From my own roots is an exhibition intimitely reveiling my values, ideals, ways to handle life and the forces that keep me going. There are five collections of paintings:
"Life's a bitch: enjoy the ride..."
is about pain and healing, giving up and moving forward, feeling hopeless, finding solutions and the forces that keep us going...These paintings describe the ways to handle life being quite personal...
”Growing up with memories”
is about my own memories of childhood and motherhood: All the people and sceneries in these paintings are part of my past building up my personality along the way.
“Dance in my soul”
descriping the art form that has been a strong part of in my life for ages and the love I have always felt towards it.
“Finnish ancient mythology” and “Middle Ages”
-both eras that have had a huge effect on my ideals and the strong patriotism I feel towards my small northern country and it’s history.
The oil and acrylic paintings in this expo are mostly from the years 2009-2011