Anna Ya Qi Xuan graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with a BFA in Illustration, and is current earning her Master of Digital Media at the Centre for Digital Media in Vancouver, Canada. Through her education, Anna gained experience with visual development for entertainment media as well as fine art techniques. She creates artwork in many different mediums ranging from digital programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Maya, and ZBrush, to traditional methods such as watercolour, oils, gouache, and bookbinding.
Driven by her love of stories, Anna pursued art to learn how to become a compelling storyteller. She has gained experience with more traditional linear forms of narrative through her Illustration degree but she now interested in exploring the potential for new forms of stories created by digital mediums.