Luyao(Loulou) Yan
Your Hidden Friends

Children's Publishing

Un-commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
The motion piece is about a little boy who is afraid of turning the lights off when he goes to bed, but then he overcomes his fear. I want this piece to help relieve kids of some of their fears of the dark, ghosts, and the unknown.

How was the illustration used:
It's a short 2D animation talks about kid's little fear. It's also my thesis work in school.

How did you make this work:
It's a short 2D animation done with photoshop and After Effects.

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School of Visual Arts
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I'm a fresh graduate in 2020 who is majoring in illustration and motion graphics. Currently, I'm an Illustrator and Animator based in New York. My work is my passion, nurtured with care, and high regard for feelings and details.