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Hand Papermaking

Karen is honored to accept the freelance position of lead magazine designer for Hand Papermaking, a collectable and globally-acclaimed journal.






Select Client List

Since 2000, Karen has worked with hundreds of creative and forward-thinking entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations. These are a select few.

Design for the Arts
Arts & Culture

Foshay Tower Museum Interactive Kiosk
The Soap Factory w/ Andy Sturdevant
First Avenue & 7th Street Entry
Kitty Cat Klub
Cause Sprits & Soundbar

Boston Art Tours (MA)
Sarah Jones | TED, Tony Award® Winner
ILevel | Art Installation (NY)
Ellen B. Rudolph | NY Arts Program Dir.
NoWare | Media Group
Worker Films | Film Distribution
Rods & Cones | Video Editing
Cinetula Films
Co-Kisser Film Festival

Catalyst Dances with Emily Johnson
Joseph Rael | Visionary Artist & Healer
Lisa Rydin Erickson | Artist
Ara Elizabeth | Artist
Richard Barlow | Artist
Sean Smuda | Artist & Photographer
Dani Werner | Photographer
Sara Hanson | Artist
Kathryn Stemwedel | Artist
Wendy Clough | Artist (CO)
Marilyn M. Cuellar | Artist

Scarlet A Design | Jewelry Design
Marisa Martinez | Jewelry Designer
Penny Larsen | Jewelry Designer
Jean Manrique | Felted Art & Art Objects
Gay Kemmis | Fiber Artist
Emily Kores | Fabric Designer (NY)

Stephanie Davilla | Writer (NY)
Michael Fallon | Author & Arts Writer
Eric Hoffman | Writer (CT)
Geoff Herbach | Author & Writer
Nancy Rosenbaum | Storyteller
Tanja Pajevic | Author (CO)
Erica Herd | Playwright (NY)
Sam Graber | Playwright

Ben Weaver | Artist, Poet & Musician
Brent Sigmeth | Producer & Engineer
Wendy Lewis | Musician, Stylist
Jeff Kearns | Musician
The Great Depression
Pete Linman | Musician
Mary Louise Knutson | Musician
David Singley | Musician
Brian Gallagher | Musician
Brad Senne | Musician
Jason Shannon | Musician

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Environment, Community
& Education

Etho Capital (CA)
Sage — Brighter Living (Africa)
M2 Foundation
Rhythm of the Saints
Minnesota Television Network (MTN)
Origins & Developmental Designs
Urban Oasis
Les Voyageurs
Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce (NY)
Children’s Law Center of Minnesota
LEEDS University (CO)
Hamline University
Rock Star Supply Co


Design for the Arts
Editorial & Publication

Hand Papermaking Magazine
Community Reporter (West 7th, St. Paul)
Millichap Books
Mariam Schaghaghi
St. Paul SPOT
Public Field Guide
StoryShed Media

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Retail, Food & Café

Goosefoot Kitchen
Foxglove Market
Twin Cities Flower Exchange
Kopplin’s Coffee
Mademoiselle Miel
Farm to Fork
Invisible Chef
Roundtable Coffee Works
Five Watt Coffee
Izzy's Ice Cream
King & I Thai
Life’style Boutique (NYC)

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Lifestyle, Health & Wellness

Historial Remedies
Selby Acupuncture
Organic Chiropractic
Saint Paul Hot Yoga & Wellness
Bliss Yoga Studio
Red Cricket Healing Center
More Chi Acupuncture
Erica Fargione | Herbalist
Noah John | Amanae
Glo Studio
Heidi Kalweit | Massage Therapist
The Chair Salon
David Kopacz, MD | Doctor, Author, Artist
Meadowlark Psychology
Jeanette Truchsess | Fertility Counseling
Andrea Scharlatt | Coach & Therapist
Mill City Running
All Access Volleyball

Design for the Arts
Design, Architecture & Building

Thomas Oliphant | Furniture Design
Kathryn Olmstead
Laurel Ulland Architecture
David Heide Design
Bateman Building (MO)
Waxwing Woodworking
George Wurtzel
Pipe Dream Plumbing
J-Mar Builders & Remodelers
Minnesota Window Restoration

Design for the Arts
Agencies & Consultants

Good Work Group
Charles K. Youel
Piece A Cake (MO)
The Moscoe Group
iWonder (NY)
SparkFire (NY)
ThinkShop (NY)
Ginger Consulting