On this page, you will find all the fanzine artists and young creators who will have a booth during Japan Impact 2020.
Agathe Gastaldi draws animals, scientific posters (presenting different species or varieties of fauna or flora) on the theme of Japan, all in a cartoon style and colorful. Her illustrations are sold as originals on demand, posters, postcards and bookmarks.
Alpacollection is an online shop specializing in lamas, run by Poncho, a French-Swiss artist who follows the zero-waste movement and who works hard to offer good stories (comics, stories, novels…) and creations in accordance with her ethical and ecological values. Author of numerous books, Poncho has recently illustrated a discovery novel about Tokyo entitled “Rendez-vous au soleil couchant” which she will present at Japan Impact, alongside other solo and collective works.
Anna Karen’s artistic universe oscillates between traditional Japan and pop-culture. She is particularly interested in the concept-art of video game sets, but also in characters. You will find on her booth handmade paintings, but also printed posters, both of her original creations and fanarts.
They say armor doesn’t make a hero… bullshit! The future belongs to those who get up early to don their armor! Fantastic medieval costumes and fantastic medieval accessories made entirely by hand in the workshop are waiting for you to lead your own adventures.
Atoupik & Comicsbyrm
Two sleep-deprived artists gathered on a stand to offer comic book fan art, fantasy and beautiful muscular women. They have the pleasure to bring their personal universe in addition to varied fan art. Posters, stickers, badges and original drawings – made on the spot and on commission on several supports including small paintings – as well as personalized supplies and original Indian ink drawings.
Marjolaine (BAB) likes cats, cold chocolate, strange, and jokes with questionable taste. You will therefore find on her booth various curious elements with a universe particularly inspired by animation, and sometimes with dubious humour.
Bakanal / Sophingers
Bakanal/Sophingers sells original products that she creates and designs. Prints, stickers, badges, charms, original drawings, there is everything! She particularly likes how the holo fabric look like and gold materials, which she tries to highlight on different products. (･ω･)
Baobaolen takes you on a journey into his cute world with his entirely hand-hooked cuddly toys.
Welcome to Johnson’s young traveler shop, a turtle. Here you’ll find lots of cool stuff like posters, key chains and lots of other things about his world, but you’re not safe from finding relics from famous manga’s like Berserk for example. All these objects are made with love. He would offer you a cookie, but he ate them all.
“Chez Noyer” is Japanese and paints Japanese art. She also designs origami accessories, made of resin, with walnut shells and acorns. She has been participating regularly in craft markets in the Lake Leman area for the past year and is very happy to use her Japanese know-how to create objects that appeal to a varied public.
Clair de Lou
Clair de Lou is the fruit of the association of two illustrators, Claire Delépée and Marylou Deserson. A fantastic, Asian, dreamlike and feminist universe, Clair de Lou offers original creations. Our creations are available on multiple supports: stickers, postcards, A4 reproductions. They also offer their originals for sale, as well as numbered limited edition prints.
D. Fantasy Creations
She’s always liked to tinker. From pottery, through drawing and home crafts to cosplay, she finally met polymer clay one day through videos of talented creators. She also started to create small objects, then jewellery and she started to create some decorations. You may sometimes come across small cuddly toys among her creations. Inspired mainly by the geek and Ghibli universe, she also ventures into a new field: treats. Drop by and say hello!
Diane Georges & Co
From space in Japan, from dragons to demons, Diane imagines, draws, creates. Since she was a little girl, this has been her dream: to make dragons real. That’s why she wanted to become a geneticist, then she turned to illustration and concept art. And today, every day, she lives her dream. Every day, she makes the unreal real. Accompanied by other artists, who each in their own way, make the impossible possible, she realizes and shares her universe of watercolor and paper.
Dragons, Sweets and Plants
Small group of Swiss artists, moving from traditional to digital art and from fantasy to pop culture. “Dragons, Sweets and Plants” proposes to share with you their passion for drawing. Their works are drawn from their own universe or inspired by popular works.
Welcome to Eleven’s booth! Eleven is a young couple of Swiss artists, mangaka and amateur illustrators. Passionate about Japan, they will be happy to welcome you with the creation of an illustration on graphic tablet as well as the realization of a manga board. You will also find posters, bookmarks, pins and other goodies of your favorite characters as well as their original creations. Come and see them all!
Welcome to the enchanting world of Ella, a little star who loves fantasy. She looks forward to helping you discover her passions through her little creations. If you are looking for a pretty harmonious bracelet, a necklace full of softness or a bookmark that will make you travel to the heart of your books, you have come to the right place! Be transported with her among the stars, and maybe you will find your happiness in her magical universe. “Follow your dreams, they know the way”
Booth mixing creations from the folklore and traditions of Japan but also from its own universe!
Eternal-S sells its illustrations as posters, key rings and artbooks! You can also find some original t-shirts!
Valérie Surchat is an amateur artist from Fribourg who travels the conventions between Switzerland and France. She is a big fan of pop culture, cartoons and manga. She is inspired primarily by the animal world and fantasy characters. At the artist’s booth, you can buy watercolours and various goodies such as key rings, badges, bookmarks, and so on.
Come and immerse yourself in a world overflowing with colors, top hats and big bad guys! FunnyScared is passionate about Coffee, Cartoons and everything that comes close to Villains in fiction! She will mainly present original works in the form of cards, posters, badges and key chains, but also universes of films and series that make her dream!
Fantastic, Art Nouveau, frills and decorations of all kinds, in the form of comics, artbooks and illustrations!
Little Swiss artist who loves a little too much Dragon Age and coffee, June draws mainly by passion next to her work. Active member of the collective “Rainbow Toast” alongside Yami Shin, she decides this year to fly on her own wings with her own universe. She regroups her illustrations in small sketch books, applying herself particularly to the moods of her illustrations.