Calling all sticker collectors and enthusiasts! Get your eyes ready for a treat of cozy and artsy stickers from Sticker Con MNL!
Scroll through your Facebook and Instagram feed and you’ll most likely pass by a funny comic or colorful typography. If you compare the recognition young artists receive today, it’s drastically different from years before. In fact, the local art industry had been catapulted to the spotlight —all thanks to social media.
If you’re the type who’d gush over quirky doodles and drawings and would like to inject a little bit of art into your journals and gadgets then this year’s Sticker Con is probably the place to be!
Happening on March 10, 2018, you can meet different artists and fellow sticker enthusiasts at Sticker Con MNL. The event will run from 10 am to 7 pm, more than enough time to buy all the stickers your heart desires and meet the artists behind the work.
Want to know what kind of stickers you can take home? Here’s a sneak peek on what you’ll be able to find in this year’s Sticker Con:
1. Fandom stickers
EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHT #067: TENTENNZ GET YOUR FAVORITE MEMES, ANIME, AND MORE! FB: facebook.com/tentennzdraw/ TWITTER: https://twitter.com/tentennz IG: @tentennz TUMBLR: https://www.tumblr.com/blog/tentennz — Sticker Con MNL 2018 March 10, 2018 JY Campos Hall B, Bayanihan Center Pioneer Avenue, Mandaluyong City #tentennz #stickerconmnl #stickerconmnl2018
For those who attempted to do art back when they were younger, you’ve probably started by drawing manga. Take your fangirling/fanboying to the next level by hoarding stickers from artists such as Mevil (@mevilart), TENTENNZ (@tentennz) and Jenna Guerrero (@jennaxxi).
2. Travel-themed stickers
EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHT #032: Sea Mountain Co. Sea Mountain Co. is a Manila-based shop for artists exploring the great outdoors. We offer watercolor print stickers perfect for travel and art journaling, among other handmade art supplies. Explore Sea Mountain Co.! IG: @seamountainco FB: facebook.com/seamountainco — Sticker Con MNL 2018 March 10, 2018 JY Campos Hall B, Bayanihan Center Pioneer Avenue, Mandaluyong City #seamountainco #stickerconmnl #stickerconmnl2018
For the wanderers who dream of seeing the whole world one day, you’ll definitely find a set of stickers that will be coming with you to your next adventure. Artists like Kat Golpeo (@kg_golpeo08), Analog Manila (@analogmanila) and Sea Mountain Co. (@seamountainco).
3. Quirky stickers
EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHT #010: Enteile Art Gem Bella, the artist behind Enteile Art, is a visual arts student with an interest in painting and illustration. Gem enjoys a variety of media, spanning from comics, movies, T.V. shows and anime. Interested in Enteile Art's other creations? IG: @enteileart FB: facebook.com/enteile Twitter: @enteile — Sticker Con MNL 2018 March 10, 2018 JY Campos Hall B, Bayanihan Center Pioneer Avenue, Mandaluyong City #enteile #enteilearts #stickerconmnl #stickerconmnl2018
For those who seek art to express their emotions, here’s your chance to buy punny stickers that would perfectly encapsulate your feels. Want these stickers? Keep an eye out on the works of Enteile Art (@enteileart), Jen Mandia (@stickypun) and Ally Rocero (@allyrocero).
4. Watercolor-inspired stickers
EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHT #047: SABGEID Sab is a graphic designer by day and spends the rest of her free time creating art. Her works are mostly created in watercolor. Check out her work this coming Sticker Con MNL! 🙂 FB: facebook.com/Sabgeidart IG: @sabgeid — Sticker Con MNL 2018 March 10, 2018 JY Campos Hall B, Bayanihan Center Pioneer Avenue, Mandaluyong City #sabgeid #stickerconmnl #stickerconmnl2018
There’s just something whimsical about merchandise and artworks done with watercolor. For those who’d like to grab one or two or ten of stickers made by artists such as SABGEID (@sabgeid) and MNQ Illustration (@mnq_illustration).
Of course, these are just some of the stickers you can get your hands on next Saturday. So what are you waiting for? Mark your calendars and head over to the JYC Hall B of Bayanihan Center, Pioneer St., Pasig City on March 10, 2018!