Elli Maanpää

Animated Painter

Elli Maanpää

Tag: inspiration

Window Daydreaming

One of my free time leisures is to go to Pinterest and window daydream with images. I collect inspirational pictures of places I’d like to go, moments I’d like to live and people I’d like to be. Today I made myself a new mood board wallpaper from my current inspirations: from Tove Jansson to kittens. I don’t

Lovely Ladies as Art Prints

ENG: Pssst. Still in time for Christmas. I have limited edition of my Lovely Ladies as A4 sized prints for sale. They cost 10€ a piece (+ the postal cost 4€). Three prints are 20€. Payment can be made trough Paypal. Each print is hand signed by me. Order by sending me email at elli(at)manpaa.com

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

Menu’ Turistico Venezia

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We booked last minute flights to Venice – “the city of winged lions” – with my partner-in-adventure since traveling does good for your soul. I made these photo collages to illustrate our visit to the magical city. Some of the photos are taken by him and others by me. There are glimpses of the canals, gondolas,