Curriculum vitae

Experience

INDEPENDENT BUSINESS OWNER
Ketsu Design/ Muinaispaja Kiertelevä Kettu
Aug 2014 – Present
Lahti, Finland

In my workshop I make historical textile crafting tools and produce a collection of history inspired bronze and silver jewelry. In addition to metal I use organic materials such as wood, bone and cowhorn in my work. I’ve arranged short courses and work demonstrations of hornwork, band weaving and spinning.

JEWELER
Korupaja Vaskikäärme
Jun 2013 – Jul 2015
Naantali, Finland

Fabrication of cast silver and bronze jewelry.

Education

Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Jewelry Design
2015 – 2020

Mynämäki Art and Craft College
Metal and Jewelry Arts
2011 – 2014

Mynämäki Art and Craft College
Associate’s Degree
Handicrafts/ Traditional handicrafts/ Ancient Craft Techniques
2011 – 2012

Mynämäki Art and Craft College
Ancient Craft Techniques
2008 – 2011

Exhibitions

2019
Koru & Taito 80v.
Suomen Kellomuseo, Espoo

2018
Eligiuksen perilliset – kultasepänalan koulutuksen 80-vuotisjuhlanäyttely
Sibeliustalo, Lahti

2016
Komuista viis + 3
Habitare, Helsinki

Honor & Award

2016
KÄTEVÄ Design and Handicraft Competition, 1st place
Nana Åsten and Jussi Salin: LATU halfgloves with motion sensor activated LEDs.