Summer Winkelman

Summer Winkelman. Based in San Diego, CA, US.

  • 38 awards won
  • 524 comments made
  • 14342 votes cast
  • Minted on Jul 03 2015
  • https://www.minted.com/creative/summerwinkelman

Awards

  • winner 2
  • editor pick 36

About Summer Winkelman

Summer Winkelman is a designer + illustrator based out of San Diego. Her style combines whimsical, modern and hand-drawn illustrations. She is constantly experimenting with new mediums to create fresh designs. When not creating, you will find her enjoying time with her family outdoors.

favorite artists

  • Design Lotus
  • Oscar and Emma
  • kelli hall
  • Baumbirdy
  • Moglea
  • Alethea and Ruth

comments

Akweley Creative on Jul 18 2020
Akweley Creative
  • Minted Jul 27, 2017
  • 3 Awards
  • 669 Comments made
  • 8549 Votes cast

Summer, thanks so much for supporting my new year entries. I love your minimalist designs; stronger and simple new year are so beautiful!

Courtney Crane on Jun 06 2020
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 3641 Comments made
  • 58807 Votes cast

Hi Summer. Thanks for your support on my photo entries, I appreciate it. Best! - Courtney

Jennifer Holbrook on May 20 2020
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thanks so much for your comments and well wishes. I've sort of been taking one step at a time as I recover and it's nice to be here again. xoxo-Jennifer

Benita Crandall on Mar 31 2020
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 20 Awards
  • 1073 Comments made
  • 15813 Votes cast

Summer, thank you so much for the likes of my baby announcements 'Gazing baby boy" and 'Baby Initial'. Love your beautiful and minimal illustrations, as well as the minimalism of your designs, 'Mod Grad' is one of my favorites! Gorgeous ! xo

Genna Blackburn on Mar 19 2020
Genna Blackburn
  • Minted Feb 23, 2013
  • 163 Awards
  • 1115 Comments made
  • 11229 Votes cast

Hi Summer! You're welcome, it's a beautiful design!! Good luck to you in the backpack challenge! And thank you about the name. I decided to just go for it! I'm glad you still knew who I was. Hahaha. Hope to see you at Camp Minted this year, provided it still happens! <3

Alison Jerry Designs on Jan 09 2020
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 64 Awards
  • 2135 Comments made
  • 3770 Votes cast

Hello!! Thanks so much for the recent likes on my tote bag designs. Appreciated, All the best to you, Alison

Akweley Creative on Jan 09 2020
Akweley Creative
  • Minted Jul 27, 2017
  • 3 Awards
  • 669 Comments made
  • 8549 Votes cast

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

Courtney Crane on Jan 08 2020
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 3641 Comments made
  • 58807 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Was great to hear from you. Thanks for the likes, I appreciate it, this is my first foray into textiles. Loved your design too, so classy and modern! Happy New Year! Best! - Courtney

Tanya Lee Design on Jan 08 2020
Tanya Lee Design
  • Minted Apr 2, 2018
  • 7 Awards
  • 337 Comments made
  • 1845 Votes cast

Thank you for the multiple likes on my designs!! I truly appreciate it. Best of luck to you!

Jenny Partrite on Nov 14 2019
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 19 Awards
  • 636 Comments made
  • 6271 Votes cast

Hi, Summer! Your Boho Frame is gorgeous. Thank you for the like on "Big Sky" I appreciate it. xo Jenny

Von Sides on Oct 22 2019
Von Sides
  • Minted Nov 30, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 1341 Comments made
  • 34935 Votes cast

Hi Summer, You have such a crisp, clean design style! I am so pleased you like my "Primal Plants, two". All the best, Von

Jennifer Holbrook on Oct 13 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thanks so much for your likes. I love your valentine and wedding entries. All the best.

Courtney Crane on Sep 26 2019
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 3641 Comments made
  • 58807 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Good to hear from you. Yes, Alaska was great. I'm looking forward to the next art challenge. :) I hope you and yours are having a great September. - Courtney

Ashlee Townsend on Sep 17 2019
Ashlee Townsend
  • Minted Oct 29, 2015
  • 54 Awards
  • 621 Comments made
  • 16422 Votes cast

Hi Summer! Just wanted to pop in and say Congratulations on your top voted holiday pick! I love it!!

