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Sparkle Party

I recently had the pleasure of working with Kelly Anderson, amazing photographer, party planner and mom. She asked me if I was interested in creating a custom illustration for her daughter’s sparkle themed birthday party. It was such a dream job moment for me especially after she sent me the photos of inspiration for the […]

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Define, Design, Refine

Typically when I design a new product the idea just comes to me and I make it the next day. Sometimes it isn’t that easy. Especially if I’m designing for a client or coming out with a line of products that need to have a cohesive look (I am in the process of doing this […]

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Wear// Snowy Saturday

Coupon Code 20% off at Dana Leigh Apparel: QK20 Boots, Cape, Leggings, Jeans similar here, Tee,

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

I illustrated my Valentine’s gift guide because sometimes I need a break from the projects I get paid for. When I’m drawing for fun, I’ve definitely noticed that I have a much more free and doodle-y style than my typical clean, tight drawing style. Here are my picks (these work for your girlfriend or your […]

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RAW Mpls

I am RAW! A quick update from the show. ::1:: Feeling very much like a fashion blogger outside of the venue. Such a cool graffiti wall…couldn’t pass it up! ::2:: My best friend surprised me at the show and stayed the whole time. The photo booth got a lot of love from me and my […]

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Pink Friday

This past Friday was my launch party and what a pink friday it was! I had been looking forward to this day since mid July when I thought, “if I’m really going to open this shop, we are definitely throwing a party!” I mean would you expect anything less?! It was beyond perfect. I know […]

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ABOUT KATIE

At home near the sea. Ever-focused on beauty and the thrilling art of creation; found in the moments that leave me breathless and in awe. 

I’m Katie, the brand strategist, designer, dreamer, and entrepreneur behind Artful Brands. With a degree in marketing & journalism and a passion for art and design, building brands and telling business' stories... Dreamy typefaces, clean layouts, and soft color palettes are my love language— but more importantly designing strategic brands that book. I believe in creating a life and a business you love, creativity over competition, and designing with equal parts passion and purpose.

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