Website of UK based designer Joanna Zhou, who is part of
Sweatdrop Studios and has
enjoyed great success designing for a number of clients including Channel 4,
Momiji and Neo Magazine amongst others. You can purchase all of her
manga work and products which feature her artwork through the website.
Website of UK artist Sonia Leong, who has worked on a large number of
projects. Work includes Manga Shakespeare (Romeo & Juliet), various manga
tutorial books, exhibitions across the UK and she is featured regularly in
Neo Magazine. She
is also part of the artist collective
Sweatdrop Studios and has
even had her art displayed at the International Manga Museum in Kyoto, Japan.
Her site contains a huge amount of information including illustrations, comic
biography, projects and commission details. It also has a list of UK
events Sonia will be attending.
A UK based company which produces t-shirts containing their own unique designs
inspired by manga and anime. Influences come from a wide range of anime
shows and Japanese culture, so there is bound to be something that you will like.
Genki Gear attend all the major conventions and
also have an online shop.
UK based retailer which specialises in t-shirts which feature designs
solely by UK artists. Featured artists so far include Joanna Zhou, Dock, Kareni Robins and Shari & Fehed,
it is likely you have seen their work before in manga-inspired comics as well as
design work across the UK anime industry.
The website of a London based artist that produces impressive works heavily
influenced by Japanese culture, particularly Gundam. For sale on
the website are several T-shirts which feature cool
Japanese writing, Gundams and anime girls. Also for sale are A2
prints and amazing pop-art style canvases which feature
superb anime girls, woodcut style and Gundam artwork. Available in
a variety of sizes range from 51x71cm to a massive 101x101cm. There is
also a Terratag shop in London's Brick Lane.
TokyoToys stock an exclusive range of
t-shirts and merchandise featuring their mascot Coco and friends. Featuring in a number of designs, these
items have become very popular with anime fans.
The official website of UK artist Niki Hunter, VK:UK stands for 'Visual
Kei: UK'. Despite being currently under construction it features links to
a large range of her artwork and a shop. The shop contains many items
baring her art, including t-shirts, hoodies, steins, mousepads and even a thong!
A group of Japanese artists based in London called Umisen-Yamasen that
produce original comics, illustrations and postcards. Keep an eye out for
them at conventions and Expos and their merchandise can be bought from
Gosh! Comics in