Owner & Director
Alisa has a wide arts background in the disciplines of fine art, graphic design, and stage design. She received her BFA from the Academy of Art University, where she studied graphic design, and a foundation of art, painting, printmaking, and book arts. She has been painting and designing professionally for over 12 years. She has 15 years of experience working with children, and is passionate about teaching and sharing creativity with them!
She’s also the founder of Bay Area-based design studio, Yes Design Shop, and over the years, has created pieces for many clients including Google, Coca-Cola, and Intel. She’s also collaborated with Bay Area dance studio, Firebird Dance Studio, creating their sets, lighting, and stage design for over 12 years. Alisa has received many awards for her work, including multiple Creativity International Awards, American Graphic Design Awards, and HOW International Awards. Her work has been published in GDUSA and HOW Magazines.
And she's also a mom of two, who loves making art and having fun with kids.