Hymyilevä Leijona | A Finlayson Contest Winner

Earlier this year I participated in the Finnish textile manufacturer Finlayson's "100 Lions"-contest, which celebrates Finland's 100th Anniversary of Independence, equality and freedom. My Design "Hymyilevä Leijona" (The Smiling Lion) I wanted to design a Lion that smiles and welcomes you warmly, instead of waving sharp swords and tongues. A Lion that represents freedom and … Continue reading Hymyilevä Leijona | A Finlayson Contest Winner

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“UNI” | A Nightstand by Nico Uusitalo

It's time to reveal an another piece of the newly named KULMA Collection. The UNI-nightstand is cozy despite its corners, and oddly satisfying in a way. It soothes you to sleep in your Scandinavian style home. The round legs deliver a nice balance with the triangle legs and in an odd way, I find it … Continue reading “UNI” | A Nightstand by Nico Uusitalo

“KOLMI” | A Coffee Table by Nico Uusitalo

KOLMI - a simple, yet powerful design. Modern, industrial and just a little retro. KOLMI was created in the middle of the night. I couldn't sleep and I just had to grab some paper and sketch it down. My fiancée had an early morning coming up, so I sketched it in the dark, just my … Continue reading “KOLMI” | A Coffee Table by Nico Uusitalo

Porsche 911

The Porsche 911 Carrera is one of all-time my dream cars, it's timeless, elegant and smooth, in each generation.  Almost anyone can recognize a Porsche, but did you know that the first Volkswagen was designed and built by Porsche? The Beetle. I love Porsche and everything about them, the design, the power, the sound... and … Continue reading Porsche 911

Mazda MX-5

Some say the Mazda MX-5 captures the classic feel of the 1960's convertible sports car so well, that it's even better than its British idols. Even the exhaust was tuned specifically to sound perfect to the Mazda engineers. -------------------------------------------------------------- The Mazda MX-5 modeling project was one my first serious attempts in photorealism, back in 2016. … Continue reading Mazda MX-5