Profile

Cover photo
Jessica Yang
Attended Yale University
Lives in Singapore
2,915 followers|124,196 views
AboutPostsPhotos+1'sReviews
People
Have her in circles
2,915 people
Order Food and Groceries Online's profile photo
Lyric Music (ML)'s profile photo
HsiaoChien Huang's profile photo
Brandon Sherrod's profile photo
Zach Double's profile photo
Custom Apparel's profile photo
wan denny's profile photo
jy wong's profile photo
Phil Dragash's profile photo
Communities
4 communities
Education
  • Yale University
    Computer Science, among other things, 2012 - 2016
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Story
Tagline
illustrator/techie/designer/ux
Introduction
Hi! I'm a student, illustrator, programmer and UX/visual designer.

Can I commission some art?

Absolutely! Send me a message and we'll figure something out. Portfolio on my website.

Proudly Part Of:

Bragging rights
is alive, plays the piano, sings, knows Photoshop and is not afraid to use it!
Work
Occupation
the pursuit of knowledge, art and a better world
Skills
drawing, painting, illustration, user experience, programming, C, html, css, web development, Python, R, writing, music performance
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Singapore
Previously
New Haven, CT
Contact Information
Home
Email

Stream

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
This post is largely a copy of a critique I posted on Facebook of the “Manual Tea Maker No 1”, a “modern” take on the gaiwan (a tea brewing device invented in the Ming dynasty) that I and several others found immensely irritating. Here’s the campaign…
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
I have started a list of German language resources that I have encountered or used in my language-learning studies. This may eventually devolve into simply a collection of links to German-language material, but I think that such a list would still be…
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
My desktop, five minutes ago. Bugs and rough edges (of which there are still many! remember to run Windows Update!) aside, I’m very impressed. It just feels nice to use. It definitely doesn’t hurt that I’m running this OS on the hardware it was designed…
My desktop, five minutes ago. Bugs and rough edges (of which there are still many! remember to run Windows Update!) aside, I'm very impressed. It just feels nice to use. It definitely doesn't hurt ...
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
How to put Facebook Messenger into a window on its own

Hello, blog. It’s been a while and I have lots to write about, including several posts about the new but ill-fitting pride of my life, a 1971 Raleigh Sports 3-speed bicycle that I will sadly have to sell at some point. I am also overwhelmed by schoolwork…
Hello, blog. It's been a while and I have lots to write about, including several posts about the new but ill-fitting pride of my life, a 1971 Raleigh Sports 3-speed bicycle that I will sadly have t...
1
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Please, would it be possible to re-upload this video? This is the best performance of this beautiful piece on YouTube in my opinion, marred only by the terrible sound quality!
 ·  Translate

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
The lower bound of human sketching ability

Speaking of adding more pictures to this blog, here are a couple of choice figures from a computer graphics paper I read recently [1] that had me giggling out loud at my computer screen at 2am. In it the authors describe a system for classifying sketches…
Speaking of adding more pictures to this blog, here are a couple of choice figures from a computer graphics paper I read recently [1] that had me giggling out loud at my computer screen at 2am. In ...
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Superb!
Have her in circles
2,915 people
Order Food and Groceries Online's profile photo
Lyric Music (ML)'s profile photo
HsiaoChien Huang's profile photo
Brandon Sherrod's profile photo
Zach Double's profile photo
Custom Apparel's profile photo
wan denny's profile photo
jy wong's profile photo
Phil Dragash's profile photo

Communities

4 communities

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
I recently finally took the plunge and purchased a few tubes of casein paint, of which James Gurney is a fan, after practically a year of “I really shouldn’t be buying paints since I get to touch them so rarely” deliberation. In a bout of overly frugal…
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
If you're still on G+, you're probably going to like this. Another alternative social network, this time one that promises to compensate you for the revenue you generate for them.
2
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
Yale affiliates! The devs are hiring!

