Hanna Kotlarek Hanna Kotlarek

Hanna Kotlarek


  • Branding, sports design


About Me

  • My name is Hanna Kotlarek and I am a senior VCD students who has a passion for branding and sports design. I am an outgoing blond who shops way too much. I am currently a varsity cheerleader for Kent State and the graphic designer for Kent State Football.

  • Senior quote:
    "Normality is a paved road: Its's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow"

  • Why did you choose VCD?
    I have always had a passion to make things look attractive and presentable, and design allows me to do that.

  • What inspired you to be a graphic designer?
    As a young girl I was always drawn to things that looked pleasing to the eye. This was the case with packaging, book covers, clothing design, and posters.

  • Favorite keyboard shortcut:
    Undo (command+Z)

  • Worst VCD moment:
    Accidentally forgetting half of my project freshmen year for intro to VCD.

  • Best VCD moment:
    Getting accepted to the BFA program during sophomore review.

  • What inspires you the most?
    The friends, family and environment around me.

  • Goals in 5 years:
    Work for a power 5, or professional sports team doing branding or graphic design.

  • What job would you be terrible at?

  • What is your #1 pet peeve?

  • What song do you have completely memorized?
    Barbie Dreams - Nicki Minaj

  • What movie title best describes your life?
    Confessions of a Shopaholic or Rebel Without a Cause

  • What is the luckiest thing that has ever happened to you?
    I don't believe in luck. Everything happens for a reason.

  • What’s the best compliment you’ve ever received?
    "You look happy"