Kristie creates from a live-work cottage in Seattle's Central District. Her work has been shown at the Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Featherston Gallery and Cooper Union Gallery, NY.

2023    Acts of Healing and Repair, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
2023    10x10x10 Tieton, Juried Show, Mighty Tieton Gallery, Tieton, WA
2013     Chase Gallery, Juried by San Francisco Arts Commission, Spokane, WA
2012     Introductions, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
2011     Elemental Threads (solo show), Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA
2010    Under Pressure, Tashiro Kaplan Gallery, Seattle, WA
2009    Fit to Print, Peggy Lewis Gallery, Yakima, WA
2008    Formerly From, Peggy Lewis Gallery, Yakima, WA
2006    Summer Residency Show, Cooper Union, New York, NY

2018 – 2020  ART OF AWARENESS
Helping students find a connection to self expression through sound and mark making. A meditative process introduces a way of letting go of our 'horizontal' connections (to each other/ technology/ the over-active mind) in order to find our unique expressive voice, unlocked by a 'vertical' to Earth and Ethers. Clients: Seattle Arts Academy

2015–2022  GINA SALA SOUND CIRCLE, Seattle, WA
Teacher, and mentor, Gina Sala. 500+ practice hours with group/teacher + personal daily practice. Sound work — mantra, chant, Sanskrit study. Sound as a path to healing in the body, as dream self and as vibration.

2014–2020  ENERGY AWARENESS, Seattle, WA
600 hrs in person training and group work in perceiving fields of energy, increasing awareness and healing of unconscious energy patterns, interpersonal energy and healthy presence; practical knowledge in energetic systems of the body: chakras, core being, dream self.

2015–2016  REIKI I, II and III Certification & Attunement
Reiki teacher Mitra Politi— Spiritual Director for Rhythmia Life Enhancement Center in Costa Rica, certified acupuncturist, intuitive healer and practitioner of indigenous Colombian healing under the guidance of Taita Juanito Chindoy Chindoy.

2011 - 2016  ARTS CORPS, Seattle, WA
Volunteer concept and visual consulting for yearly fundraising event.
Luxe Magazine, 2015, Where Rivers Merge
Sunset Magazine, 2014, Work, Live, Play