Erika Salmon - Illustrator in Tokyo

Erika Salmon

I'm an illustrator in Tokyo, Japan

Available for contracts

I speak English, Japanese, and French

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About me

I am an illustrator and allergen-free sweets-baker.

Born and raised in America, I moved to my mother's Japan as an adult 3 years ago. Now I serve roasted green tea sweets in a hundred-year old Japanese tea shop. Someday I dream of making a space where books, sweets, music, and faith come together.

My Creations

  1. Food Allergy Infographic

    12 November 22:08

    I got to write a blog article for Tokyo Room Finder Blog about how to enjoy good food in Japan despite having multiple food allergies. They requested that I turn my written list of allergens into an Infographic–voilà, this was the result.

    Blog title: "Quick Guide: How to deal with... continue reading (0, 1 image)

  2. Golden Amazake Cornbread

    8 November 09:18

    Cornbread is American soul food, but it is a rare find in Tokyo. Even rarer is gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, AND 100% sugar-free cornbread. Although multiple food allergies keep me from indulging in store-bought baked goods, my limitations have taught me to experiment in my own kitchen with alternative ingredients, and... continue reading (0, 1 image)