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ABOUT ABOUT ME ME Kathy Cuadra was born in Nicaragua, raised in Tijuana, Mexico. Unlike most children Kathy would spend most of her Saturday mornings with her dad at work; Her dad worked at a graphic communications company. While being there she would spend her time upstairs where the graphic designers and illustrators worked. She would color for them, and help them pick which shapes to use. This is where her love for design and illustration began.

FULL NAME : Katherine Mercedes Cuadra HOMETOWN: Leon, Nicaragua LOCATION: Las Vegas, NV PHONE NUMBER : 702. 541. 0763 EMAIL: LANGUAGES: English, Spanish

This passion for design and illustration led Kathy to begin her graphics career in High School. She attended The Southeast Career Technical Academy (SECTA) focusing on Graphic Design. After graduating with a certificate in Graphic Communications, Kathy continued her career by attending The College of Southern Nevada and pursue an associates in Graphic Design and Commercial Photography. Kathy has strive to create aesthetically pleasing pieces with a sense of boldness, and simplicity. She has a love for vintage pieces, and this often reflects in her work. Her work has been displayed at a gallery show at The Holsum Design Center, in downtown Las Vegas. Kathy has created the winning poster for the College of Southern Nevada Short Film Showcase, and one of her T-shirt designs was worn by over 50 people at a 24 hour church activity. Her poster designs have also been printed to be viewed all over LDS churches in Las Vegas. Kathy enjoys learning, she is open minded and big hearted. She insists on maintaining a positive attitude in life and embracing every moment, accepting every challenge as a learning experience.


Poster created to showcase at poster design class gallery show. It took 1st, and 2nd place.

Graphic Design Portfolio  
Graphic Design Portfolio