Freelance Illustrator, Austin, TX

Catherine Barrera is a 28 year old illustrator born in the Texas Hill Country. Daughter of Mexican immigrants her travels between The United States and Mexico have greatly influenced her art.

Her love for anime and cartoons sparked her interest in drawing at a young age leading to painting and finally settling into the digital world of art. She pursued an associates degree in Graphic Design from Austin Community College and currently freelances as an illustrator and self taught animator.

Cat’s art has been used and displayed as poster art in various music venues throughout Austin, Texas where she currently resides.

Cat has worked with Pabst Blue Ribbon, many well known Austin staples like the music venue Mohawk, Raw Paw Screen Printers, The Austin Chronicle, Swan Dive, Practice Yoga Austin, Day Dreamer app, and various indie bands from all over.

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Associate of Applied Science: Graphic Design at Austin Community College
August 2011 – December 2017 Austin, TX


Illustrator at Obsessed Creative Agency
12/2017 – 3/2020 Austin, TX
Poster Designer at Mohawk Austin
January 2017 – 3/2020 Austin, TX
Manager at Jimmy Johns
January 2015 – December 2017 Austin, TX


  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Animation