(Poster #design by me. Pic via Unsplash.)
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
      Did you know that if you opt into Google location services on your Android phone (I’m sure Apple/iOS do something similar) you can view a map of all the places you – or rather, your phone – has been using the Google Location History tool? Since a…
      Did you know that if you opt into Google location services on your Android phone (I'm sure Apple/iOS do something similar) you can view a map of all the places you - or rather,...
1
Add a comment...

Jessica Yang

Shared publicly  - 
 
My first coffee shop sketch

This blog needs more pictures, so here’s a sketch I did in a coffee shop today – my first.
This blog needs more pictures, so here's a sketch I did in a coffee shop today - my first.
4
Phil Dragash's profile photo
 
great work!
Add a comment...
Jessica Yang's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Riding a Coaster Brake-Only Bike
lovelybike.blogspot.com

I like coaster brakes on city bikes and I am very comfortable using them. My preferred transportation bike set-up is to have a coaster brake

Slide Show: Murmurs by Richard Barnes
www.newyorker.com

The photographer was inspired by the dynamic displays of Rome’s starling flocks, known as murmurations.

Egypt’s tragedy
www.economist.com

WHEN Muhammad Morsi was elected president of Egypt a year ago, this newspaper was wary. As fervent supporters of liberal democracy, we are u

Leise, leise - Lokomotor
www.youtube.com

Music Video for Lokomotor's new song "Leise, leise" Script, camera, postproduction: Maria Siebenhaar Mirja Kofler in cooperation with HM Mün

NoteSlate /// intuitively simple monochrome paper alike tablet device
www.noteslate.com

newsletter 1-bit gallery Facebook page Twitter. NotesLate tablet product family consists from 5 different color types of NoteSlate device. T

+1 spelling conventions : +1's - Google+ Help
www.google.com

+1's. About the +1 button; +1's in the stream; +1 annotations on the web; Social connections and +1's; The +1's tab; +1 on n

Fashion week, explained.
www.slate.com

This year, as New York's annual fashion week rolled around, the Slate staff found that the event leaves many of us perplexed: Just what is f

YouTube - Ravel - Jeux d'eau
www.youtube.com

Create AccountSign In. Home. BrowseUpload. Hey there, this is not a commercial interruption. You're using an outdated browser, which You

Acid trip 1
www.cowboybooks.com.au

e. Nine drawings. These 9 drawings were done by an artist under the influence of LSD -- part of a test conducted by the US government during

YouTube - Vytautas Miskinis: Gloria - Entrevoces , Havana, Cuba; Dir...
www.youtube.com

Create AccountSign In. Home. BrowseUpload. Hey there, this is not a commercial interruption. You're using an outdated browser, which You

40 Ways to Let Go and Feel Less Pain | Tiny Buddha
tinybuddha.com

by Lori Deschene Eckhart Tolle believes we create and maintain problems because they give us a sense of identity. Perhaps this explains why

Ancient, Modern and Far Far Away | Architecture for Breakfast
architectureforbreakfast.com

It's seven in the morning. I turn off my alarm clock and stumble to the kitchen to make myself a cup of coffee chocolate. On my left, th

frozen sea
8tracks.com

[8tracks; 78 minutes] [photo: matthewturley] [short film - Light is calling architecture - John Pawson film - Persona, Harakiri]

30+ Examples of Cisgender Privilege
itspronouncedmetrosexual.com

Cisgender privileges are benefits of having a biological sex that aligns with your gender identity. This is a list of some of the privilege

Mark Swartzentruber, Debussy Toccata
www.youtube.com

Mark Swartzentruber plays Debussy Toccata from Pour le piano

At Twitter, The Future is You!
www.youtube.com

#hackweek project: make the best/worst recruiting video of all time. Done. http://www.twitter.com/jobs @jointheflock

Illustration Fixation: Snow White and Rose Red - process
illustrationfixation.blogspot.com

THUMBNAILS You know the drill... just get your ideas down. Don't question them at this stage, just get them down and assess later. If on