Cat Raia

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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  • Living Skills Instructor / Artist / Fun Haver
  • BFA Fine Arts
  • From Minneapolis, MN
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About Me


get the hell on my way already.


A sarcastic inebriated infidel.
nah, only on weekends. I'm a painter and illustrator and artist of all sorts.
Was living in Berlin, DE for the past year and just returned to the States last month after hitchhiking across Europe and in Morocco for the last two months before leaving. I loved Germany but a lot of things were calling me back including the homicide of a really good friend who I am now devoting my time making zines of his stories.

I have recently started an indiegogo campaign for the continued printing of the zines as well as a book in the works.
and the facebook page.

You can peep my other work at or

I'm easy going, love to hitchhike and cliff jump, I like tator tot casserole and metal music.
lighting fireworks off of houses, laying in the rain, partyin' in adult diapers, rescuing baby birds! top dollar!


Water lies flat on its stomach in a hysterical urge to submit to gravity

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have couchsurfed a lot of times, many times without the help of the interweb, but this site is good to have when I have access to a computer.

but have not been in the position to host in white a while.


Have couchsurfed, France, Italy, across America, Germany, Switzerland, Portugal, Morocco, Spain, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary, Iceland, Australia, New Zealand (not all couchsurfed places, but camped as well)


Art, Music, Poetry, People, Bikes, brown-bagging it, sleeping on couches!

Music, Movies, and Books

James Morrow
Richard Brautigan
Dan Fonte
David Sedaris books
Dave Eggers
If you meet buddha on the road, kill him!

devil makes three
nick cave
flying luttenbachers
violent femmes
animal collective
electric wizard
mr. gnome
man man
devandra banhart

wayn'es world
dumb and dumber
evil dead
indiana jones
wes anderson, cohen bros, tarantino

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

4 Butt cheeks with matching stick and poke tats, Chicago
New Years in Berlin.
hitchiking through Romania to the Black Sea.
Jumping Cliffs on the Yuba River, California with my wonderful friend
Soaking up the Sahara in Morocco
Being surrounded by stray dogs in Spain

Teach, Learn, Share

I play the saxophone, I sing in a punk band whilst playing drums, I draw, I paint, I sew, i sculpt, I weld, I play the musical saw, I can tattoo a little. i can make a fool of myself for your entertainment.
I worked at a group home helping developmentally disabled adults, thus, I can handle anything you throw at me. Literally, chair, soap dispenser, whatever.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, France, Italy, New Zealand, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Italy, United States

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