1. Who are you and what do you do?
I am Donglin Zhang and I do school. Yes, school.
2. What's the origin of your artist name?
Its origins are Chinese. I was born in China, and the meaning of my name is Winter Jade.
3. 3. What has been your biggest challenge with your art so far?
So far, I am not much of an artist. I hope to create more art, more inspiration, more stuff. Artsy fartsty stuff.
4. Who or what is your biggest influence?
My biggest influence is probably mi mama.
5. What is your wildest story?
My wildest story huh… Well, when I first came to the states, I did not speak English and during class when I had to use the potty room, I did not know how to say “may I use the bathroom?” Instead, I said “I pee?” Then, you know how when just learn something and you think you should add to it as much as you can to make it better? Yeah… My phrase soon became “I am pee?” Yep… Don’t worry, I know can speak fluent English and can get the restroom just fine.
6. What is the last book you read?
David Myers 9th Edition Psychology textbook. A “fun” book: Mocking Jay (from the Hunger Games series)
7. If you could be any character in fiction, who would you be?
…I’d be me if me were fiction.
8. What couldn’t you live without?
Love. Less than three. <3. The world could use more love.
9. What is your secret talent?
I’d tell you if I knew…
10. 10. Tell me about the last dream you remember having?
I can’t remember what happened, but the dream happened. Perhaps I’ll dream tonight and tell you about it.
11. What are you craving right now?
I am craving sleep. Doing school=no more sleep!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
12. What was the last song you fell in love with?
They Weren’t There, by Missy Higgins.
13. Can you hula hoop?
Like a troll.
14. What do you like?
Me gusta la lengua de espanol. I like many things, I like everyone I meet, I like things, I like material. I like boys. I like food. Scratch that, I love food. I like dance and I love dance. I like hitRECord.org and I like art.
15. What do you dislike?
I dislike green onions, I dislike that little tip on the inside of the banana. Please understand what I am talking about. I dislike perversion and I dislike feet. I dislike pain and I dislike messes.
What is the best piece of advice you’ve been given?
You don’t know what’s outside ‘til you open the door.
17. How and why did you start RECording?
Well…Awkward story time! Yay. So after watching Inception, which is a wonderful movie, I realized I really liked how Arthur was portrayed and I also thought Arthur was a pretty sexy guy. Sexy being an understatement and so I found out that Arthur was really Joe and Joe was RegularJoe and that hitRECord was an awesome place. So I decided to share with everyone the wisdom contained in a 14 year old through my “art”.
Created: May 30, 2012Winter Jade Document Media