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Full name

Cheryl Young

Title

Freelance Illustrator

Location

Hong Kong

Biography

Cheryl Young is a Hong Kong freelance artist with a love of drawing hamsters in backgrounds. A lot.
While their profession lies in illustration, games, and comics, they've also worked with Disney and Dark Horse Comics.

Experience

Creative Design Assistant

Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong · January 2019 – June 2019

Intern

Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific Inc.

Hong Kong · September 2018 – December 2018

Freelance Illustrator

Self Employed

· 2014 – Present

Volunteer Illustrator

UNICEF

Hong Kong · June 2017 – Present

Server Artist

Mineplex

· 2015 – 2018

Server Artist

Desteria

· 2017 – 2018

Contracted server illustrations.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts – Sequential Art

Savannah College of Art and Design

Hong Kong · 2014 – 2017

Awards
2016 2nd Place Finalist , Disney Imagineering Hong Kong
2015 Dean’s List Honours , Savannah College of Art & Design
2012 Silver Award , Hong Kong Award for Young People
Exhibitions
Dec 2017 Wanderlust Anthology (Group), Kickstarter, Online
Successfully published on Kickstarter, an anthology of myths re-imagined through illustrations, comics, and prose. 4 page comic submission.
Nov 2017 Pokemon Traveller Zine (Group), Online
Published among 60 other artists, a zine focused on the routes of the main games of Pokémon. Environment illustration submission.
Specialties

Illustration, Concept Art, Comics, Storyboarding, Sequential Scripting, Graphic Design

Skills

Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Paint Tool SAI, Clip Studio EX 5, Google Sketchup, Maya Autodesk

Elsewhere