CV

Experience

INDEPENDENT BUSINESS OWNER
Muinaispaja Kiertelevä Kettu (www.kiertelevakettu.com)
Aug 2014 – Present
Lahti, Finland

In my workshop I make handmade cord making tools and other curiosities from ancient times. In addition to bronze and silver, organic materials such as bone and cowhorn are also used in my wild, primitive style jewelry. I also arrange courses and demonstrations of hornwork and other crafts.

JEWELER
Korupaja Vaskikäärme  (www.vaskikaarme.fi)
Jun 2013 – Jul 2015
Naantali, Finland

Fabrication of cast silver and bronze jewelry.

Education

Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Jewelry Design, 4th year student
2015 – 2019

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

2018
Eligiuksen perilliset – kultasepänalan koulutuksen 80-vuotisjuhlanäyttely

2016
Komuista viis +3 

Honor & Award

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

Competition was about designing jewelry or accessories for Lahti2017 Nordic World Ski Championships.