I'm Mari Luoma, an illustrator from Finland, currently living and working in Hamburg, Germany. I work freelance under my own company name MariLu Illustration and I'm always up for new projects!
Contact me via the contact page here or drop an email to marilu.illustration(at)gmail.com✨
Awards & Publications:
Pop Up Creators Publication 2018
- My leporello book "A Walk with A Lion" was part of Pop Up Creators International Illustration Exchange Programme in 2018. The work was shown in London Book Fair and Estonian Children's Literature Centre in 2018 and it's published by Nobrow Press.
Cheltenham Illustration Awards 2017
- Work awarded in student category of the brief "Tales Through Other's Eyes".
My work experience:
2018 November onwards -
2018 - 2019
A freelance Illustrator for HUONE EVENTS HOTEL, book project.
2017 November onwards -
Game Artist in gaming company Snowfall
2015 summer onwards-
Freelance work from children books to CD-cover designs. My biggest client: Greenpeace Nordic for logos, illustrations and infographics.
2D animation assistant, Character designer, Illustrator intern in animation studio Pyjama Films.
Erasmus exchange in Birmingham City University, Visual communication, Illustration
BA of Art and Culture, Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Kymenlaakson kansanopisto (Adult education centre & folk high school), I studied there how to draw comics and illustrations, also some basic graphic design.