Kat Filipinas Dadivas is a professional Photographer/ Retoucher and business entrepreneur. Kat handles a broad range of tasks from photo shoots, professional retouching, administrative work, producing and custom packaging and designing. With a BFA in Advertising/Photo Illustration and a Diploma in Massage Therapy, she also has her own online store where she shares her own designs and creates custom art. All this, to ensure the fulfillment of her passions and sharing it with the world.
Kat lives in Chicago with Videographer husband, JP, their beautiful daughter Tilda Paul and their awesome Corgi's, Rocky and Rigby. During her off days, she likes to work on designs for her online Etsy store, discovering new restaurants and creating innovative dishes in the kitchen. Kat enjoys cooking while listening to old records. And when in good company, she likes to enjoy a glass of wine or two.
As a Possiblitarian, Kat continues to progress her passion as a working artist and her enthusiasm for happy-satisfied clients, all while giving back to the community.
Director of Retouching
Stuart Rodgers Photography - Evanston, IL
September 2015 to 2022
Social Media & Digital Marketing Coordinator
Yanni Design Studio - Wheeling, IL
March 2017 to Present
Production Administrative Assistant
Phlearn- Photoshop Photography - Chicago, IL
July 2013 to August 2015
Indvisual Films - Chicago, IL
June 2011 to Present
LalaSessions LLC. - Chicago, IL
June 2017 to Present
2006-2010 Academy of Art in San Francisco, CA
BFA Advertising/Photo Illustration
Feb 2013-Nov 2013 Everest College, Skokie, IL
Certificate in Massage Therapy