Tove Jansson. The creator of Moomin characters. Helsinki. Even though she was a swede/finn I think Moomi's are one of the best finnish things ever. Design, caracter, story, moral and emotional appeal wise.
Tove Jansson's illustrations for the finnish edition of The Hunting of the Snark.
Muumittajan Moomin blog
Tove Jansson - "Vad hände sen?"
Tove Jansson (Finnish: 1914-2001) - Self Portrait
'Who Will Comfort Toffle?' by Tove Jansson (translated by Kingsley Hart), published by Schildts, 1960
Tove Jansson - Mumin
Vintage book illustrations, Tove Jansson
Comet in Moominland cover by Tove Jansson - love that it made it to pintrest!
Tove Jansson's illustrations for the finnish edition of Alice in Wonderland. In an exhibition of her work at the Centre Belge de la Bande Dessinée.
Moomins | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Muumi, Pikku Myy ja Tuukikki uimamajassa - Hikari note
Tales from Moominvalley - 01 by b-island, via Flickr
tove jansson illustration - Sök på Google
All the paintings by Tove Jansson that I could get my hands on.
Google Image Result for http://schneef.com/gallery/data/media/8/Farlig_midsommar_moomin.jpg
Love the way Moomin is illuminated by the storm lantern in this night time scene.
~ Tove Jansson ~