Kaoru Shimada

Kaoru Shimada is a Japanese illustrator from Kochi City, Japan. He studied Art at Kyushu Industrial University and then began working in various secondary schools in Kochi City. In 2005 he moved to the UK to become a freelance artist/ illustrator and has since moved to Lincoln to further his career in this field.


Kaoru will be showcasing his unique, japanese style illustrations throughout the festival and some of his work will be available to purchase during the course of the week.