Kristie Karima Burns, MH, ND, Des Moines, Iowa Member Since September 2008 Artist Statement Kristie, her business partner & her children are all artists using different media. Kristie is Internationally recognized as a photographer and has worked for clients worldwide including Aramco World Magazine, Terre Lointaines, The New Age (Austraila),Grolier Enclyclopedias,HTF-Tidningen (Sweden), UNICEF Publications,Tempo Magazine (German version of Time Magazine), and more.
Ms. Burns also provided the photos for the 1992 & 1996 Egypt editions of the Lonely Planet Guides. One her photos of The Pyramids was used in the Hollywood movie, Stargate, as a background to the opening scene of the movie. Her exhibit on "Women of Egypt" has been shown in Cairo as well as the United States. Kristie offers many artistic images as well as journalistic and historic ones for various uses. For the past four years she has been knitting small animals for children and recently started a charming line of whimsical knitted unicorn images.