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Mouse house

Here is this year’s (2022) Christmas card! Finished in time for Christmas 🎄The card is out for sale in my shop. As some of you may know, I…


This is my boyfriend Jonas. I call the painting daydream because it is so fitting. He is laying on our bed with crumpled bedsheets under him, closing his…

a pile of Eli’s

I’ve had this painting standing here unfinished for a while now, so I decided to finish it. The model is my cousin Eli whom I’ve painted several times…

Fredrik in a dress

I’ve been working on it for about half a year. I had a looong break where I painted other things. This painting was a challenge, but also so…


This is a dog that a friend of mine owns.

Boy in bucket hat

I’m so happy with how this painting turned out! This is my boyfriend and this portrait is just so him! With the bucket hat and tanned, shirtless, summer…


Portrait of my childhood dog Frøya. I miss her! She was our first dog and we spoiled her. we practically taught her to beg for food by the…


This is a painting of my cousin when she was younger, pretending to cry. I’ll explain. When I was a teenager, I was really into photography, and I…


This is an illustration I’ve been working on this summer. Mice is an animal I’ve sort of had a connection to for a long time. My father’s nickname…

Bumble bee

My mum has always loved bumble bees, so I painted one for her!  Here it is hanging on her bedroom wall:

Welsh terrier

The inspiration for this card is definitely the welsh terrier Meeko! He is my boyfriend’s sister´s dog. 

Under water

I had trouble which of these designs I liked best. The one with eyes closed or the one with them open? This image was inspired by all the…

Final painting in a matching pair

My sister has two children, and I painted a portrait of the oldest one, Jomar in 2020. Now it was time to paint Nicoline also. I tried to…

My first collaboration with kids!

Here I am collaborating with my niece and nephew. They painted a background and I painted portaits of them on top. I loved the process! I’m open for…

Summer lovin’

This illustration started with some animals that my pupils chose for me. I started looking at pictures of a wolf and soon found out I wanted them to…

The eleven forest

This is another collaboration with my cousin. She started this time, with a face in a window. I Drew a mushroom house around it and it became more…

The rooster warriors

This is a collaboration illustration I made with my cousin. It started with just one rooster that I drew on my Ipad. I sent it to Selma who…


This was a surprise gift for someone who got a trip to Iceland. I am going there too! I’ve never been and I am very much looking forward…

Harry Potter inspired Christmas illustration

Winter version of bear and squirrel

Danis children

My friend from work asked me to paint his children. He has three beautiful children! This is one of the biggest canvases I have worked on and I…

Self portrait in the sun

This painting started as me wanting something to paint, but not having enough pictures of other people. So, I had a photoshoot where I took lots of pictures…

Moments passed

This is my second painting of the artist Dermot Kennedy. I´ve been a fan of his music for a while now, and I saw an interview he did,…

Confimation card

I made a new confirmation card because i love giraffes so much! Also these hats are really popular now. You can find the card in my shop!

S for super-giraffe

You can find this in my shop, both as a card and a poster in A4 format. It is perfect for a birthday where you know someone with…

A for alpaca

You can find this in my shop, both as a card and a poster in A4 format. It is perfect for a birthday where you know someone with…

Me as a Luca character

I just loved the new Pixar movie Luca! It made me want to travel to Italy again!

Logo for Prinsdal skole

This is the logo I designed for the school i work at. It is largely based on an image that the school already had on a 17th of…

Witch in the forest

This started as a joke by my friend Katarina Storalm. This illustration is sort of a follow up illustration, or a “draw this in your style” illustration.

Self portrait

Dermot Kennedy



Sleepy Stian



This is my wonderful cousin.

Couple in green


Fantasy creature

Ronja Røverdatter

Three wishes for Cinderella/ Tre nøtter til Askepott

This is Cinderella and her horse from one of my favorite Christmas films! <3

christmas card 2020

Painting of my nephew

Painting of my friend Jonas

Painting of my friend Stian


This was a commission I got from a family friend, who wanted me to paint his daughter and her horse, Mud.

Beauty and the beast -Klimt style

I’ve always been a fan of beauty and the beast, and my mum loves Gustav Klimt, so I just had to combine the two.


My friend and colleague, Robin, modeled for me after work one day and I decided to paint him. I love the style of Valeria Duca’s painting which I…

Soap bubbles

Hello newborn!