"I like making people happy. I like making people smile. So a lot of the stuff I make I give to other people, that’s why I don’t have a lot of it physically. "
“Personally, I don’t feel like anybody’s art is bad or anybody’s is a failure.”
“Yeah; kids are really inspiring because they’re not afraid of failure.”
"Especially with teens we are scared of people judging us. "
"I think I just want to acknowledge that art is a super personal thing and that it’s difficult to please others with what you create."
Mushu talked more than Mulan.
"I feel like Tacoma is on the right track to being inclusive and caring about our art. It’s only going to get better from here."
"When you get on stage and you let everything go. You’re just trying to be as vulnerable as you can to whoever is out there and try to connect with them."
"If you have an idea, take action with it. It can be difficult, but there's so many other kids with your same position."
"In the long run, I want to inspire others the way others inspired me because a lot of my art is a combination of other peoples art. "