"Tunnel Beach" Framed pastel on board. $NZ 775.- sizes 600mm x 800mm
About Artist

PASTELS AND PHOTOGRAPHY

Welcome and thank you for discovering my artist`s page. 

Born in Helsinki, Finland 1960 into a family tradition of master woodcarvers and artists. I have been influenced by my father`s, uncles' and cousins' love of design and functionality in my art. I have always enjoyed experimenting with various art mediums, from drawing in school days to trade school in cabinetmaking to pastels and artistic photography techniques.

I use digital photography as an art medium and as a valuable tool for design and inspiration of future work.

In 2005, I began painting with soft pastels in Fremantle, Western Australia and in 2006 was a foundation member of Artzplace, a group of artists in Cockburn, Western Australia.

In July 2014, my family and I moved to Dunedin, New Zealand. I am now proudly an artist member of the Otago Art SocietyDunedin Photographic Society and Wakari Art Group.

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