Hi I'm Jenny and I draw and other stuff
I’m Jenny Yu, 19 year old illustration student studying at CSULB. I also do stuff sometimes over at Mochi Mag
This is a place where you can watch me try to be an artist and person kind of
What materials do you use?
Micron pens (005, 01, 03, 05, 08; Brand: Artist’s Loft/Sakura) and graphite
Pentel brush pen
Strathmore drawing/sketchbook paper, Strathmore Bristol paper, moleskine
Where are you from?
Long Beach, CA
Favorite artists on tumblr?
Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
The Crack-Up by F.Scott Fitzgerald
The Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut
Blankets by Craig Thompson
Maus I and II by Art Spiegelman
Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
The Storytelling Animal: Jonathan Gottschall
Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
Ask the Dust by John Fante
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Dreamtigers by Jorge Luis Borges
Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann/Kerascoet
this is outdated
Where do you draw inspiration from?
people, places, things, the weird way we all exist
How much art training do you have?
during high school, not much. watched a bunch of youtube tutorial videos and took one-shot private classes and worked off that
right now I’m taking grown-up art classes at college because I am a grown-up (not really)
What does charleskinbote mean?
He’s a character from Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
Tips for growing artists?
and work hard