Elli Maanpää

Visual Artist

Tag: forest

Blending In

Elli Maanpää: Blending In. Acrylic on old gouache and ink painting/ wood panel. 15cm x 15cm. 2017/2021.

ELLI MAANPÄÄ BLENDING IN MATERIAL: Acrylic paint on old painting/ wood panel SIZE: 15 cm x 15 cm YEAR: 2017/2021 Acrylic painting of a woman in the forest meadow surrounded by bunnies. I painted first version of the painting in 2017 with gouache and ink. 2021 I continued the painting with brighter shades of acrylic. “Blending In” is

Waiting For The Winter Sleep

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It’s heaven to run away from the hectic city life to the forest of Southern Ostrobothnia. These photographs are from last weekend which I spent with my parents at our summer cottage. I hiked hours and hours in the countryside landscapes and found my zen. Now the nature and me are ready for the hibernation. Camera: Olympus