Journal

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

Zoom – Photoshoot, bike, and rainbow(s)

Cody's in an art class. And it's that time of the course where the instructor would like the students to express their creativity and paint anything they want (or I assumed).It's a no brainer - He loves his bike, but what he loves even more...

Family Day – Bae & Ant’s Arrival

Bae's my second sister and Ant's the brother-in-law. They came by 2 weeks ago for a mini vacation while spending the New Year with the fam. Parents were happy. I can barely recall the last time my family all got together. Someone's always outside the...

TIZ’S Upcoming Fashion Show

Invited by Student Fashion Association, TIZ will be showing our series 1's on the walkway. Here's the info about the event if you wanted to swing by:Time: 03-07-2010, Sunday. Door open at 630, show starts at 715Place: The Grad. 805 Russell Blvd.Tickets: Presale:5, Front Row:10,...

Michelle’s 22nd

Denial's not the solution. Michelle's bday was right after mine, on the 23rd. Dinner at ChouChou - affordable and delectable French cuisine. (about 20 bucks/entree)It was a rather small place, but great atmosphere with welcoming staffs.and pardon the dark lighting - part of my head...

Officially registered for Triathlon

I just paid 65 bucks(with processing fee?!) for an event that's gana make me sweat like there's no tomorrow. Worth it.-Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra websitehttp://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

Boston University – VSA design process

Collaboration with the BUVSA. I was asked to design their day-to-day club tee - sounds like fun. The club wanted elements that can link the audience directly to the Vietnamese culture. They provided me their logo, as well as pictures that comprise distinct features of...

The Giveaway Winners.

Congrats on the winners - I'll be shooting you an email soon! Thank you all for participating.Sticker Pack Winners:Jessica Jiang Davidson ChiaBruce LamJulia TachibanaDennis GuJenniferDanny(cyborg1337)Jane(friendliestghost)Sean(seanina541)martin(06tapallaM)Justine(jaysteeez)Karen Trinhkarl san luisJose SantosDavid ZhaoVivian NguyenJanel(janelverzon)Shirt Winners:Brian Jnatasha wuNelson(seast.lozano)Cathie(xaddiccshun)Angela(bbyxangelaa)-Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra websitehttp://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

The 22nd Birthday..

Animation's an eye catcher. Feb 22nd's my birthday. I just turned 22. Temüjin became Genghis Khan when he was 21.Well, good for him.21's often the epic birthday age when people fill themselves with alcohol. I did, totally shit faced, but it certainly wasn't as incredible...

Alameda Science & Tech Institute Design Process

This happened awhile back. ASTI (Alameda Science & Technology Institute) is a small scale early college high school preping students with appropriate curricular to push them off into universities.  TIZ was asked to design their senior class shirts - for class of 2010. Right off...