California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; BS in Graphic Communications
English, some Vietnamese
Vanessa spent most of her life in Ventura County, near the beach and marine air. Although she never really went to the beach much, she did enjoy playing around with computer graphics at a young age, namely customizing xanga blog layouts. In the present day, she spends most of her time with her family, crocheting or doing calligraphy.
As technology advances further each day, the line between virtual and reality is getting more blurred. Ideally, I still need the tangibility of the real world. I believe that the web and technology should be the bridge but not a replacement.
Washi tape, yarn, fountain pens, vintage coffee mugs, thrift stores
Traffic, super artificial cheese flavoring, hot weather
Issuu, Instagram, Raverly
Modest Mouse, Phil Collins, Jens Lekman, Kings of Convenience, Say Hi, Metronomy, Talking Heads
Kubo, Rover, Roman Holiday, The Peanuts Movie
The Phantom Tollbooth, The Giver, My Antonia