Yachiyo Youlin has been an Interior Designer, Architectural Illustrator, and Educator and practiced Hospitality Design for the Four Seasons, Fairmont , Grand Floridian Hotels and Palm Desert Custom Homes for 25 years.
What classes do you teach?
Sketching Techniques I and II, and Marker Techniques.
Do you have a philosophy about teaching?
The art of sketching is an expression of a style or technique of freehand drawing. It is a skill generally learned by drawing what you see, relying on the development of hand/eye coordination. Can sketching skills be learned? The answer is YES! If you have a desire to learn and a willingness to practice, practice, practice which are the keys to success. It is a necessary foundation skill for the development of design to complement computer-aided activities.
Yachiyo Youlin is an Outstanding Faculty Award winner, an award given by the student body to outstanding faculty members.