Johanne immis - Behind the Scenes
What/Who is your inspiration?
God - my true inspiration. Creator of all things that
are beautiful and lovely!!!
What is your family's background?
My mother is from Haiti and my father from Martinique.
What is your favorite color?
Share 3 random things about you:
1 - I LOVE STRAWBERRY/BANANA/COCONUT SMOOTHIES!!!
2 - I totally love the moon and the stars and the ocean!!!!
3 - I have 2 tattoos....WEPA!!!
When did you start singing?
From the womb lol, my mom always sings
and she would record us singing together.
When did you start drawing?
I started drawing at a very young age, I would draw
on anything I could get my hands on (like my high school's bathroom walls).
What does being creative mean to you?
Creativity is an outlet that enables me to channel
my emotions in a positive way. Music and art are
a form of therapy for me, it connects me to YOU
and to the world. I believe that creativity is one of
the universal languages of unity and love.
What is your message to the world?
YOU CAN DO ANYTHING YOU PUT YOUR MIND TO,
NEVER GIVE UP, YOU WERE BORN FOR A SPECIAL
REASON! I hope that you too will do what you love
in life and that it will take you to the places you
always wanted to visit.
Be well, be blessed, Be happy!
You deserve it!
Born in the 14th district of Paris and raised in Les Ulis, France; Johanne immis remembers using art and music at a very young age to express herself.
She moved to Crown Heights in Brooklyn as a pre-teen which showed her another side of life. She used her creativity to make friends and explore her imagination.
She graduated from Katharine Gibbs School for Visual Communications in 2003 and in 2011 she launched her company 'Johanne immis'.
She sings and writes her own songs, paints live in different cities, illustrates all of her digital coloring pages, she designs all of the apparel of her clothing line, she blogs to inspire others, and she is just getting started!
"I love to create 'cuz there are no rules! Muahaha" - Johanne immis