Irfan Yang is a Creative Professional who works across multiple fields, as well as wearing the hat of an Illustrator, with a total of five years of experience under his belt.
After graduating from Digital Animation in Nanyang Polytechnic, he started out in the workforce in Architecture, and Educational Editorial for a time. Following this stint during an existential period, he made the leap into the tumultuous world of Freelance, and has since worked primarily under his own banner, having done work for various clientele in branding design as well as design for publications.
He has also taught secondary schools in creative fields as a part-time instructor in various digital media, assisting in coaching for Elective Modules.
As an artist, he’s gained a following online on Facebook and Instagram which boasts a combined 7000+ followers and fans from all over the globe.
He works primarily in Traditional handdrawn illustrations using store-bought pens and marker rendering as well as Photoshop for digital colours. His tools of the trade are Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop, with a dabble of Premiere for video editing and Lightroom for pictures.
As a designer he has helped execute some of the most eye-catching and relevant branding designs for his clients which include The Dorsal Effect, an ecotourism nonprofit based in Lombok, along with The Action Plan Pte Ltd, a high-end branding agency, where he collaborated as their Creative Projects Manager.
His education has continued in User Interface and Design where he has earned Certification from the University of Minnesota.
He currently is keeping his creative juices in flow by taking on all sorts of creative projects such as laser engraved keychains for his horoscope designs, as well as designing user interfaces and illustrations for an upcoming crowdfunded game.
He intends to launch and publish his first Fantasy Colouring Book for grown-ups and publishes articles relating to his experiences as an artist in Singapore on Medium dot com.
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Lightroom
Architectural Photoshop Artist, Assistant Editor, Part-Time Digital Media Trainer, Freelance Since 2013
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