Shannon Kirsten Illustration

American Made Since 2012

Shannon Couch

Bradenton, Florida
Shannon Kirsten Illustration is a calligraphy and design studio specializing in unique hand made paper goods.

Tell us about your business.

Shannon Kirsten Illustration officially began after designing several friends wedding invitations. I have been a painter and crafter for most of life. Creating stationery with my paintings became the best way to share my work with others. I enjoy working closely with brides and creative businesses to develop designs that are fresh, unique, and that we are both proud of. I also design prints, posters, and greeting cards which I sell in my Etsy shop . I would love to see SKI expand by offering a larger amount of prints and other paper goods, both on Etsy and available for wholesale.

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  • Nominations
    June 3–Aug. 29, 2014

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  • Judging
    June 23–Sept. 9, 2014

    Judges will select finalists throughout this period.

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  • Online Voting
    Sept. 15–Oct. 13, 2014

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  • Winners Announced
    Oct. 17, 2014

    2014 Award Winners and Audience Choice Winner announced.

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    Nov. 7–8, 2014

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