Calrin Yam

About Us

I am a New York City based graphic designer, illustrator, artist, and creative thinker.

For a more thorough understanding about who I am, please continue reading.

Questions & Answers

  1. What are your strengths?
    When it comes to design my strengths lies in creating layouts and illustrations which are helpful in packaging design and typographical work.

  2. What are your weaknesses?
    My weakness is wanting to do everything all at once, which can cause me to be easily distracted. To fix that, I keep a schedule of all my projects so that I can prioritize and stay focus.

  3. What is your design process?
    My design process begins with writing down the problem. Sometimes I will do a little bit of research before I draft out some ideas on pencil and paper. When I have a solid idea, I will present my ideas to the client for their review. After I get a clear idea of what they want, and if there are no more revisions I will move forward to complete the project.

  4. What have you learned from your mistakes as a designer?
    As a designer, I learned is that you should always ask a lot of questions and provide early examples of your ideas to avoid mistake.