You voted for your favourite Amabie the healing monster and the winner is: Jain Muskan from Istituto Marangoni

Dear Shaded Viewers,

I would like to thank all of the artists that participated in the Amabie healing monster challenge. We need you to keep spreading your talents.

The votes are in, a big congratulations to the winner  Jain Muskan,  a student at Istituto Marangoni in Florence.

Thank you all again, I totally enjoyed your submissions.



Now it is your turn to vote on your favourite from the Amabie challenge. There were many more proposals, this is the short list, they came from professionals to students, each with their own vision of the healing monster. Deadline for votes is September 1st. Send your votes and state this is my vote for: with the name of the artist to

See you there,


Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.