Get up and create darling, it's eight o'clock. - My mom everyday when I was in high school.
Tove Jansson -- Finnish painter / designer / illustrator
Moomin looks spooked out. I wonder if the Groke is close by. *Shiver* The Groke (in German "Die Morra") is such a creepy character. Although she only seeks the light because she's lonely.
Moomin, Snufkin, some hattifatteners, a fillyjonk and Little My at Tove's house
Tove Jansson, creator of the Moomins but also an amazing painter. Just saw her centenary exhibition at the Ateneum Museum in Helsinki today, and I'm blown away.
Shining Tove Janson Christmas tree. I matted it on a piece of dark cork and edged with ribbon, it's been coming out at Christmas for about 25 years.
.Moomin( original story and illustration's by Towe Jansson)
'Who Will Comfort Toffle?' by Tove Jansson (translated by Kingsley Hart), published by Schildts, 1960