Life of Grace

Grace has a big heart for people and places. She is dedicated to bringing joy and making a great impact in the world.

Fun Facts:

1. Grace's last name Xiong means Bear. She is a happy California bear who lives in San Francisco Bay area. 

2. Grace has a dog named: Baby polar bear. 

3. Grace started to design at a young age by playing and making video games, and she won her first computer design-related award at age 9. 

4. Grace had studied and traveled to 7 different countries in Asia, Europe, Africa, and mostly in America.

 

5. Grace is an extrovert. She speaks English, Mandarin, and Korean. She is now learning Spanish and German and dreaming about traveling to Spain. 

6. Grace had made short films in the entertainment industry and had featured on Apple TV.

7. Grace was a young dancer in the 2018 Beijing Olympics, a youth representative at the United Nations in 2010. I had also represented the City of Palo Alto on the stage of Miss California USA 2021 in Los Angeles. 

8. Grace loves nature and music videos.

Favorite Design Apps

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Figma
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Sketch
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Adobe Illustrator
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 Adobe Photoshop
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Origami
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Invision
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 Adobe XD
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After Effect
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Premiere pro
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Protopie
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Keynote

Influences

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Grace's Design Process

Design thinking is a positive circle of making crafting a product until it becomes a masterpiece!

UX Foundation 101

Grace is a part-time instructor and a mentor at DevX Development school.

Her students range from K12 to Adults groups. 

My goal

The most enjoyable thing in the world for me is to design an experience which makes users more productive, happy, and able to accomplish their goals. This is who I am: a UX/Visual designer :) !

Branding

Design to persuade, to change an audience's mind and behavior. To increase the awareness and to build up your brand trust through delivery a consistent message and tone every time your audience sees you.

*Slides from to Shachar Meron

 

Inspirations

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1.Think

2. Read

3. Create 

4. Cultivate