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Shiyi yu
Shiyi yu
Character Concept Artist // Mix media
New York City, United States

Summary

@shiyi.art on Instagram。

Hi there! I am a sophomore Illustration student at the Fashion Institute of Technology and am pursuing a Bachelor of Illustration degree, graduating in May 2024. I am a hardworking and detail-oriented individual experienced in procreate, photoshop, watercolor, water-mixable paints, and Graphic design. I have great communication skills and experience working as a team. I will make sure to collaborate with art directors and create the best outcome. I have many years of experience working with Procreate, and knowledge of traditional art skills. I will make great use of my skills and produce the characters you are looking for. I am fluent in both Chinese and English and able to create concept stories and translations. I am currently looking for Concept Artist and Character Design projects, so please reach out if you or someone you know is hiring. I would very much like to connect with you!

Skills

Digital PaintingPaintingwatercolor

Software proficiency

Procreate
Procreate

Experience

  • Americorps Intern at Americorp vista
    New York City, United States of America
    June 2021 - Present

    -Manage original creation and update social media platforms daily. Collaborate with Volunteers to promote and spread company ideas.

    -Phone Banking, Canvassing, heavy Lifting, Organizing Daily.

  • Freelance Pencil/ink Portrait Artist/ Illustrator at Freelance Pencil/ink Portrait Artist/ Illustrator
    New York City, United States of America
    July 2019 - Present

    -Illustrating for various clients.

  • Freelance watercolor Concept Artist/ Illustrator at Freelance watercolor Concept Artist/ Illustrator
    New York , United States of America
    April 2016 - Present

    -Illustrating for personal projects

    -Illustrating for various clients.

  • Story Illustrator at Writers of the Future
    Los Angeles Metropolitan Area, United States of America
    December 2020 - March 2021

    -Collaborate with Art Director and editors to create Story Illustrations.

    -Communicating with art director and editor to create an illustration.