DK’s Bio

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DANA KARPAIN (DK) was born and raised in Redondo Beach CA. He graduated from the College of Creative Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, with a degree in Fine Art. DK has traveled extensively around the world, visiting six continents and over twenty-seven countries. He has explored many sacred sites and worked with many indigenous healers.

DK has served as the Art Director for the “Center for the Peaceful Self” in Ojai, CA, as well as at a Yoga Retreat and Conference Center in Virginia, where he garnered the PIVA (Printing Industries of Virginia) award. DK’s artwork has been influenced by his layout & design background, world travels in nature, surfing, scuba, & yoga. He presently lives in the Ojai, CA area and has won numerous awards for his Fine Art. DK’s artwork has been featured in California at such places as the Center for the Peaceful Self in Ojai; the world headquarters of the Synopsis Corporation in Silicon Valley; the Soho Restaurant & Music Club in Santa Barbara; the Lynda Fairly Art Center in Carpinteria; the Central Coast Art Gallery in Santa Cruz; and the Crown Plaza Art Gallery in Ventura. See DK’s Online Store, (see in menu- above), to view and purchase his Art~Designs on T-shirts, clothes, products and wall art.

From his experience as an art director DK has refined his graphic design skills, which include creating attractive advertisements and marketing them successfully. He now focuses those skills using Pinterest and assisting clients in various capacities to use this inexpensive yet very powerful marketing tool. He mainly assists artists, since that is his field, yet is also open to assisting clients from other fields of interest. If interested, DK can be reached by email, (see Home or Contact page in the menu above), to set up a free phone call meeting and ensure we can create a profitable marketing plan within your budget.

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Things people are saying about Dana Karpain’s (DK) artwork:

“Your work is beautiful.”
—Andrew Pham, Senior Graphic Designer, Concord Music Group, Beverly Hills, CA

“Dana Karpain is a talented, professional and dedicated artist with extraordinary vision.”
—Shirley Polovy, Art Gallery Business Consultant, Carmel, CA

“I feel Dana Karpain’s artwork is elegant, natural, and peaceful…I love it!”
—Vaylen Anderson, Big Bear, CA

“Life’s a beach. Artist Dana Karpain’s tropical-themed paintings are packed with sunshine and will give you a summery feeling all over.”
—Santa Barbara Independent, Santa Barbara, CA


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