Karen is a Stittsville, Ontario Indigenous writer and photographer. Her images are produced intuitively using digital photography. As an internationally published person, she cuts her teeth creating written and visual works for the best companies, corporate magazines and literary publications. Karen has been nominated "Best of the Net" artist for 2022.
She has created cover art for Dyst Literary Journal, Door = Jar, The Unmooring, Synkroniciti, The Pine Cone Review, Arachne Press, Wild Musette, Hais, Gigantic Sequins, Vine Leaves Literary Journal, The Gateway Review, Crack the Spine and Doubleback Review. Her images were in Art in the Time of Covid-19, hitting Amazon's #1 new release in poetry for 2020. Karen was a New York City cover finalist for New Reader Magazine. Her short story "Toast Crumbs" was performed in the U.K.'s 2018 Solstice Shorts Festival for Arts Council England's National Short Story Day and her work is featured on Amazon, Kindle, IndieBound, Barnes and Nobel, and Walmart.
Many written works appear in publications such as New Feathers Anthology, Vox Popular Media Arts Festival, The Solstice Shorts Festival, 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, Silver Birch Press, New York's WebSafe2K16, Zoetic Press, Connotation Press and New South Wales' Long Exposure Magazine have published her work. She's been interviewed by Arachne Press and Crack the Spine. Her photography is also used for custom designed SHOPVIDA and ART OF WHERE. products for many ready to wear beautiful pieces.
Karen can do everything from taking your family and work portrait, create your web/social media/photography content, design your company logo or provide visual art for any published material in print and online. Contact Page.
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COMING SOON TO PRINT - 2023
ZOETIC PRESS - Visual art 'Vendor with Heart', NonBinary Review #31 "Food"
MOCKING OWL ROOST - 'Clinging to Life', Feb. 2023, 'Under Construction', Aug. 2023
PRESS PAUSE PRESS - The Great Pause Coffee Table Book - 'Global Graffiti'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2023
ARACHNE PRESS - TEN YEARS OF BOOK COVER ART - Stephen Lawrence Gallery, U.K. January, 2023
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2022
ROCK & A HARD PLACE PRESS - Visual art, 'Quebec City Watcher' + more
DOOR IS A JAR MAGAZINE - 'Bad Apples' - Cover Art, Issue 23,2022
TYPEHOUSE LITERARY MAGAZINE - 'Citrus Dreams' - June, 2022
CONTINUE THE VOICE - Visual art - 'Celebrate', March, 2022
MUD SEASON REVIEW - Visual art - 'Wings On My Window' , Feb. 2022
RADAR POETRY - Image poetry pairing - 'Redwoods' + more, Feb. 2022
THIRD WEDNESDAY - 'Magic Hour' + more visual art images, Feb. 2022
MOCKINGOWL ROOST (Exploration Issue) - Four visual art pieces, Jan. 2022
LOUD COFFEE PRESS - Issue #9 - visual art (3) - Jan. 2022
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2021
DYST LITERARY JOURNAL - Cover Art 'Watching You' & art series, Dec. 2021
SYNKRONICITI - Cover Art Winner, Oct, 2021
OTHERWISE ENGAGED LIT & ARTS JOURNAL - Visual art in B&W, Dec. 2021
THE FEEEL MAGAZINE - Cover Art, Oct. 2021
THE PARLIAMENT LITERARY MAGAZINE - Fall 2021 - 'Face Forward'
NEW FEATHERS ANTHOLOGY - Visual art trio, Summer 2021
THE PARLIAMENT LITERARY MAGAZINE - Spring 2021 - 'Citrus Island'
PURE IN HEART - Inaugural Issue #1- Visual art series - 'Bleeding Heart' May /21
WHIMSICALPOET - Summer 2021 - 'Surfacing'
MACRO MAGAZINE - Spring 2021, Vol #4 - Pets Edition - 'Husky'
THE GHASTLING - Darla'
MERMAIDS MONTHLY - 'Part of Me'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2020
THE MUSE -- A Medical Humanities Initiative - Winter Issue #12
ODDBALL MAGAZINE - Cover Art -' Powerful' Jan. 20/21
FLORA FICTION LITERARY MAGAZINE - 'Brrr-ittle Cedar'
GOOD WORKS REVIEW - Annual print ed., - 'It's Time' & 'Storm'
NEBO: A LITERARY JOURNAL - Cover Art 'Urbanized' & interior art
LILY POETRY REVIEW - Issue 4 - 'Summer Traffic'
FATAL FLAW LIT MAG - Vol #2 - 'Dreamers in Portrait'
TINY SPOONS LIT MAG - 'Ecology' Issue #5 - 'Crocodile Reflections'
UNDERSTOREY MAGAZINE - Gender/Tech issue - visual art group
CUSTOM FACIAL MASKS - Ottawa Artisans - "Succulent"
LOS ANGELES REVIEW of LA - Burke's Bunker
VOX VOILA - 'Breathing' & 'Walls of Green'
PEACH VELVET - Spring 'Thaw' issue - 'Ice Man'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2019
TINY SPOON LIT MAG - 'Psychedelia Exhaust' & 'The Jungle'
CRACK THE SPINE - Cover Art - 'Birch'
PRETTY OWL POETRY - 'The Womb'
CREDO ESPOIR - Shots from Alcatraz - visual art group
OTTAWA ARTS REVIEW - Cover & interior art
PHOEBE JOURNAL - Interior art
BETWEEN THESE SHORES - Cover & interior art
ARACHNE PRESS - Solstice Shorts - 'Toast Crumbs'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2018
A CAGED MIND - Photography Portraits about Concussion
STONECROP MAGAZINE - 'Petrified Wood'
SMOKELONG QUARTERLY - 'Way to Reach You'
EXISTERE JOURNAL - Cover art (front/back) & more
CRACK THE SPINE - 'Eye Appointment'
3 ELEMENTS LITERARY REVIEW - 'Waiting'
THE DAILY ABUSE ANTHOLOGY - Visual art group
STRONG WOMEN ART ANTHOLOGY - Arizona Commission of the Arts - visual art series & artist statement
THE BALLAD OF MOLLY MALONE - Cover art - 'Strings of Youth'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2017
KORU MAGAZINE - 'An Open Mind'
KORU MAGAZINE - 'Preparation'
VINE LEAVES PRESS - Art series
GLASS KITE ANTHOLOGY - 'Swing'
SMOKE LONG QUARTERLY - 'Ranch'
LONG EXPOSURE MAGAZINE - Nature Writing Anthology 2017,
VINE LEAVES LIT JOURNAL: Collection of Vignettes Across the Globe Art series
WILD MUSETTE PUBLISHING - 'Strings of Youth' - Cover art
WEBSAFE2K16 - Literary/Graphic, New York (2016)
BEST OF VINE LEAVES LIT JOURNAL - 'Seed Pod' - Cover art (2015)