Although originally from Farmington, Connecticut, Kristalyn has been living in Western North Carolina since 2003. In 2007, she graduated from Mars Hill University with a BA in Art with concentrations in Printmaking, Religion/Philosophy and Women’s Studies. Interests in the feminine, cultural norms, and nature occupy the forefront of her perspective. Photography, monoprinting and gum arabic transfer printing are her preferred processes. Travel, teaching, and urban farming also frequently court Kristalyn. She can be contacted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment to visit her studio in Marshall, NC.