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Kristina Applegate

Freelance Digital Artist, Book Cover Designer, & More

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Kristina Applegate - Updated status
Said "Excited to be leading the Kids Share Sandy Hook Workshop in Newtown! Traveling a lot to CT and preparing to work with 20 volunteers and 30 kids! Wish me luck!"
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Lori Long - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Nice work! Keep it coming!" to Kristina Applegate
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Kristina Applegate - Over 30 days ago
Thank you Lori! :)
Lori Long - Over 30 days ago
Sure no problem!
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James Lambert - Gave 1 kudo
Said "wonderful detail in your work--what a great portfolio!!!" to Kristina Applegate
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Demaris M. Jarvis - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Hi Kristina, really love the style, ..nice and textured as well, ..very cool!! :-)" to Kristina Applegate
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ZZ Top
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Portrait Art portfolio item
Christina Leal - Over 30 days ago
nice
Kristina Applegate - Over 30 days ago
Thank you!
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Meat Loaf
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B.B. King
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Ben Rothlesberger, Pittsburg Steelers
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Robert Griffin III, Red Skins & Ben Rothlesberger, Pittsburg Steelers
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This painting was co-created with children living in San Ramon, Nicaragua and Montpelier Vermont. All the paper art was created by children and the concept was a collaboration. This is a very good example of my children's book style. Portfolio: http://kristinaapplegateillustration.wordpress.com
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Book Cover Design portfolio item
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Said "Seeing BB King in Times Square at the BB King House of Blues, 11/29. I hope he likes his portrait I am creating!"
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To view my portfolio, please visit my website. You can see my book, greeting card, and commissioned work here. Thank you! Kristina Applegate
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Children's Book Illustration portfolio item
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The Great Tibetan Snow Lion was created by children living in Vermont and Kristina. The concept came from a Tibetan Monk friend of Kristina's who traveled over the Himalayas during the 1950's exile from Tibet to India. This painting is the cover to the first Kids Share Book which won a USBBY award in Washington, DC.
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Book Cover Design portfolio item
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About Me:
KRISTINA APPLEGATE is a freelance Illustrator and Educational Program Director and Founder with Kids Share Workshops (KSW). Kristina began her portrait illustration career in 1993 when she presented her Jack Nicholson painting to Rollingstone magazines Art Director, Fred Woodward, now Art Director for GQ. Fred had told Kristina her work had great potential and to never give up her innovative portrait approach. Many years later, many freelance jobs, home restorations while starting a family, Kristina founded Kids Share Workshops in 2007. This allowed her to work with kids in Nicaragua, Guatemala, Vermont, Oregon and Costa Rica. Her full circle came in 2007 when she once again began creating innovative, cross cultural, powerfully co-created paper art portraits, to help support the arts and...
Location
Montpelier, Vermont, United States