How to Spend a Day in the Casco Book

This is a guide of how to spend one day in Casco Viejo – the historic town in Panama City. I created it using Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign for a Graphic Design Class at Georgetown. Shoot me en e-mail if you want more tips about how to spend your vacations in Panama at Book…

Book Cover

Book cover creation for my Graphic Design II class.

Kuna Yala Illustration

With Illustrator, I was able to depict some of the colorful and vivid art that Kuna Yalan people are best known for. Their “shakiritas” bracelets and their woven dresses.  

Layout project

Layout project guidelines: chococake-project Result (it’s harder than it looks like!): Recipe layout PDF: choco-cake-recipe

Little Sesame Carves Out a Niche in Dupont

Article about a hummus pop-up joint near Dupont circle (published in the Food Review Section of The Hoya). Over the past few years, D.C. has seen an abundance of new restaurants specializing in hummus. Fast-casual hummus pop-up joint Little Sesame hopped onto the bandwagon recently, opening earlier this month on 18th Street near Dupont Circle….

Logo creation

Logo I created inspired on one of my good friend’s jewelry startup. Her earrings are shaped like insects, thus the name “bichitos” (insects in Spanish). Her creations: Logos & business cards: PDF with logos: bichitos-final

Valentines day cards

Valentines Day Cards (want one?): I was really excited to see them printed too!   PDF with all the cards: lupitahumbert_valentines

Beer labels

These are my first ever beer labels created (I plan on doing more). La “bellissima madonna” translates to ‘the beautiful virgin’ in Italian, and those two first labels were inspired by a mix of my travels to Florence, and my Latin American background. For those first two labels, I hand-painted the background, and then cretaed the…

More about Loo-PEE-tah

  Hello there! My name is Lupita – not Lubita, Lobira, or Lopita. My friends often call me Lupi, but now that I’m 23, I prefer to be called Lupita (Lupi sounds a little too childish now). I was born and raised in Panama in a household of five children, after which I’ve decided that, when…


Article that was published on a Sunday magazine from LaPrensa, Panama. It talks about my travel experience in Africa. (Click on links – Botswana page 1, Botswana page 2, Botswana page 3)  

How Going Abroad Made Me More American

Blog post about my study abroad experience in Copenhagen (published at The Tab Georgetown). It’s a mistake to separate the international community from the American community in the way that we often do at Georgetown It’s no secret that the International community at Georgetown is like a “club” of its own. It’s often thought of as exclusive,…