Creo Study on Sep 16 2019
Creo Study
  • Minted Jul 13, 2015
  • 240 Awards
  • 1904 Comments made
  • 54415 Votes cast

awww, thanks, Summer for leaving behind such a sweet message. Congrats on your top rated holiday pick too. I'm a big fan of your work too <3

Karidy Walker on Aug 30 2019
Karidy Walker
  • Minted Apr 14, 2013
  • 334 Awards
  • 1197 Comments made
  • 29553 Votes cast

Hi Summer! Thanks for the sweet comment you left & congratulations to you too, friend!!! :)

Amy Hall on Aug 29 2019
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 21 Awards
  • 777 Comments made
  • 6256 Votes cast

Hi Summer!! I hope you are doing well. I need to organize another meet up in the area:- Thank you for the likes on my PB entries. Nest of luck to you! Amy

Rega on Aug 29 2019
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 10 Awards
  • 1598 Comments made
  • 12379 Votes cast

Hi Summer,Thank you for the like on Blush brushes :) Your work is gorgeous !! <3 Wishing the best of luck :)

Ashley Lane on Aug 28 2019
Ashley Lane
  • Minted Sep 20, 2018
  • 35 Comments made
  • 793 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like on "Saguaro Sunset" I love your moon sail piece. All the best to you in the competition!

Creo Study on Aug 26 2019
Creo Study
  • Minted Jul 13, 2015
  • 240 Awards
  • 1904 Comments made
  • 54415 Votes cast

it was a pleasure to meet you as well. And I'm a big fan of your work too :) all the best !!

Jair on Aug 23 2019
Jair
  • Minted Jun 24, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 209 Comments made
  • 12249 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank a lot for your like and support, really appreciate it, best wishes! :)

Courtney Crane on Aug 01 2019
Courtney Crane
  • Minted Dec 12, 2014
  • 13 Awards
  • 3641 Comments made
  • 58807 Votes cast

Hey Summer, Hope you are taking it easy today. I’m still hanging out at the hotel. I don’t know what happened but all the flights filled up so I’m taking a red eye out of San Fran tonight. Ugh! It was super to meet you and I look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work! - Courtney

Manuela BK on Jul 26 2019
Manuela BK
  • Minted Nov 24, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 1014 Comments made
  • 47356 Votes cast

Summer, thanks so much for the likes. Best to you with the challenges!

frances on Jul 25 2019
frances
  • Minted Nov 28, 2013
  • 25 Awards
  • 238 Comments made
  • 55984 Votes cast

Hi Summer! Totally in love your work, as you know. Thank you for your lovely comments... xxF

Kanika Mathur on Jul 19 2019
Kanika Mathur
  • Minted Jan 15, 2014
  • 62 Awards
  • 2655 Comments made
  • 14894 Votes cast

Thank you, Summer for the lovely note! Congrats to you on your 25th! Loving your designs!! xo

Mariecor Agravante on Jul 18 2019
Mariecor Agravante
  • Minted Jun 7, 2015
  • 2 Awards
  • 722 Comments made
  • 68476 Votes cast

Happy 25th Win Milestone, Summer :) So very excited for you :) And thank you for being so wonderful to me when we met earlier this year at the Solana Beach Minted Meet-Up :) You're a Darling :) Sending Good Vibes You'll Win Even Many More Minted Wins in the Future, Too :) Hugs :)

Nicoletta Savod on Jun 14 2019
Nicoletta Savod
  • Minted Apr 9, 2012
  • 78 Awards
  • 190 Comments made
  • 26457 Votes cast

Thank you so much, Summer!

Jennifer Holbrook on Jun 14 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your likes. "Joy Veil" is so beautiful. All the best.

Merian on Jun 13 2019
Merian
  • Minted Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 164 Comments made
  • 3819 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thanks for the like on my holiday card. I love Jovial -- so fun! Good luck to you!

Kristiina Almy on Jun 12 2019
Kristiina Almy
  • Minted May 13, 2014
  • 3 Awards
  • 228 Comments made
  • 1203 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Thank you for liking my holiday card submission. Best wishes to you!

Jennifer Holbrook on Jun 09 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your likes on my holiday wrap. I love your "Foliage Snowscape". Best wishes.

