Revived and rebooted thanks to an injection of fresh, emerging talent, the 12th Pictoplasma Conference championed a swathe of young creatives – showcasing the best character-led art, animation and illustration, with a strong focus on both traditional craft skills and mixed-media techniques.

Here we've picked out 10 artists and animators showcasing exceptional new work at Pictoplasma 2016 – starting with Merjin Hos – but first here's a flavour of what this year's festival was like.

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