Looking for a unique, experiential form of entertainment? Elevated Event Art specializes in art-making in front of live audiences. Kristen’s start-to-finish masterpieces are carefully crafted to embody the essence of each event. She’s passionate about harnessing the power of art to enhance any occasion!

Performed For

Milwaukee Art Museum

Northwestern Mutual Liberty


Elmbrook Church

Marcus Corporation

St. Kate The Arts Hotel 

eWomen Network

Social Development Foundation


Kristen has a phenomenal ability to translate the spirit and intent of spoken word into a visual experience. Her interpretations are a compelling third dimension which touch my imagination.

— Dianne Wonder, Audience Member

I’ve had the opportunity to see Kristen speed paint on several occasions. I love the color palettes she selects; she has great artistic instincts. Her seemingly effortless workflow inspires as her work comes to life before your eyes.

— Jeff Fleetwood, Art Director at Foresight Studios

Watching Kristen paint is captivating and seeing the final product is breathtaking!

— Kimberly Krueger, Author, Speaker, FEW Founder

Watching Kristen paint is captivating and seeing th

Kristen’s presence is peaceful and her art work is beautiful! She is a great addition to any event!

— Jarrett A. Luckett, Executive Director, Exploit No More

Mesmerizing is the first of many words I could use to describe a recent live art performance from Kristen Kieckhaefer that I had the privilege to witness. This incredibly talented artist draws her audience in not only with focused attention to detail as she works, but also with a dramatic and creative presence that just permeates out of her very being.

— MaryAnn Sander, Founder of TrinityYogaFaith


Kristen Kieckhaefer (pronounced KEY-kay-fur) is a Milwaukee-based creator who specializes in crafting custom live art-making performances for a variety of events. When she’s not creating art, you can find her making music (check out Kat Auburn in Spotify), rock climbing, throwing parties, and hanging with her two cats, Ember and Willow.