|Enthusiasm was high at Sakura Con 2001 as Guests of Honor from across the United States and Japan came to enjoy the convention events and panels and the fans.||
|Lia Sargent (voice actress in El Hazard, Ninja Cadets, Trigun, Cowboy Bebop, Saber Marionette J, and many more) at her autograph session||Mitsutaka Iguchi (CG Director for Magical Witchland with Hiroki Hayashi) at his autograph session||Hiroki Hayashi (Creator/Director of AIC's Magical Witchland, Pioneer's Tenchi Muyou! and El Hazard) at his autograph session|
attending Sakura Con 2001 Guests of Honor:
Lorraine Reyes: ADV Art Director and Senior Artist (1994-98) and Art/Creative Director of Marketing for Bungie Software Products, Inc. (1998-present), she has worked on over a 100 anime titles for the domestic market and continues her artistic quest into the gaming venue.
Mary Ohno of Kabuki Academy: An accomplished Kabuki performer and "Goodwill Ambassador" from Tokyo, Japan, Mary brought to Sakura her wonderful Kabuki Academy panel for everyone's enjoyment.
Pam Lauer: ADV voice actress for the Original Dirty Pair, New Kimagure Orange Road, Those Who Hunt Elves, and Dragon Knight
Antonia Levi: Author of "Samurai from Outer Space: Understanding Japanese Animation" and several articles about anime in "Toni-chan Explains It All" which runs in Animeco
Elizabeth Falconer of Taka Koto: Elizabeth performed a rousing Koto string ensemble for Sakura Opening Ceremonies and gave a Koto panel for the musically inclined.
|Steve Bennett of Japanese manga translation and publishing house Studio Ironcat at his autograph session|
Sakura Events] [Guests of Honor] [Dealers
Room Gallery 1] [Dealers Room Gallery 2] [Cosplay
Contest] [Saturday Night Dance] [Video
Gaming, Console Gaming, RPG Gaming] [Karaoke Contest
Night] [Discussion Panels 1] [Discussion
Panels 2] [Discussion Panels 3] [Discussion
Panels 4] [Workshops] [Holiday
Inn and Everett Convention Center] [Travel around
[Cosplay Gallery 1] [Cosplay Gallery 2] [Cosplay Gallery 3] [Cosplay Gallery 4] [Cosplay Gallery 5] [Cosplay Gallery 6] [Cosplay Gallery 7] [Cosplay Gallery 8] [Cosplay Gallery 9] [Cosplay Gallery 10] [Cosplay Gallery 11] [Cosplay Gallery 12] [Cosplay Gallery 13] [Cosplay Gallery 14] [Cosplay Gallery 15] [Cosplay Gallery 16] [Cosplay Gallery 17] [Cosplay Gallery 18] [Cosplay Gallery 19]