Moomin y Snufkin, who are best friends… This is another future tattoo. Moomins, in case you didn’t know. Spectacular children’s books and comics. Tove Jansson is one of my heroes.

Tove Jansson, stående med Tuulikki Pietilä, 13/7 1961 på Bredskär i Finska viken

Tove Jansson (painter, writer and the creator of Moomins!) and her partner, graphic artist Tuulikki Pietilä.

tove jansson & brother

Author and artist Tove Jansson together with her brother Lars Jansson.

Finnish Post Office issues stamps in celebration of Tove Jansson’s 100th anniversary

To honour author and artist Tove Jansson's birth 100 years ago, The Finnish Post has launch on Jan 2014 two stamps designed by Klaus Welp. Here young Tove is in the her favourite archipelago. The campaign is called TOVE


Snufkin is a character in the Moomin series of books authored by Tove Jansson, appearing in six of the nine books. He is the best friend of.