Saija currently resides in the California desert with her loving and supportive husband and mischevious Savannah cat Hiisi (named after a wicked Finnish folklore spirit, which turned out to be a good fit!). Being from both Finland and the U.S., and growing up in other countries such as Japan and Tanzania, have definitely shaped her works and fascinated her with their culutural traditions and stories. Born February 16th makes her an Aquarius, which while she doesn't always trust the newspaper horoscopes, she does believe her sign is otherwise spot on. She has been an artist and crafter since she can remember, with a lifelong passion for the strange objects the world holds- the stranger the better!
The approach Saija has torward her couture pieces is much like the one she has toward her artwork; each piece has a story to tell, a feeling to capture, and is never boring or…
- Born on February 16
- Joined June 16, 2011