I was born and raised in Costa Rica. I am the 4th child of a big, fun, loud family. Creativity and art were always predominant elements in my life. I was a loner child; always experimenting with writing, painting, reading and dancing.
Later on I understood that my home didn’t have any creative opportunities for me and by age 20 -an age where all my friends seemed to have their lives figured out- I left to NYC. Hear More of Raquel's Story