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Kristen Drozdowski is a Michigan-based designer splitting her time between freelance and working for Rock Paper Scissors. I found Kristen first through her lettering work, and appreciate how this hand-drawn aesthetic winds its way through her other designs—without making her portfolio feel homogenous. This is a tough balance to strike: a strong style and the ability to explore.

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The difference-cloud-ish fills on this type add a little sumpin’.

Kristen Drozdowski | Full post on Badass Lady Creatives

Logos for Rock Paper Scissors’ parent company.

What I love about posters is that the designer often gets a chance to just go nuts and do whatever strikes their fancy. You can see this joyful quality in Kristen’s poster work:

Kristen Drozdowski | Full post on Badass Lady Creatives

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Kristen Drozdowski | Full post on Badass Lady Creatives

Be sure to check out Kristen’s illustrations—especially this Landscape Collage series—or browse her shop for cheerful stationery. Still speculating how many crystals one must collect before mentioning in a bio, “I live in Ypsilanti with my boyfriend, three black cats and a collection of crystals.”