Something about me
I work as an AD and an artist and illustrator on the side. I have authored and
illustrated nearly twenty children’s books, and done work as a product
designer, including jewelry and many accessories for home-use and else.
Example i have designed the “Vaaralla” home textiles line for company name Kotomo.
I have achieved valued awards and scholarships over the years, including Linnamo säätiö -04, Entrepreneur of the year in paltamo 2007, Pro Kainuu -price -12, the Cultural award of the municipality of Paltamo in 2006 and 2013 and prices in illustration, poster and logo design contests.
My serigraphy serie “Tre Sedie Blu” of 2012 can be found online at www.tresedieblu.com.
I am an active member of Finnish graphic designer's organisation Grafia ry, Mustarinda seura ry, Kuvittajat ry, Pohjolan Valimo ry, Kainuun kirjailijat ry, U.S.V.A. group and sport club Paltamon Puumat ry.