Carolyn Kao
designer + illustrator


Carolyn is a designer and illustrator.

She is a product designer at 23andMe where she designs for web and mobile (and pen tools Neanderthal skulls once in a blue moon). According to her 23andMe results, she is 100% Chinese, has sprinter muscles and not likely to have a unibrow. After work, she works on freelance branding projects for startups and loves to draw

In her free time she hikes short distances for great views, goes on food-motivated adventures and writes stories. 

Need branding work or an app design for your startup? Want a commissioned portrait of your pet corgi posing elegantly on a velvet couch? For inquiries large and small send Carolyn a note! She would love to hear from you.


Drop Carolyn a note! She loves mail.

Drop Carolyn a note! She loves mail.