Elli Maanpää

Art, Illustration, Film // Contact: elli@maanpaa.com

Elli Maanpää

Tag: christmas

Birds Getting Ready For Holidays

You know I’m just genuinely so happy right now. It’s one month to Christmas. My Christmas Cards in Joulukorttikauppa are selling well. I’m excited about the short 2D animation film I’m working on at school. Next Saturday I’ll attend a Cat Exhibition TUROK in Turku Fair Center. Besides Christmas cards I’ll be selling cat themed art

Paper Art Snowflakes

Snowflakes have danced they way to Finland. My home town Turku is snowy white this week. Inspired by the icy stars I created these three paper art illustrations for Joulukorttikauppa: Ballerina, Snow Queen and Hot Air Balloons. See the Joulukorttikauppa – Part 2: Snowflakes video in Elli Maanpää Art channel to see how I made

Joulukorttikauppa Is Open

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Joulukorttikauppa Christmas Card Shop 2016 is now open in. The shop joulukorttikauppa.fi is featuring not only the favourite cards from last year but thirteen new and fresh Christmas card illustrations from me and Vesa Kuula. I will share making of videos of my illustrations later on my Youtube channel. Also if you’d like to keep updated

Christmas Market Is Coming To Town

December has started so it’s almost Christmas. Tomorrow – on Saturday the 5th of December – I will take part in the biggest Christmas Sale in Finland. It’s held in Turku Messukeskus from 11am to 5pm. Besides the Christmas cards I’ll be selling prints of the UHANALAISET – ENDANGERED paintings and the Grumpy Cat With Friends -originals.

Christmas Card Elf

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Hello. I am Elli and I love Christmas. If my name is too hard to pronounce you can also call me Christmas Card Elfess. I’m grateful that Joulukorttikauppa (Eng. Christmas Card Shop) has been very popular this season. I thought it would be fun to share some making of photographs from this year’s Joulukorttikauppa illustrations. I’ve

Joulukorttikauppa 2015

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The holiday season is coming closer. Do you know what that means? It means that Joulukorttikauppa volume 2015 has been opened. Wohoo! Joulukorttikauppa is a Christmas card shop founded last year by me and my brother Juho Maanpää. I’m the head designer but this year I’m so excited that we also have amazing Xmas card illustrations

Pink

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Tämä Pink ei ole se laulaja-Pink vaan avomieheni pinkkihiuksinen sisko Anni. Annoin hänelle joululahjaksi pinkin muotokuvan. Alla on prosessivalokuvia maalauksen teosta. This Pink is not the singer Pink but my boyfriend’s pink haired sister Anni. I gave her pink portrait for Christmas present. Below are making of -photographs of the painting.Kun teen muotokuvaa – jossa näköisyys