Elizabeth Balaguer was born in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Her greatest passions including literature, graphic design, writing and illustration. As a young girl she enjoyed seeing her father drawing letters and bookbinding. Also, listening to her great aunts telling her stories about the past, stories depicted in detail the customs and traditions of her country. She published her first children’s book Trucando, 1998. She studied Graphic Design and Publications at the Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo (UASD) and Graphic Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology.