Kristy Kay is primarily a designer and painter and has created a harmonious relationship between the digital and hand made marks, prevalent in her fluid iPad illustrations. Her work is immediate and vibrant and often drawn on location. In the past, she painted alongside Dice Tsutsumi and Robert Kondo on Oscar Nominated Short Film, The Dam Keeper. Her other studio credits include Laika/ House, Nickelodeon and Mandoo Pictures. Kristy studied at San Jose State University and graduated Spring 2014 with a BFA in Animation/ Illustration and in 2015, joined the talented team of instructors at CGMA to teach a class in "The Art of Color and Light."