Brand Manager | Graphic Designer | Web Designer | UX/UI | Austin, Texas

Karen Chisholm, Graphic Designer, Austin, TX

[ Karen Chisholm ] Brand Manager, Creative Director, Art Director, Graphic Designer, Web Designer, UX/UI Designer, Social Media Manager, Copywriter, Video Producer and Editor, Abstract Painter, Songwriter, Beach Bum, Lover of Peter Pan [ Hello ] Are you looking for a fun, smart, multi-talented creative who can predict trends and sees the world in a whole new way? Are you […]

The Jungle Show featuring Billy F. Gibbons, Mike Flanigin, Jimmie Vaughan, Chris Layton & Sue Foley

The Jungle Show Distressed T-Shirt

Pixie Grit Studios senior designer, Karen Chisholm, was recently given the opportunity to create the branding for “The Jungle Show”  at the legendary blues venue Antone’s in Austin, Texas featuring some of the biggest blues artists in showbiz: Billy Gibbons, Mike ‘The Drifter’ Flanigin, Jimmie Vaughan, Chris Layton & Sue Foley. The graphic design project was brought to […]

Barber Entertainment Rebranding

Barber Entertainment Logo Design by Karen Chisholm, Pixie Grit Studios

For 30 years Barber Entertainment has been booking live music venues, handling publicity and event production for an impressive client list including ZZ Top, Billy F. Gibbons, The Moving Sidewalks, Jimmie Vaughan and Hotel Sorella which was recently voted #1 in Houston in the Conde Nasté readers award. Barber Entertainment came to Pixie Grit Studios nearly […]

Zero Wait-State Rebranding

Zero Wait-State Rebranding Project

Zero Wait-State (ZWS) called upon Karen Chisholm, owner, to totally revamp their logo and branding. We also consulted with their in-house Joomla website administrator to create the graphics including a flash animation of a blue planet illuminated as a comet with their tagline zoomed by. Just the kind of magic we like to create at Pixie […]

Mandy Rowden Live @ Opa

Mandy Rowden Live from Opa

Austin songwriter and Girl Guitar legend, Mandy Rowden, came to Pixie Grit Studios for the package design for her soon-to-be released album “Live from Opa”. Opa is a popular Austin Coffee & Wine Bar serving up Greek food and live music weekly. Known for the massive Oak tree that sprawls over the outdoor stage and […]

SmartDog T-Shirt Designs

Oracle is Easy with SmartDog Services

Our Senior Designer, Karen Chisholm, created a whole line of merchandise for SmartDog Services as well as their trademarked slogan “Oracle Is Easy.” She created the character “Smarty” which is used in most all of SmartDog Services’ marketing material. SmartDog Services quadrupled their sales in the 4 years that Karen worked in their in-house design […]

Doghouse Productions Logo Design

Doghouse Productions Logo

Our Senior Designer, Karen Chisholm, worked closely with this lighting and sound production company to create this fun logo. The customer wanted something edgy, they loved the color purple, and they wanted to use their dog, Lacy, in the logo.