My name is Kirsten—It’s a bit hard to pronounce, so I begrudgingly answer to a lot of things; Kristen, Kiersten, Kristina and the best to date, Kurtis. I'm a Digital Designer living and working in Philadelphia after graduating from The New England School of Art & Design in Boston, Massachusetts, with a BFA in Graphic Design.
While my path and
My creative approach—stems from the understanding that no design can work in color, until it is successful in black and white. This was something I learned a while back during my years as a print designer and leveraged when transitioning from print to web.
For me, working with other designers is about collaboration and the ability to respectively challenge one another. It's a way to create memorable user experiences, continuously grow, and impact the larger design community.