Kris Waldin

Kris Waldin was born in Christchurch in 1971 and studied art and design at Christchurch Polytechnic, graduating in 1991 with a diploma of Visual Communications. She has since worked as a graphic designer and illustrator along with some time away travelling, based in London and Edinburgh.

On returning from overseas Kris setup a freelance design business Red Pepper Design and began painting part-time in 2007. Kris has been painting fulltime for the past 2 years predominantly working in acrylics and watercolour, and also enjoys drawing in pencil, charcoal and pastel.