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
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2021
WHIMSICALPOET - Summer 2021 - 'Surfacing'
BRACKEN - Issue VIII - Visual art series feature
THE PARLIAMENT LITERARY MAGAZINE - Spring 2021 - 'Citrus Island'
PRESS PAUSE PRESS - The Great Pause Coffee Table Book - 'Global Graffiti', 2021
PURE IN HEART - Inaugural Issue #1- Visual art series - 'Bleeding Heart' May /21
LAST GIRLS CLUB - Patron News-- 'In the Womb'
ZOETIC PRESS - Apocalypse Issue - 'Reflections Past'
WORKS IN PUBLICATION - 2021
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)