Mary Castillo is the founder and creative director of Mer’s Designs. Mer’s Designs was birthed out of a love for art and a mission to put Belize in your conversation. Mer's Design started in the Fall of 2017 with the map applique sweatshirts, and has since moved to warm weather items like t-shirts, tanks, and onesie. The brand is for the whole family to enjoy.
A litte more about Mary, born and raised in Belize, Central America specifically Hopkins Village and Dangriga where most of her family still live today. Migrated to the United States in August of 1998, where soon after attended Roosevelt High School on the Northside of Chicago. Graduated with honors in 2002, then started an undergraduate degree at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. In May 2013 graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Art in Mass Communication - Corporate and Institutional Media, with a minor in studio art education. Immediately after started a graduate degree in Public Administration and Policy Analysis, and graduated in May 2015.
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