October 2003 – December 2006
Art Institute of Seattle
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Media Arts & Animation

  • The Art Institutes Scholarship

Shipped Games:

  • Pirates of the Burning Sea
  • UpperDeck U
  • Bakugan Dimensions
  • (plus 3 unreleased titles)


August 2011 – Present
Globetrotting Artist
Freelance Artist, Photographer, Content Creator, and Blogger

  • Create traditional oil paintings, drawings, digital art, sculptures, arts + crafts, etc. for clients
  • Photograph portraits, products, and events for clients
  • Graphic design for online and offline marketing materials
  • Advertising, public relations, and online marketing through social media
  • Design booth display and setup at events
  • Manage blog to give readers tips for traveling
  • Collaborated with brands such as The Body Shop, TripScout, MVMT, Taos Footwear, Rosefield, Epic, Enchant Christmas, and more to conceptualize, shoot, and edit photos for social media to promote products/awareness
  • Visual category winner in the Lonely Planet YouTube Share Your Adventure Contest
  • Finalist for Pantene’s Labels Against Women #ShineStrong campaign
  • Finalist for Travello’s Ultimate Aussie Adventure
  • Finalist for Airtreks’ Trek the World 2020
  • Top 10 for Pacsafe’s #PacsafeBeMore contest
  • Featured on “40 Asian Travel Bloggers to Inspire Your Next Vacation”
  • Selected to kick-off travel crowdfunding site, Trevolta, with project proposal: “Sketch the World”
  • Selected to co-host #RTWChat on Twitter with BootsnAll Travel to interact and give expert advice to their 60k+ followers

January 2007 – August 2011
Flying Lab Software
UI/Graphic Artist

  • Created 2D and 3D artwork (icons, healthbars, maps, etc) for the user interface
  • Created UI concept art
  • Created banners for advertisements (still images and animated flash ads)
  • Created various web art
  • Redesigned the website for “Pirates of the Burning Sea”
  • Created sail textures for ships
  • Animated motion graphics for trailer/proposal projects
  • Worked at the company booth at PAX 2007 – 2009
  • Selected to be a member of the top secret Fun Committee to bring fun and joy to the company

December 2006
Run Studio
Contract Storyboard Artist

  • Created storyboards for a Microsoft project

June 2006 – December 2006
Flying Lab Software

  • Created icons for the user interface and town sign textures for “Pirates of the Burning Sea”

2005 – 2007
Jefferson Community Center
Contract Graphic Designer

  • Created fliers, postcards, brochures, etc. for various programs

July 2006
Jefferson Community Center
Animation Teacher

  • Taught traditional 2D animation in a group environment and to work as a team to finish a group project



  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom
  • After Effects
  • Sony Vegas
  • Premiere Pro
  • Maya
  • Flash
  • Audacity
  • Photography


  • Pencil
  • Ink
  • Pastel (chalk/oil)
  • Painting (oil/acrylic/goache/watercolor)
  • Sculpture
  • Life Drawing
  • Concept Art
  • Model Sheets
  • Storyboards




Photography Resume


  • Agua Brava
  • BD Homme
  • Cami Anna Lynn
  • Delicate and Layered
  • Ilha Swimwear
  • Kate Kinkle
  • Nune Hov Couture
  • Rene Ropas
  • UNCL
  • Volorean

Fashion Shows

  • Fashion Night at the Wing 2013
  • The Bellevue Collection Fashion Week 2012
  • Vancouver Fashion Week 2012
  • Pink Carpet Project 2012
  • Nordstrom Fall Fashion Show 2011
  • Front Row Fashion Presented by Vogue 2011
  • Rene Ropas Dollhouse Prom 2011
  • Neiman Marcus Fall Runway at FNO 2011
  • Bachelorette Fashion Show 2011
  • Haute Summer Night 2011
  • Seamless in Seattle 2011
  • Seattle Fashion Week 2011
  • Front Row Fashion Presented by Vogue 2010
  • Seattle Fashion Week 2010


  • Fashion Network Seattle
  • Helloindo Magazine
  • Seattle Magazine
  • Northwest Asian Weekly
  • The International Examiner
  • The Seattle Times
  • The Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce


  • Inspire at Voda Studios
  • FNS Launch Event
  • El Diablo