Brooke Olivares currently resides in San Diego, CA where she teaches at a studio for children. Her work has been used for ministry,non-profit events, and freelance. She is a graduate from Ringling College of Art and Design and attended The Illustration Academy in Sarasota, FL. Olivares' inspiration is rooted from biblical scripture and from there develops into the issues that society faces today. Her work has been in publications such as Format Magazine, Risen Magazine,The San Diego Reader, Recording Magazine, CMYK, The Cimarron Review,and the Society of Illustrators.