100 Creatives

Phoenix Artist Yai Cecream: 100 Creatives

Phoenix is brimming with creativity. And every other year, we put the spotlight on 100 of the city's creative forces. Leading up to the release of this year's Best of Phoenix issue, we're profiling 100 more. Welcome to the 2014 edition of 100 Creatives. Up today: 34. Yai Cecream.

Yai Cecream's creative process draws on pop culture.

The Phoenix artist cites Alejandro Jodorowsky and Wes Anderson among her favorite filmmakers and says she often watches Adventure Time while drawing. "I could watch the same episode over and over again and still find new things I like I didn't notice before," she says of the Cartoon Network show, "and it also makes me happy and inspires me in many ways."

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Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
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