara! Your holiday submissions are also awesome! Good luck!!

Kim Dietrich Elam on May 16 2014
Kim Dietrich Elam
  • Minted Feb 10, 2011
  • 63 Awards
  • 9470 Comments made
  • 37721 Votes cast

:) :)

Kim Dietrich Elam on May 16 2014
Kim Dietrich Elam
  • Minted Feb 10, 2011
  • 63 Awards
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  • 37721 Votes cast

P.S. Made my day! :)

Kim Dietrich Elam on May 16 2014
Kim Dietrich Elam
  • Minted Feb 10, 2011
  • 63 Awards
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  • 37721 Votes cast

Aren't you the sweetest thing ever?! Thanks so much, Sara! I always love your work. Best of luck to you, too!! :)

Lauren Chism on May 12 2014
Lauren Chism
  • Minted Sep 2, 2009
  • 343 Awards
  • 1161 Comments made
  • 36555 Votes cast

Thanks for all your feedback on all my polls! I certainly value your opinion - love your submissions in this challenge too! good luck! xoxo

Kim Dietrich Elam on Apr 11 2014
Kim Dietrich Elam
  • Minted Feb 10, 2011
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  • 37721 Votes cast

While I'm here, I love your Farm to Table wedding suite!!

Kim Dietrich Elam on Apr 11 2014
Kim Dietrich Elam
  • Minted Feb 10, 2011
  • 63 Awards
  • 9470 Comments made
  • 37721 Votes cast

Thanks so much for your sweet comment on my latest holiday entry, Sara - I really appreciate it! And huge congrats on your photo collage wins!!! I wish you many sales on those!!!

Lori Wemple on Jan 02 2014
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 515 Awards
  • 5000 Comments made
  • 18156 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the great feedback -- feel like I'm really struggling with these cards. I see in your profile you grew up in florida -- I grew up in tampa - miss the warm sun and water so much! :)

Up Up Creative on Dec 05 2013
Up Up Creative
  • Minted Jan 24, 2010
  • 218 Awards
  • 2080 Comments made
  • 76003 Votes cast

Heh heh - my feedback's not always nice. Once I told Jen Wick that her design made me want to fling things at her out of jealousy. She won't let me live that down!

Monica Schafer on Aug 02 2013
Monica Schafer
  • Minted Oct 25, 2010
  • 53 Awards
  • 2453 Comments made
  • 25545 Votes cast

Thanks so much for your comment on my blossoming wreath design, Sara. I was thinking the same things & not liking the current version so will definitely give it a try. :) LOVE all your work!

Melissa Egan of Pistols on Mar 25 2013
Melissa Egan of Pistols
  • Minted Nov 7, 2011
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  • 15866 Votes cast

haha! Great minds think alike, right? Thanks Sarah! I'd never think that :)

Jennifer Wick on Mar 13 2013
Jennifer Wick
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  • 21470 Votes cast

Just wanted to say that I love your beautiful profile pic! Even though I loved your last one with the adorable little guy, it's great to finally see you : )

Sarah Curry on Jun 22 2012