Thursday, October 30, 2008
Asta Pulkkinen ~ Naive Artist
Asta Pulkkinen is one of the most famous naive painter in Finland. She is a member of Finnish Naivist Group which has an exhibition in Iittala Village every summer. All ornaments are made of paper mash and hand painted according to Asta's design. Pulkkinen designs are based on Finnish countryside living, summer, winter and Christmas. Asta's favorite elements among Finnish landscape are children, angels, countryside, cows and dogs.