Karen Elaine is an artist, author and paper craft designer also known as Karen Elaine Thomas.
Since 1997, Karen Elaine has been the Creative Maven for Yasutomo and Company, an art and craft supply company. She has been a frequent guest on Home and Garden television's Carol Duvall Show, TVWeekly, and DIY Network where she combines her experience as a fine artist with her passion for paper to create unique and distinctive techniques. She teaches art and craft workshops at National trade shows, events and retailers.
Karen Elaine is the creator of Splash Ink, a color mixing system where an infinite range of colors can be mixed using only four colors.
She is the author of Origami Card Craft and several paper craft books and instructional DVD's as well as videos.