Tiffany Hayashi is an artist specializing in mobile games based in Los Angeles, California.
In 2014, she interned at ThatGameCompany and worked on their first mobile game, Sky: Children of the Light. A year later, she graduated from Art Center College of Design as the valedictorian. She is currently employed Walt Disney Games.
In her spare time, she hosts art streams on her Twitch channel and goes by the online moniker of "PurpleAlmonds".
Worked closely with internal communications managers Erin Fan and Sarah Irvin to illustrate a cover page for a cookbook.
Worked closely with community manager Kyle Redington and interior design manager Krystle Louie to create three murals for the cafe and dish drop areas of the new Twitch HQ.
Art Intern (2014)
Worked with art director “Jacky” Ke Jiang, creative director Jenova Chen, and production artist Yui Tanabe to produce screenshot paintovers, character designs, and environment concept art during early development for Sky: Children of The Light. Created the original concept which later inspired the final logo design for the game.
Walt Disney Games
Worked in the pre-production, production, and post-production of various mobile, console, and computer games in collaboration with in–house producers, game designers, writers, and art leads; as well as representatives from various external developers.
Art production tasks include but not limited to generating UI assets, mockups, and flow charts; character and environment concepts; marketing images such as app icons, key art, screenshots, and logo designs; and providing both drawn and written feedback for assets created by external vendors.
Art lead tasks involve attending regular sync–up meetings with external developers around the globe; working closely with producers and franchise owners to facilitate art asset tracking and approval pipeline; and researching for and creating art direction documents.
Affiliate Streamer (2017–Present)
Part–time art streamer on Twitch. Created custom emotes, loyalty badges, stream overlays, panels, and promo images; maintained a steady queue of content; utilized OBS Studio and its associated plugins; and leveraged various stream bots to enhance the streaming experience.
Art Center College of Design
Bachelor of Fine Art in Illustration - Entertainment Art
Valedictorian Graduating with Distinction GPA 3.96
Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Illustrator | Adobe InDesign | Google Sketchup | OBS Studio | JIRA | Trello | Airtable
Maya | Adobe Premiere
English | Mandarin
PROJECTS OF NOTE
Sea of Thieves - A Pirate's Life (2021) - Art Lead
Vodafone Neo (2021) - Background Artist
Garmin Vivofit Jr (2020) - Art Lead
Toy Story Drop (2020) - Art Lead
Disney Princess Majestic Quest (2020) - Art Lead
Frozen Adventures (2019) - Art Lead
Incredibles 2 Stickers (2018) - Art Lead
Sorcerer's Arena (2018) - Artist
Disney Heroes: Battle Mode (2018) - Artist
Thor Ragnarok Sticker (2017) - Art Lead
Lenovo Star Wars Jedi Challenges (2017) - Artist
Star Wars Puzzle Droids (2017) - Artist
Cars Lighting League (2017) - Marketing Artist
Marvel End Time Arena (2017) - Artist
Frozen Free Fall Icy Shot (2016) - Artist
Cinderella Free Fall (2015) - Art Intern
Frozen Free Fall (2015) - Art Intern
Sky: Children of Light (2013) - Art Intern