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 2020
UNDERSTOREY MAGAZINE - gender/tech issue - visual art
PEACH VELVET - spring 'thaw' issue - visual art - 'Ice Man'
VOX VOILA - visual art - 'Breathing' & 'Walls of Green'
LILY POETRY REVIEW - visual art - 'Summer Traffic'
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 - art - 'Way to Reach You'
EXISTERE JOURNAL - cover art (front/back) & more
CRACK THE SPINE - 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 & 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'
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)