Coral Murakami-Fester is a graphic designer and illustrator from San Francisco, California. She has an extensive international background, having studied in Japan and Italy, while her work has appeared at the Hong Kong Arts Centre and most recently at various Tibetan-American non-profit organizations.
In her spare time she enjoys practicing Brazilian jiu-jitsu and was a white belt gold medalist in the San Jose International IBJJF Open and the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu US Open before earning her blue belt. Bilingual in Japanese and English, she attends the Japanese and English Toastmasters and is a member of the Nakayoshi Young Professionals where she can be found volunteering in various events in Japantown throughout the year. Some of her smaller projects and random thought processes can be found on her Instagram account as well.