Dora Cuenca is a Costa Rican illustrator, surface designer and muralist based in NJ, just outside Philadelphia. As a mother of three little wild ones a lot her work draws inspiration from motherhood’s collective memory. She loves to play with warm tones, organic lines andbright pops of color on a daily basis. While creating she gives shape and color to her feelings, memories and mental patterns often transforming the heavy into light. Art is the gift that has allowed her to reconnect with herself and others. It is a practice that has helped her overcome adversity and cultivate joy and gratefulness. And by sharing her work with the world she hopes to evoke good feelings in others as well.