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Tove Jansson -- Finnish painter / designer / illustrator - fantastic photograph of her!

Tove Jansson -- Finnish painter / designer / illustrator / author - fantastic photograph of her!

Too-Ticky (Tuulikki Pietilä) and Tove Jansson with their Moomin House model.

Too-Ticky (Tuulikki Pietilä) and Tove Jansson with their Moomin house model.

Too-Ticky (Tuulikki Pietilä) and Tove Jansson with their Moomin House model.

Too-Ticky (Tuulikki Pietilä) and Tove Jansson with their Moomin house model.

Tove Jansson. Summer in Klovharu island, Finland. Lucky us, we have visited the island...

Tove Jansson: My magical Moomin Christmas

Tove Jansson from: http://www.moomin.com/tove/eng/galleria_ateljee.html#images/atelje_03.jpg

Tove Jansson priming canvases in her studio. Late – early Photo: Per Olov Jansson

Tove Jansson on Bredskär in 1950 small

Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950

allthingsmoomin: “ Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in Tove and Lars Jansson bought the island and built a house called Vindrosen (The Wind Rose) in The whole family moved in except for Tove’s brother Per Olov Jansson (who also took.

Klovharu island, where Tove Jansson and her partner Tooti spent their summers.

Klovharu island, where Tove Jansson and her partner Tooti spent their summers.

Tove Jansson

Young Tove Jansson painting in her studio. Finnish author and artist, creator of The Moomins.

"If I want to wish something good on people, I wish them islands with no address." -Tove Jansson, quoted in "Islands of Fantasy,"published in 2003 by the Moominvalley Collection at the Tampere Art Museum (http://muumilaakso.tampere.fi/en/)

Klovharun - Jansson Island The Finnish writer/painter, Tove Jansson used to own, and stay her summer time at this island, not so far away from Helsinki, Finland.