Ya-Chu Yang (Iris Yang)
Phone: (614) 592-1290
To combine knowledge gained from work experiences and education to become a better-equipped designer.
Columbus College of Arts and Design Columbus, OH
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design
August 2013 - Present
Tokyo Designer Gakuin College Tokyo, Japan
Associate Degree in Video Game Design Graduated 2011
Fu-Hsin Trade and Art School Taipei, Taiwan
High School Diploma Graduated 2007
Fayan Ritz Wedding Taipei, Taiwan (Cincinnati, OH)
Photo Editor July 2012-August 2013
-Edited Cosplay photos taken by the photographers of the company.
-Edited wedding photos taken by the photographers.
-Published book on how to use Photoshop to create effects (See Publication Section)
iMix Studio Taipei, Taiwan
Photo Editor & Organizer January 2012 - July 2012
-Edited photos of models, clothes, jewelries, handbags, and fashion accessories.
-Organized the photos and titles for commercialized use of the website.
LightFocus Taipei, Taiwan
Industrial Designer May 2011
-One-time collaboration with this organization, designing poster ads for the National Palace Museum in
-Designed cover for a book about Buddhism published by the company (See Publication Section).
Da-Yung Kindergarten Taipei, Taiwan
Art Instructor March 2011 - October 2011
-Taught kids the basics of drawing and painting.
有限会社 テイーエムエヌ(DigiPark Inc.) Tokyo, Japan
Video Game Designer August 2010 - March 2011
-Designed characters for Japanese Pachinko and Slot Machines.
-Practiced designing smart phone games ranging from story line to game design to game mechanisms.
-Writing marketing plans for projects.
National Lan-Yang Girls' Senior High School Taipei, Taiwan
Comic Club Instructor July 2007 - January 2008
-Taught the students how to draw comics and organize their thoughts into a professional manner.
Yang, Ya-Chu (Hai Kui). Devil May Cry 4: Blood's Memory. Taipei, Taiwan: Qian Ye Printing, 2007. Print.
-This was a comic that I drew, inspired by the Devil May Cry series of comics. At the time, there were
three comics produced by that company, and I drew my comic based on my perception on how the
story would turn out in the series. I printed about 300 books, sold 100 of them in Taiwan and 200 in
the United States.
Chang, Hao Cheng, Master YALA's Fantasy World - Themed Portrait Techniques. Taipei, Taiwan:
Sharp Point Publishing, 2013. Print.
-In this piece of work, I worked with one of the most famous photographer in Taiwan. He asked me to
edit some of his COSPLAY pictures and published it in his book that taught people how to take
photographs and edit them.
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign,
Adobe After Effects, Corel Painter, Adobe Flash, 3D Max, Kaledo Print
Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel),
Apple Mac OS
English, Chinese Mandarin, Taiwanese Hokkien (Taiwanese Mandarin), Japanese