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Jodi Sam

Illustrator, Writer, Fashion Stylist in Tokyo Japan

Jodi is a Tokyo-based illustrator - writer - fashion stylist. Her love for the arts began at a very young age. At age twelve, she was featured in Emily Carr’s British Columbia Young Artist Exhibition, which toured cities across Western North America. Her work is now a part of the permanent collection of Chicago Children’s Museum.

She relocated to Tokyo from Vancouver, Canada in 2010, and is currently working on her illustrations and books. In September 2013 her eBook, My Little Book of Happiness, was released internationally.

ジョディは、カナダ・バンクーバー出身のイラストレーター ・ 作家 ・ファッションスタイリストです。2010年より活動拠点をバンクーバーから東京へ移し、情熱的に活動中。幼い頃からアートをこよなく愛し、12歳頃の作品は、バンクーバーを中心に北米西部の都市を巡行して開催された、『エミリーカー ブリティッシュ・コロンビア若手アーティストの展覧会』で取り上げられ、当時の作品は今もシカゴ子供美術館の常設会場で観る者の心を暖めています。

現在は新しいイラストと絵本などにも積極的に取り組んでいます。2013年9月に彼女の電子書籍、『My Little Book of Happiness』、が国際的にリリースされました。

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From Daydreams to Ink and Pixels

@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

Laziness means creativity to illustrator/writer/fashion stylist Jodi Sam, as she says it's the hours of daydreaming that allow us to produce our best work. Here she speaks about her illustrative process, from ink on paper to capturing her work on the computer, to working with clients.

"Presentation of the Day" on August 29, 2014. 

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Tokyo @ SuperDeluxe
Jul 30, 2014