Tuulia Tamminen's Profile

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Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. ~Twyla Tharp

Wherever I've run away with each piece, I'd love to take you there with me.

I'm a 26-year-old little girl from Finland, and art is my bread, water and umbrella.
I've been drawing and painting since I was an even littler little girl.

Inspiration to me comes from everything, but most often from nature, literature, poetry, music, and myths that are either very old or timely. Combining the two especially interests me: how we see heroes and heroines today, what is godliness and who are the legends. I especially love to find places of comfort, and nothing is lovelier than having someone else find theirs through something I've created.

I work mostly with…

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  • Joined December 2, 2010

Favorite materials

watercolour, graphite, ink, pastels

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About

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. ~Twyla Tharp

Wherever I've run away with each piece, I'd love to take you there with me.

I'm a 26-year-old little girl from Finland, and art is my bread, water and umbrella.
I've been drawing and painting since I was an even littler little girl.

Inspiration to me comes from everything, but most often from nature, literature, poetry, music, and myths that are either very old or timely. Combining the two especially interests me: how we see heroes and heroines today, what is godliness and who are the legends. I especially love to find places of comfort, and nothing is lovelier than having someone else find theirs through something I've created.

I work mostly with watercolour, graphite and ink, but am always finding new and interesting ways to meet the challenge of translating a vision into a visual.

I've started with a quote about art and I'll finish with a quote that says something about the way I'd like to leave the viewer feeling:

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”
― C.S. Lewis


You can also find me on DeviantArt

http://pennylame.deviantart.com/

or follow me on Twitter

https://twitter.com/TuuLeiah

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