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Artist // Professional // Design & Interfaces
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Glass Heroes vs. Villains: Voted in the Glass Heroes vs. Villains Community Battle
Khush: Participated in April Fools' Day 2019
DeviantArt Originals: Participated in April Fools' Day 2018
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Biting Pear of Salamanca: Participated in April Fools' Day 2017
My Bio
 
Hi, I'm Stanley Sy. I'm a graduate of the Art and Art History joint program at University of Toronto and Sheridan College. I work behind-the-scenes designing "stuff" for deviantART.

Most of it involves hand-coding XHTML & CSS for various layouts (such as new events, news or journal entries) around the site. I really enjoy solving usability issues and organizing information for clarity, so it's been a fun, on-going challenge.

I get to work with some pretty talented people such as pachunka (who does most of the cool front-end stuff you see here), levinet (who helps me out a lot), OliverJanoschek (who does all those funky Fella images) and many more.

Previously, I designed deviantART's Minimal skin. I also like to dabble in pixel art. You'll find a few of my little toolbar icons across deviantART.

Favourite Visual Artist
Jim Lee
Favourite Movies
Be With You (Japanese love story)
Favourite TV Shows
Parks and Recreation
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Jars of Clay, Foo Fighters
Favourite Books
Sleeper, Watchmen
Favourite Games
Marvel vs Capcom 2, The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Tools of the Trade
Photoshop and Sublime Text
Other Interests
Web development, pixel-pushing icons

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