Journal

Behind-the-scenes, project research, new ideas, and trip snippets.

The Imaginary Zebra on Instragram

I'm onto it now. and I like it.A picture is worth a thousand words; twitter only gives you 140 characters (On average 30 words?) It's clear which one's got the leverage.Here are a few photos I took recently.I like the square format.Now I can shift...

Vans OTW – Woessner – Review

Maybe it's about time for some new shoes.I've once gone through a phase of customizing my kicks for that "breakneck" factor. Today, I see shoes as a subtle addition to the outfit - a piece that's plain and simple. Guess I'm still a t-shirt-focus kinda...

BonesBall – Identity Design Process

Founded by Barry Orms, former professional basketball player, BonesBall's an online platform that provides an educated perspective to sports issues and topics. Their objective is to show how sports can be a metaphor for life. I was asked to redesign their identity for the recent...

The Drive

Steve Jobs' passed has made an impact to socialsphere. Phrases on "passion," "innovation," "do what you believe in" have been circulating across the web. Not only do the those clips show a sign of remembrance, it's a reminder of how one man's drive for greatness can actually...

LA Meet Up – Kerry & Steve

Just this summer, Kerry, a mutual friend of Yen's, and Steve (both creatives) moved drove all the waaaaayyy down from Chicago to start a new chapter of their lives. Kerry's doing grad program on film in USC, while Steve's taking on freelance in the field of animation....

Mindy’s 24th

↑Thanks to Marvin, Mindy's ready to kick start her birthday party.Mindy had her big 24 last week! She gathered up all her friends and had the celebration at Benihanas, a place with skilled chefs, mountain full of hungry people, and long lines (even with reservation.)...

LA Art Walk

Nope, I'm not in LA, nor was I the past two weeks. Yes, I am, indeed, still making up the posts that I had from LA since three weeks ago (shame.) Although, my blog's meant to fill you in with current news and these are...

Sticker Pack v3 – Now Available!

Consists of 4 different stickers, version 3 sticker pack's now out!It's rather common for brands to put out simple banner stickers ( including myself ). Although iconic, it always seem as if it lacks a bit personality. This time around, I decided to geek it...

International Secret Agents – Bay Area.

Invited by Dan from afterschoolspecial, Michelle and I went down to San Jose this past weekend for "International Secret Agents" (ISA,) an annual music + film + dance event founded by Wong Fu Productions and Far East Movement.It was my first time, so I had...

LA – Get my grub on.

Turn out, it's a horrible idea to draft up a food post before grocery shopping.Since I'm already behind on filling you guys in on my trip down to LA that I made a couple weeks ago, I thought I'd reorganized the photos and post them...