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Kaya Faith Lathrop

illustrator    pattern maker    lover

Based in Portland, Oregon!

I'm a lighthearted and collaborative designer, always searching for the little moments that make life magical. The oldest child of five, libra, and a short queen. Easily excitable,
my interests ebb and flow, but some
all-time favorite past times include human photosynthesis, enjoying community,
drinking yerba mate tea, any form of organization, and generally loving life.

I enjoy doing work that

matters, sparks joy


& finds beauty in the

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Friendtorship / Portland State University

Teachers Assistant 

fall 2022 - present


Social Work Futures

Freelance Brand Designer

winter 2023


A+D Projects Design Studio                                                                                            

Project Manager / Designer / Curator

winter 2022 - spring 2022


PSUGD Senior Thesis Exhibition: Thesis Unzipped                                             

Project Manager / Gallery Curator

winter 2022

Friendtorship Partner

& Metro Montessori Middle School

& Walt Morey Middle School                                   

Artistic Mentor / Gallery Curating / Video Editor

winter 2021 - spring 2022

Mama Kayti Murals                                                                                                             

Mural Assistant / Junior Designer

2021 - 2022

Rain to Rainbows                                                                                                                   

Freelance Brand Designer 

spring 2021


Healthy Hut Market and Cafe 

Social Media Manager / Menu Designer     

winter 2017 / fall 2019                                        

BFA in Graphic Design

from Portland State University 

President's List / Dean's List

fall 2018 - spring 2022

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