Zhay Smith on Jun 07 2019
Zhay Smith
  • Minted Dec 12, 2015
  • 5 Awards
  • 1256 Comments made
  • 30806 Votes cast

Hey, Summer! Thank you for giving my holiday wrap design "Radiant Christmas". a "like". Just want you to know that I'm kinda in Love with "joy veil"! I love the deep rich colors and the layering. All the best in the challenges always:)

Jennifer Holbrook on May 01 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your likes. I'm loving all your holiday submissions. Wintery Foliage is gorgeous. Best wishes to you.

Katherine Moynagh on Apr 24 2019
Katherine Moynagh
  • Minted Feb 21, 2011
  • 72 Awards
  • 410 Comments made
  • 17185 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Just wanted to say thank you for your kind & encouraging comment! Good luck with the challenge - your work is beautiful!

Francois Carrara on Apr 23 2019
Francois Carrara
  • Minted May 17, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 166 Comments made
  • 1316 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Thank you for the like on my holiday entry! Your candy cane marble entry is so pretty. What a cool new way to capture that classic look.

Sejal Banker on Apr 20 2019
Sejal Banker
  • Minted Sep 21, 2018
  • 3 Awards
  • 553 Comments made
  • 2383 Votes cast

Hi summer, Thank you so much for your like on my submission. I’m grateful for your support! Your work is beautiful. Wishing you all the best aswell!

Jennifer Holbrook on Apr 08 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your likes. Your entries are beautiful. I love Candy Cane Marble. All the best.

Merian on Apr 07 2019
Merian
  • Minted Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 Award
  • 164 Comments made
  • 3819 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thanks for the like! Good luck with your beautiful designs!

Jan Shepherd on Mar 21 2019
Jan Shepherd
  • Minted Jul 5, 2014
  • 12 Awards
  • 2909 Comments made
  • 11896 Votes cast

Hi Summer thank you for supporting my flamingo valentine - Good luck in the contest!

amanda lawrence on Feb 18 2019
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1662 Comments made
  • 36008 Votes cast

Hi Summer - thank you so much for your constant support and good luck on all your beautiful entries in this challenge - Axx

Jennifer Holbrook on Feb 16 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your likes and for your wonderful support. Your entries are just gorgeous. I love Autumnal. All the best and thanks again.

amanda lawrence on Feb 06 2019
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1662 Comments made
  • 36008 Votes cast

Hi Summer - very best wishes and many thanks for your support - it's really appreciated - Axx

Jennifer Holbrook on Jan 26 2019
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for your like on "Alyssum" and your comment! I love your entries. All the best.

amanda lawrence on Jan 26 2019
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1662 Comments made
  • 36008 Votes cast

Hi Summer - good luck on all your beautiful entries and many thanks for all your support - Axx

amanda lawrence on Dec 19 2018
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1662 Comments made
  • 36008 Votes cast

Summer - Thank you so much for your lovely message and support - it's awesome to get such recognition from fellow minties - Amanda xx

Hannah Lowe Corman on Dec 08 2018
Hannah Lowe Corman
  • Minted Jun 23, 2016
  • 278 Comments made
  • 1502 Votes cast

Hey Summer! Thank you for liking my submission of "Desert Rose"! :) Love your leaf designs! xo hannah

Jennifer Holbrook on Dec 05 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for the likes! I appreciate your encouragement so much. Best wishes.

Jennifer Holbrook on Dec 04 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for the like on "Unique Bold You"! I love your "all guts" card. All the best to you.

frau brandt on Dec 03 2018
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2777 Comments made
  • 15515 Votes cast

Thanks, Summer, for the like on my entry "You are the star". So encouraging!

