Elli Maanpää (b. 1985 Turku) is an animated painter based in Helsinki Finland. She paints colourful creative creatures and mystical nature of Scandinavia.
As a visual artist she enjoys revealing the world in a new light. Sculpting colors into stories. Fascinated about the humane in animals and the animal in humans. With the term “animated” she refers to her art being full of life and excitement.
Maanpää attended Aalto University and Turku Arts Academy, receiving M.A in Art 2013, B.A. in fashion 2008 and B.A. in animation 2019. She works with acrylics. See more in CV.