Karen Boissonneault-Gauthier is a Stittsville based, internationally published, visual artist, writer and photographer. Her images are produced intuitively using digital photography.
What makes Karen different from other visual artists and writers, is she cuts her teeth creating works for the best literary journals, anthologies and literary publications in print and online.
She has shot cover art for Wild Musette, Gigantic Sequins, Vine Leaves Literary Journal, The Gateway Review and Crack the Spine. Recently, Karen was a New York City cover finalist for New Reader Magazine. Also, Karen's short story "Toast Crumbs" was performed in the U.K.'s 2018 Solstice Shorts Festival for Arts Council England's National Short Story Day.
Her images and writing have been featured in Arachne Press Solstice Shorts, The Strong Women Art Anthology, Synaesthesia Magazine, Scarborough Big Arts Book, Calliope Magazine of New York ~ 2015 winner of best U.S. poetry mag ~ Los Angeles' Gutters and Alleyways, The Tishman Review, Sand Canyon Review (2014) and Silver Birch Press, as well as, New York's WebSafe2K16, Zoetic Press, Connotation Press and New South Wales' Long Exposure Magazine. These are but a handful of the creative places she dwells.
She will take your portrait, create your web content, design you a logo or provide visual art for books and publications.
Help Karen aid literacy programs! Shop KCBG's custom designed VIDA clothing and scarves at Voices Vida, and follow @KBG_Tweets. You can find more of her works on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and IndieBound.
COMING SOON TO PRINT
2019 - CRACK THE SPINE - visual art - "Birch"
2020 - LILY POETRY REVIEW - visual art - "Summer Traffic"
WORKS IN PUBLICATION
2019 - PRETTY OWL POETRY - visual art - "The Womb"
2019 CREDO ESPOIR - shots from Alcatraz
2019 - OTTAWA ARTS REVIEW - cover & interior art
2019 - PHOEBE JOURNAL - interior art
2019 - BETWEEN THESE SHORES - cover & interior art
2019 - ARACHNE PRESS - Solstice Shorts - "Toast Crumbs"
2018 - A CAGED MIND - Concussion Portraits
2018 - STONECROP MAGAZINE - 'Petrified Wood' (art)
2018 - SMOKELONG QUARTERLY - art - 'Way to Reach You'
2018 - EXISTERE JOURNAL - Cover (front/back) & more
2018 - CRACK THE SPINE - art - 'Eye Appointment'
2018 - 3 ELEMENTS LITERARY REVIEW - 'Waiting' (art)
2018 - THE DAILY ABUSE ANTHOLOGY - art
2018 - STRONG WOMEN ART ANTHOLOGY - Arizona Commission of the Arts - visual art series & statement
2018 - THE BALLAD OF MOLLY MALONE - 'over art 'Strings of Youth'
2017 - KORU MAGAZINE - 'An Open Mind'
2017 - KORU MAGAZINE - 'Preparation'
2017 - VINE LEAVES PRESS - Art series
2017 - GLASS KITE ANTHOLOGY - 'Swing'
2017 - SMOKE LONG QUARTERLY - 'Ranch'
2017 - LONG EXPOSURE MAGAZINE - Nature Writing
Anthology 2017, U.K.'s Woodland Trust - 'Imprint" (audio & art)
2017 - THE GATEWAY REVIEW Vol. 3 Issue 2 -
'Petals to the Metal' (cover art)
2017 - SOURLAND MOUNTAIN REVIEW Vol.1.2 -
"'Looking for More' (cover art)
2017 - VINE LEAVES LIT JOURNAL: Collection of Vignettes Across the Globe - Art series
solo exhibition & interview, Nov. 2017
2017 - WILD MUSETTE PUBLISHING - 'Strings of Youth' (cover)
2016 - WEBSAFE2K16 - Literary/Graphic, New York
2015 - BEST OF VINE LEAVES LIT JOURNAL - 'Seed Pod' cover