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Kes külvab tuult, see lõikab tormi / Tartu, Estonia

  Who sows the wind shall reap the whirlwind – Estonian proverb     Whew. Okay. A bit over two weeks have now passed since I packed my few earthly belongings and headed my way towards Tartu. After my arrival, everything seems to have happened at double speed. The people, the town, the new school […]

A double post from Latvia (8th and 9th weeks)

Writer’s note: Because of some connection errors, I couldn’t publish my post last week. This post will be about both my eight and ninth week in Latvia.   Eight week (Written March 9th, 2018) It’s my eight week in Latvia, and there are two weeks left. This time I concentrated on painting and drawing, which […]

Last two weeks

I am already back in Finland but wanted to do a little summary on how my last two  week went in Reykjavik. On fifth week I experimented a lot in the textile department. I got to learn new techniques in printing and got familiar with different materials. It was also a very busy week because […]

Time for the exhibition!

Under the Layers. That is the name that I gave to my exhibition that includes a set of prints and some sewed Japanese paper. I spent 6 weeks in Oslo Graphic Barceloneta and learned to use an art graphic method, serigraphy. During those six weeks I had to get an idea for an exhibition of […]

Fourth week – Reykjavik

    Finally got to learn how the prints are made. It’s an interesting technique that occurs lots of steps.We used this special substance to paint the frames that we use in printing. Next we placed the frame with our works on this light box that makes the substance stick in the frame in parts […]

Fifth and six weeks in Budapest

Hello and sorry for not posting here for a long time. Days are terribly busy now, crammed up with work and photos, so I don’t even really find time to take photos for myself – just going to my town after work and sitting in front if computer the rest of the evening before going […]

Third week – Reykjavik

    It was my first week in the textile department. We started with print making. Apparently it is a new course for all of the students. The teacher really wanted us to have inspiration behind all of our works and show it on paper. It was quite difficult to gather all the information to […]

Fourth week in Budapest

Actually in the headline I confused the length of my staying here, so, I guess, it is the process of assimilation going on. As I mentioned this city is in my opinion similar to Saint-Petersburg with it’s realities, like beggars, homeless people, architecture, metro, trains, attitude to the people, difference between rich and poor and […]