Although originally from Farmington, Connecticut, Kristalyn has been living in Western North Carolina since 2003. In 2007, she graduated from Mars Hill College with a BA in Art with concentrations in Printmaking, Religion/Philosophy and Women’s Studies. Interests in the feminine, cultural norms, and landscape occupy the forefront of her perspective. Travel, teaching, and urban farming also frequently court Kristalyn. She can be contacted via email at email@example.com, through her blog, or at Hatchery Studios in the River Arts District in Asheville, NC.