impulsivewanderlust asked: hi karen! my name is jenan and i just got accepted to RISD for graphic design. i stumbled upon your videos today and they were really helpful haha ^_^ and i was wondering if you had any tips or anything really that you could tell me about the program :) alsooo i was wondering if you had any preferences for the dorms, thanks! and congrats on ur job with youtube! :D
thetoxicparadox asked: i know this was forever ago, but i just remembered that during josh sundquist's new york city book signing, i sat like directly behind you. well more like behind you but a little bit to the left. anyway, yes. but back then i didnt know who you were. and then somehow i discovered your videos, and i love them!
Anonymous asked: ive been a kk fan for about a year now. your videos are uplifting and educational, or at leats thats how i feel after watching them. you actually inspired me to apply as a transfer to art schools, including risd. so my question is: during your time at risd, did you hear of anyone getting in with good art despite poor grades? or are all the students there academically as well as artistically...
I hate when I make things and get people’s hopes up that it’s real. Sorry.
Anonymous asked: Are u gay?
Anonymous asked: Karen! I would like to thank you for posting your insightful videos on YouTube. They have helped me to begin my path as an artist.
Anonymous asked: I'm running into a problem installing new fonts. If a font has multiple files for different weights and formats, my computer only recognizes one & can't find the others. Any idea what's going on? (I've had this problem on OSX & Windows 7)
vondell-swain: would any of you happen to be in Providence tomorrow afternoon i’ve got a free afternoon and i don’t know what to do with it There’s tons of stuff to explore in Providence. You need to get pizza at Nice Slice on Thayer St, and walk around Brown which has a gorgeous campus. Or walk down Westminster St into downtown Providence where there are a bunch of cute independent...
ellipsesblog asked: I know this probably isn't exactly your area of expertise, but how good is RISD's film school? Thanks!
mickeyluvr13 asked: Hey Karen, are there any magazines that you can recommend that display good photography and/or design? p.s. love the videos! I have learned quite a bit.
ridd-i-kulus asked: Hey Karen! I was just wondering whether if you know if there's a significant difference between the art programs in RISD and Cooper Union? By the way you're fantastic and awesome and I want to make things that are as amazing as yours. You've helped me develop a true interest in graphic design/advertising and for that I thank you so much! :D
kabergs asked: I'm a 18year old artstudent who made the decision to study graphic design. You where one of the persons who made me believe in myself and let me make the right choice even though my teachers always said graphic design was my thing, you made me interested in it! Just wanted to say thanks.
Anonymous asked: Other than RISD (which I already know is great), do you know of any other good Canadian/American art schools?
lightanddarklove asked: I made a logo in only black and white, is that generally a good or bad thing?
aliteratelife asked: How did you make the gold wine bottle that you showed in your collage video? What material did you collage on?
Anonymous asked: Do you have any tips for someone who needs to design a logo but has limited artistic capabilities and no graphics tablet? :)
iamhugeintheshire asked: Hello Karen! I'm a huge fan of your work. I know that you really like the author Darren Shan and I was wondering if you too are excited about his new series of books about Zombies.
eucher asked: I'm really sorry if you've had problems with creepers stalking you. That must royally suck. Just know that there are a lot of normal people out there who really enjoy what you create for teh interwebs. Much admiration!
Just an FYI...
Good places to get in touch with me: Twitter @replies Tumblr asks Comments on my latest YouTube video (within a few days of upload) Emails to karenkavett (at) gmail Bad places to get in touch with me: YouTube messages Facebook fan page wall Comments on old YouTube videos Outside my house. I will call the police.