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THE MAKING OF

Yann Ansermier, Begoodee's generous relooker

He does not have 40 years and an impressive professional experience. Yann Ansermier is part of this endangered species, the brilliant self-taught! The young man knows absolutely everything, well, very well! Which is not always the case in ...

The genesis of the Joy for the Planet logo

The logo of Joy for the Planet has matured in me for months already ... And then Cindy Roccia, freelance friend and graphic artist from Valais, did the rest! Everything started 3 years ago. On the occasion of a conference that I gave in the context of Cafés Déclics in Sion, ...

Making-of: this is the protective angel of Joy for the Planet

I will refresh the exterior and interior of my old Begoodee motorhome. Inside ... For inside, I bought pretty colored fabrics in France, at Alex Tissus Déco Doubs / Pontarlier, to give it a better look. But above all, above all, I asked ...

A bright partnership for Joy for the Planet!

The story behind this partnership is pretty pretty. While I was looking for a concrete object to symbolize this joy that I want to share and promote, I fell, at the very boring International Motorhome Show in Bern, on a very small stand, hidden ...

Making-of: The Arab world

I love the Arab world and he gave it back to me. Journalist and humanitarian delegate in Palestine, Tunisia, Egypt, Iraq and Morocco, I spent 1 / 3 of my life in this culture and with the Muslims. In the Middle Ages, scholars of the Arab world have yet ...

Making-of: Asia and the Caucasus

Here is what the artist says: "Here are two feminine faces, gathered in spite of the time and the space that could drive them away." Continuing with the symbols, here the Asiatic, which means longevity, joined by the alpha and the Greek omega, the principle and the end in ...

To my family and friends

I would also like to thank those without whom, among my relatives, this dream would not have succeeded. Thanks to .... My family who has always been generous with me, supported in my little follies even if they have not always been unanimous! This is the role of the ...

Florie, a flower for Joy for the Planet

I met Florie at a big tourism fair in Berlin in February 2017. I was following a workshop on how best to optimize social networks to promote its activities. While she was just a participant like me, I was impressed by ...

The saviour of my Macbook Pro!

Hot shot for my inseparable macbook pro a dozen days ago! In a clumsy gesture, I poured it abundantly with a glass of red wine that I had not yet savored! To dry it, I spent it in the hair dryer and then by the fireplace! I got it...

A small gesture from Alex Tissus at Doubs-Pontarlier

In order to bring some joy to the interior of Begoodee's slightly worn cabin, I opted for fresh fabrics, twirling, colourful and light like butterflies! To bring joy is also to care about one's own interior, literally and figuratively. If I...

Yves Linder, guardian of the Temple, instrument maker and nomad

Yves Linder, luthier in Yverdon, was one of my clients whom I accompanied during a trip with Planetpositive Action in Egypt. He was one of the first to tell me about the world of "motorhomes" and the joy of enjoying this great mobility in the journey ....

Paulo Soares, a solar photographer

I met Paulo as part of a professional mandate as a photographer. This Portuguese, originally from the Azores, who has lived in Switzerland for a few years with his wife Magda, has imported all the flavour and human warmth of his country into our little one...

Making-of: Ulysse and the African

I asked the Swiss artist Fabienne Baechler to decorate the interior of my motorhome with 7 panels, paying tribute to cultural diversity around the world. She created this bright African together with my faithful companion and friend, Ulysse, who is already 15 years old ......

The Making-of: a little innocence for the trip

Here is the penultimate painting by the artist Fabienne Baechler to decorate the interior of my Begoodee motorhome! A baby,quite simply, to symbolize innocence and purity which I will need in order to keep a fresh look on everything I see ......

Making-of: the first sketch of Begoodee

I sketched in a few seconds my good old motorhome, the great tool of my adventure, that I could afford thanks to the generosity of a friend who shares my values ​​and supports me unconditionally in my project. I have infinite gratitude for him.

A first savior at the Lac des Brenets campsite

Yesterday I took my cousin on a tour with Ulysses and Begoodee. Always in order to familiarize myself with my camping and to do my experiments in Switzerland before finding myself in Petaouchnok, in the middle of the tundra or on the pack ice. We arrived under ...

The story of Begoodee, my motorhome

It's been two years since I worked on this project to tread on the roads of the world to share the joy. Initially, I dreamed of going on a VW Westfalia T2 bus, to have a more aesthetic visual effect in the report of the adventure. I even tried ...

Making-of: the little Hopi

The artist Fabienne Baechler's note about this Native American portrait ... In Ancient Times, Waka Tanka, the Great Spirit, brought together the four races of humanity. To the white men, he gave the Fire to keep. To the yellow men, he gave the Air to keep. In ...

Making-of: watch the birth of the "pouting boy"

I asked the artist Fabienne Baechler to make a sad face, a sulky face, among the 7 interior panels of the camper. All other portraits (being created) smile except this one. Why? Because joy is also in anger, the ...

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