She had grown up loving manga, and watching anime is one of her earliest memories, but for the most part, Americans had yet to embrace many elements of Asian culture. Throughout the years, Yaya has built a very successful business within in the cosplay community. Prior to this however, she moved around quite a lot. Now you have the option of printing select Butterick, Kwik Sew and McCall's patterns, instead of them being mailed to you. Citizenship Occupation , model and Modeling information Height 5 ft 1 in 155 cm Hair color black Eye color light brown Website Yaya Han is a Chinese—American , model and costume designer based in the United States.
Yaya Han spoke to use about her life, love of cosplay, career, and burgeoning business. She honed her skills to the point where she became a fixture and fan favorite on the convention circuit, renowned for her designs and her ability to wear them. I was born in China in 1980 as an only child. No money was exchanged and the video was done purely with the appreciation of the people in the video and appreciation for the respective artist as a fan.
It's about understanding the effort that went into the costume and not missing a detail. She currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. We just want to see the person that is most deserving. She is a regular judge at cosplay competitions. Archived from on 16 September 2002.
This was largely due to the fact that she lacked both the funds and resources to take formal classes in costume design or fashion. Because of this, Yaya credits her persistence in spite of repeated failures, for teaching herself costume creation. Han was featured on the channel's , and has appeared as a guest judge on the multiple times. This led her to quickly become interested in the very heart and soul of costume making. A brand new line of specialty fabrics, made just for cosplay designers! She lists her passions as musicals, ancient cultures, cars, art, spicy food, theatre, cats, animals in general, photography, fashion, and makeup. If you finish even the inside of your costume, I don't want to miss that, because that took extra effort.
Their genres include comic books. Yaya Han Bio Yaya Han was born on the 10th of April which makes her an Aries. The Making Of for the Axe is next! She's like a fashion icon. For more information about printable patterns, please visit our. This was a beast of a costume to make! Known for her lavish and intricate creations, Yaya has won numerous awards and has received nationwide acclaim. This is not a chronological video based on a timeline, because I worked on all the pieces in random order, and really took my time with this costume, as a true pleasure project.
. To date, Yaya has made approximately 300 costumes. She has been invited to appear as a Guest, Performer, Judge, Panelist, and Host to over 100 conventions and other events held all over the world. In the world of cosplay, Yaya Han is one of the biggest celebrities. After placing your order, you'll receive a link to print the patterns yourself.
My long Camilla Costume Progress video is done! This is basically one of her concert outfits. But it's one of my favorite Macross series, and Sheryl is one of my favorite characters of all time. Save time and money—print it yourself! This one features Yaya Han. Special Thanks to Yaya Han for collaborating with me over the years! Now, Han rarely enters cosplay competitions, but she still demonstrates her craft at conventions and is also a judge for this year's C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay. Yaya has always had the gift of being artistic, especially when it comes to pen and ink illustrations. Her campaign for creativity that has lasted over 10 years is definitely one of the factors that have helped raise Cosplay to the standards we know and love today.
She is of Chinese descent, but she grew up in Germany. Archived from on 1 January 2004. Due to her enthusiasm, hard work, and unmatched passion, Yaya has been an integral part of the reason that Cosplay has gained both respect and integrity as an artform in the fandom world and art communities. I love the durability and comfort level of armor made with this technique, but beware that it is a slow process.
Yaya was first introduced to the unique creative pastime of cosplay back in 1999 when she was a young fan at Anime Expo. She has also lived in: Guang Zhou, China; Xian, China; Wiesbaden, Germany; Las Vegas, Nevada, and Tucson, Arizona. She's a singer and very confident. This is part 1 to a showcase series that will feature various Cosplayers that I have worked with over the last 6 years.