Aino-Maija Metsola - Author Picture

Aino-Maija Metsola - Author

Aino-Maija Metsola is a Helsinki-based illustrator and designer. With particular interest in color she aims to craft bold but subtle images using a diverse selection of techniques from watercolor to ink, markers, and gouache. Her wide range of work covers prints and illustrations for various surfaces including textiles, clothes, tableware, stationery, books, and toys.

Aino-Maija graduated from the University of Art and Design Helsinki and has worked as a freelancer in the fields of illustration, pattern, and graphic design. She is known for her work for the design company Marimekko that she has collaborated with since 2006. Aino-Maija’s designs have been featured in publications and exhibitions around the world.

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The Learning Garden: First Words Art Charts
Aino-Maija Metsola
These art charts by bold Finnish artist Aino-Maija Metsola feature 10 first words posters that little ones can remove and post on their wall. Each has a different theme introducing concepts such as Colours, Counting, Shapes, Opposites, The Four Seasons,...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/07/2016
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Colours
Aino-Maija Metsola
March 15 Book of the Month First concepts books don't come more stylish than this. Aino-Maija Metsola is a Finnish designer, well known internationally for her iconic textile and ceramic designs. Her bold colours, geometric shapes and flat lines look...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board book | Released 05/03/2015
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Counting
Aino-Maija Metsola
Lift the flaps to count from one to ten in this stylish book of numbers. Bold, eye-catching artwork and sturdy card lift-flaps throughout will make this a favourite with children and adults alike. And there's a equally bright and bold...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Board book | Released 05/03/2015
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Author Info

Author's Website

ainomaijametsola.com/

Author's Blog

blog.alwaysmod.com/2014/03/...

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