Pamela Kirton is an award winning illustrator living in the Twin Cities. She started illustrating fashion and moved into general illustration accruing many high profile clients. Now she has used her fashion background to create the bird series. Elegant and engaging they are popular amoung bird lovers and art lovers.
Pamela J. Kirton 2109 Black Hills Drive Burnsville, MN 55337 [email protected]
Art and Design Clients
City of Bloomington Pond Dakota Mission Park Interpretive Park Signage Minneapolis College of Art and Design 2009 Print portfolio Cover and Colophon Falconer’s Wine Labels (2) Red Wing Art Gallery shop, Red Wing, MN Eclectic Goat Gallery, Northfield, MN Thystle Hand and Body Brush packaging and branding Patterson Companies, concepts and call back card’s design Donna McComb Jewelry logo The Rake Magazine, Cover Design and illustrations and editorial illustrations Impressions In Ink rubber stamp designs Amicus Press Publications children’s book illustrations Christian’s Boutique, Galleria Mall, Fashion illustrations Nalgo Trade Union newspaper editorial cartoons London Fashion Forecast Magazine, fashion illustrations London Vogue Magazine, fashion illustrations, fashion ads London Bride Magazine, fashion illustrations Prism Press Menswear Magazine, fulltime fashion illustrator J C Penney’s, weekly fashion illustration ads for newspaper Transport America Corporation, regular comic character editorial cartoon Kirkpatric Family Archives, C. Kirkpatric Keesee personal Christmas card illustration Patrice Kamins portrait
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Purchase Award Wet Paint for The Evolution of the Girdle in America, The Lowertown Show, juried Inside Out Culture Maker Portrait located on THE ALLEN BUILDING & SCHOOL OF ROCK (287 E 6th St.)
St. Paul Art Collective Fall Media Award Runner up, Bloomington Creative Place maker Ideas VSA Minnesota/ Jerome Emerging Artist Grant Fashion Night Out, Neiman Marcus Sketch contest, 2 nd place.
Black Forest Inn Anniversary Menu Competition Black Forest Inn Oktoberfest Menu Competition People’s Choice 2 nd Annual Summer Juried Art Show NAT23, New American Talent 23 SILA, Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, Illustration West 46, Three illustration awards 2008 2007 1978 1977
2019 2019 2019 2018 2018 2018 2017 2017 2016 2016 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2013 2013 2012 2011 2011 2011 2010 2009 2009 2009 2008 2008 2008 2008 2006 2005 1978
Gage, Icon contest Creative Quarterly, Issue Seven, Illustration Silver award Submission into London Society of Illustrators Twin City Woman Newspaper, Fashion design, three awards
Artistry Member’s Juried show, Honorable Mention Harvest of Art show, Eagan, MN MCAD Alumni show, Minneapolis, MN Fleur De Lis Gallery, Faribault, MN MCAD Alumni Show Solo Show, The Art Shoppe, Midtown Global Market, Minneapolis, MN Solo Show, 1.5 year, MSP Airport, MN Natur Ball Second Annual Art Show, Artspace Jackson Flats, Minneapolis, MN ICreate Show, Bloomington, MN The Lowertown Show, St. Paul, MN Co-Lab Exhibition, St. Paul, MN The Lowertown Show, St. Paul, MN Solo Show, Healing Arts Program Owatonna Hospital Az Gallery Cat group exhibit Solo Show, The Art Shoppe Midtown Global Market, Minneapolis, MN Here Am I group exhibition at the Minnesota Arts Access Chautauqua Collaboration with Susan Parham, quilter extraordinaire Changes group exhibition, Minneapolis, MN Solo Exhibition, Eagan Chamber of Commerce, Eagan, MN Hawks Solo Exhibition, Eagan Art House, Eagan, MN Putting Creativity to Work Exhibition, Hennepin Gallery, Minneapolis, MN Through the Looking Glass Exhibition, Midwestern Gallery, Minot, ND In the Groove Exhibition, Tempe, AZ Paperworks Exhibition, Midwestern Gallery, Minot, ND The Art of Romance, Red Wing Gallery, Red Wing, MN Women’s Work Invitational Show, Midwestern Gallery, Minot, ND Falconer’s Wine Label Show, Red Wing Gallery, Red Wing, MN InDigest Online Magazine Featured Artist The Art House at the Jones Center, Austin, TX 2 nd Annual Juried Summer Show, Atwood Gallery, St. Cloud, MN The Spyhouse Coffeeshop, solo show, Minneapolis, MN Illustration Rodeo, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN Junior Merits Exhibition, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN Eight Smarties, Croydon College of Art, Croydon, Surrey, England
KARE 11 Breaking The News, February 18, 2016, Co-Lab, The Show gallery, Lowertown, MN St. Paul Pioneer Press, July 31 Artists muse about their mewing muses in 1999
Cat’s exhibit Rubberstampmadness Magazine , Artist Feature
Bachelor Fine Arts; Illustration,2006 Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN Normandale Community College, Liberal Arts, 2003-2004 Intensive Illustration Associates Degree, 1977-1978 Croydon College of Art, London, England Private fashion illustration studies with Marion Jones, Simplicity Patterns Illustrator Fashion design major, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN
Hearing Dogs of Minnesota Children’s Cancer Fund Minneapolis Children’s Hospital People Incorporated Healthwatch MN
American Diabetes Association Children’s Cancer Fund The Soap factory $99 Sale Small Art, Big Hearts Sale