Born and raised in Toronto, Yas has shown passion and curiosity towards the world of art since she was in preschool. Her family was supportive and helped Yas to follow her passion, providing art supplies and encouragement along the way. Because of this she was able to explore drawing and painting from a very young age. Yas attended the Visual Arts Program at Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts where she studied a variety of mediums and was able grow her skills in sculpture, painting, print making, illustration, etc. She even had a few paintings feature in a local art show and auction.
Yas was introduced to the tattoo industry in her senior year of high school through a cooperative education program. Immediately after graduating she began working in the tattoo industry, devoting herself to learning everything she could about the art of tattoos and how to grow within this industry. Yas loves doing intricate designs such as dot work, line work and black and grey.