Karen is a Stittsville,ON based, Indigenous visual artists, writer and photographer. Her images are produced intuitively using digital photography.
As an internationally published artist, she cuts her teeth creating works for the best literary journals, anthologies and literary publications in print and online. She will take your portrait, create your web content, design you a logo or provide visual art for books and publications.
Recently her images were in Art in the Time of Covid-19, hitting Amazon's #1 new release in poetry for 2020.
She has created cover art for Arachne Press, 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. Find even more of her works on Amazon, Kindle and IndieBound.
Karen has been featured in 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. See her interviews with Arachne Press and Crack the Spine. These are but a handful of the creative places she dwells.
COMING SOON TO PRINT - 2021
PURE IN HEART - Inaugural Issue #1- Visual art series - 'Bleeding Heart' May /21
LAST GIRLS CLUB - Patron News- visual art - 'In the Womb'
ZOETIC PRESS - Apocalypse Issue - visual art - 'Reflections Past'
PRACHYA REVIEW - The Hope Issue - visual art - 3 pieces
MERMAIDS MONTHLY - visual art - 'Part of Me'
THE GHASTLING - visual art - 'Darla'
GNASHING TEETH PUBLISHING- Winter Zine 2021- visual art - 'We are Villains'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2020
THE MUSE -- A Medical Humanities Initiative - Winter Issue #12
ODDBALL MAGAZINE - Visual art cover - 'Powerful' Jan. 20/21
FLORA FICTION LITERARY MAGAZINE - visual art - 'Brrr-ittle Cedar'
GOOD WORKS REVIEW - Annual print ed., - visual art - 'It's Time' & 'Storm'
NEBO: A LITERARY JOURNAL - Cover art 'Urbanized' & interior art
LILY POETRY REVIEW - Issue 4 - Visual art - 'Summer Traffic'
FATAL FLAW LIT MAG Vol #2 - 'Dreamers in Portrait'
TINY SPOONS LIT MAG 'Ecology' Issue #5 - visual art - 'Crocodile Reflections'
UNDERSTOREY MAGAZINE - Gender/Tech issue - visual art
CUSTOM FACIAL MASKS - Ottawa Artisans - image "Succulent"
LOS ANGELES REVIEW of LA - Burke's Bunker
VOX VOILA - Visual art - 'Breathing' & 'Walls of Green'
PEACH VELVET - Spring 'Thaw' issue - visual art - 'Ice Man'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2019
TINY SPOON LIT MAG -visual art - Psychedelia Exhaust' & 'The Jungle'
CRACK THE SPINE - visual art cover - 'Birch'
PRETTY OWL POETRY - visual art - 'The Womb'
CREDO ESPOIR - Shots from Alcatraz - visual art
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' visual art
SMOKELONG QUARTERLY - visual art - 'Way to Reach You'
EXISTERE JOURNAL - Cover art (front/back) & more
CRACK THE SPINE - visual art - 'Eye Appointment'
3 ELEMENTS LITERARY REVIEW - 'Waiting' - visual art
THE DAILY ABUSE ANTHOLOGY - visual art
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)