Rebecca Rueth on Nov 20 2018
Rebecca Rueth
  • Minted Jun 19, 2016
  • 12 Awards
  • 4604 Comments made
  • 101629 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Thank you for the like on my "Tundra" submission in the A New Perspecitve Challenge! BTW, I love you hipster card, so funny! Good Luck in all of the Challenges and Best Wishes Always -Rebecca

Jenny Partrite on Nov 20 2018
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 19 Awards
  • 636 Comments made
  • 6271 Votes cast

Hi Summer, Thank you for the like on "Dusk on Water". I really love your submissions. ox Jenny

Amy Hall on Nov 13 2018
Amy Hall
  • Minted Nov 5, 2012
  • 21 Awards
  • 777 Comments made
  • 6256 Votes cast

HI Summer. Thank you so much for the like! I appreciate it.Your work is lovely. Best of luck:-)

Mary Ann Glynn-Tusa on Nov 09 2018
Mary Ann Glynn-Tusa
  • Minted Dec 14, 2011
  • 16 Awards
  • 806 Comments made
  • 24572 Votes cast

Summer, Thanks so much for the like! Best of luck in the challenge. ;-)

Manuela BK on Oct 11 2018
Manuela BK
  • Minted Nov 24, 2017
  • 2 Awards
  • 1014 Comments made
  • 47356 Votes cast

Thanks Summer:)

Mary Ann Glynn-Tusa on Oct 04 2018
Mary Ann Glynn-Tusa
  • Minted Dec 14, 2011
  • 16 Awards
  • 806 Comments made
  • 24572 Votes cast

Summer thank you so much for the like! Best of luck in the challenge. ;-)

Jennifer Holbrook on Oct 04 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thanks so much for your likes and your sweet comment on "Friendship"! I love "Outer Space". All the best to you.

Rega on Oct 04 2018
Rega
  • Minted May 8, 2016
  • 10 Awards
  • 1598 Comments made
  • 12379 Votes cast

Hi Summer,Thank you so much for the likes on Bobtail and a day in Summer :) Your Outer Space is so cute!I lt's lovely color palette and textures.Wishing you all the best on the challenge!

Nikita Jariwala on Oct 04 2018
Nikita Jariwala
  • Minted Oct 19, 2017
  • 8 Awards
  • 572 Comments made
  • 7838 Votes cast

Thank you so much for liking my submission. Best wishes and good luck!!

Benita Crandall on Sep 25 2018
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 20 Awards
  • 1073 Comments made
  • 15813 Votes cast

Thank you so much Summer for the congratulation! Very sweet and thoughtful of you! I love your holiday wins! Great typography! My favorite is the asymmetrical frame! xo

Melanie Kosuge on Sep 24 2018
Melanie Kosuge
  • Minted May 22, 2016
  • 66 Awards
  • 700 Comments made
  • 5215 Votes cast

Hi Summer! So sweet of you to send your congrats! And huge congrats on your holiday picks, too :) Your work just keeps getting better and better! xo

Jennifer Holbrook on Sep 20 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Congratulations on your wins, Summer!

Susan Moyal on Sep 04 2018
Susan Moyal
  • Minted Jan 18, 2014
  • 231 Awards
  • 2450 Comments made
  • 21909 Votes cast

Hi Summer thank you very much for your nice message) Your designs are beautiful, Paint Splash is perfect!

frau brandt on Aug 29 2018
frau brandt
  • Minted Sep 19, 2015
  • 21 Awards
  • 2777 Comments made
  • 15515 Votes cast

Thanks for the like. I really like your paint splash. All the best in the challenges.

Melanie Kosuge on Aug 27 2018
Melanie Kosuge
  • Minted May 22, 2016
  • 66 Awards
  • 700 Comments made
  • 5215 Votes cast

Thanks so much for your sweet message, Summer! I love how modern and fresh your save the dates look! I'm definitely a fan :) Wishing you lots of luck!

Jennifer Holbrook on Aug 25 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 5 Awards
  • 3259 Comments made
  • 44506 Votes cast

Hi Summer, thank you for the likes and for your support! Your encouragement means a lot to me. Best wishes with your lovely entries.

amanda lawrence on Aug 24 2018
amanda lawrence
  • Minted Jan 13, 2013
  • 10 Awards
  • 1662 Comments made
  • 36008 Votes cast

Hi Summer - thanks you so much for all your likes and support and best of luck in these challenges - Amanda

Benita Crandall on Aug 23 2018
Benita Crandall
  • Minted Jan 7, 2016
  • 20 Awards
  • 1073 Comments made
  • 15813 Votes cast

Thank you so much Summer for your like of my design 'A day of Joy'! Love your designs!

Chris Griffith on Aug 23 2018
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 168 Awards
  • 5934 Comments made
  • 55755 Votes cast

Thank you Summer. And I feel the same about your work! Best of luck!