Biography


Yea Gyeong (Rachel) Cho


I'm Rachel, a Korean illustrator from Manhattan, New York.
Realizing how much hard work and creativity went into every process, it only pushed me to further my passion of the Illustration.
My interest in stylistic watercolor painting and oriental illustration shows me whole different level of Art world.
Embracing the everlasting beauty in the works of da Vinci and Michelangelo, and the level of dramatics expressed through their masterpieces, has brought me to profoundly boost crossover medium. I can easily adapt to new digital medium.
Fashion has influenced my interest in stylistic illustration and to becoming a better creative. Through these outlets, I wish to continue doing what I love, being connected, and learning from the masters.


  • Education
School of Visual Art, New York, NY
-Bachelor of Arts in Illustration, Dean's List 2017-2018

University of Han Sung, South Korea
-Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design, Work-Abroad Scholarship Award

  • Skills
Final Cut pro, Sketch, Balsamiq, In vision
Adobe suites (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, After effect, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver )
Traditional Art drawing & Painting (Studied with Former Family Guy Animator, Water Lee)
Pattern Making for Clothes (Certified)
Social Marketing & Business presentation (Took classes)

  • Languages
Korean (Native)
Japanese

  • Awards
2018 Group exhibition on March (NY, NY)
2017 Honoring African Heritage exhibit art work at ISO (SVA,NY)
2016 Hope Art competition, a finalist and awarded small group exhibition (SVA, NY)
2015 Best Styling in Campus Style Icon Magazine/website (Han Sung Univ, Korea)
2014 Outdoor fashion illustration contest ,Third Place(Fashion Design Association, Korea)

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Biography