Education

2017-
Master of Fine Arts (60op)
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences

2015- 2017
Special Qualification in Handicrafts (ceramics) (28ov),
Mynämäki Art and Craft College

2014- 2017
Adults Advanced Education in the Visual Arts, (AKU2012) (28op),
Vanajavesi Adult Education Centre (VOP)

2015- 2016
Professional special studies of visual arts and art production (60op)
Päivölä Institute (Includes Subject Studies of Visual Arts 35op, University of Lapland)
(Stipend of Hilda Huntuvuori)

2016
Basic Studies of Visual Arts, University of Lapland (25op)
(admitted from previous studies)

2014- 2015
Vocational Teacher in the Cultural Field, The School of Vocational Teacher Education (60op)
Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAOKK)

2012- 2014
Adults Basic Education in the Visual Arts, (AKU2012),
Vanajavesi Adult Education Centre (VOP)

2008 – 2013
Designer (AMK), glass/ceramics, HAMK University of Applied Sciences, Wetterhoff
(Bachelor’s thesis granted with stipend of Fredrika Wetterhoff -foundation)

2007 – 2008
Adults Basic Education in the Visual Arts, Adult Education Centre of Nokia

2007 – 2008
The School Assistant degree, TAKK Tampere Adult Education Centre

2006
Basic Studies of Pedagogy, Open University of Tampere

2004
Course of Prehistorical Reenactment, Osma ry, Eura, Finland

2002 – 2005
Ceramic Artisan, apprenticeship in pottery workshop,
Tammela College of Grafts and Design

2001 – 2002
Art History studies, Open University of Turku, Finland

1997 – 2000
Matriculation examination, Upper Secondary School of Eura, Finland

1991-2000
Art Courses, Adult Education Centre of Eura (ceramics, drawing, oil painting,
paper-making, basic education in arts, printmaking, bookbinding)