Hello Stranger! My name is Sari, I'm a Finnish multi-award-winning artist and versatile freelancer. Scroll down to find out more about me and the things I have created.
Raisio Upper Secondary School
Edinburgh College of Art
Bachelor of Media
Lahti Institute of Design
University of the West of England
01/2014 - present
For over seven years working as a freelance photographer, I have photographed various events, portraits, products, promos and real-estates for customers like Color Obstacle Rush, Avenida Home, Bristol Marketing Company, Food & Fun, Helsinki Design School, Mobel, Pori Jazz Festival, Sideways Festival, The Finnish Museum of Agriculture and Warner Music Finland. I have also assisted photographers Tim Flach and Jussi Särkilahti.
11/2018 - 08/2019
Working in the office of one of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical companies in Finland my job consisted of reforming old advertisements and creating new ones for web and print. I designed brochures, flyers, guides, logos, banners, animations, videos and created and branded marketing campaigns. I also produced materials for in-house communications and updated websites with Tridion and Scala.
04/2018 - present
As a freelance graphic designer, I have designed brands from scratch as well as followed strict brand guidelines. I have produced various materials for print and web for customers like Color Obstacle Rush, Avenida Home, Bristol Marketing Company, Myyntivoimapartnerit, Softlanding Finland and Urban Wells.
02/2017 - 04/2018
Graphic Designer / AD
Outdoor advertising company ViWell Media sold spots for campaigns and designed animated advertisements to the biggest screens in the centre of Helsinki. I started as a Graphic Designer and was later promoted to AD. My work was to design and create animated advertisements, using After Effects, for various customers, in addition to designing ViWell’s own advertisements for different forms of media.
A selection of creative promotional portaits.
Marketing imagery I created for Three Point Consulting Oy.
For a plant shop Wild Leaf, I designed, shot and edited a marketing video and created imagery for their website and social media commissioned by Bristol Marketing Company.
I have designed and created animated advertisements, photography, videography and graphic design for the homeware company Avenida Home. Hoover over the videos to play them and click on the images to see them bigger!
food & fun
I photographed food and cocktail festival Food & Fun in Turku for three years.
color obstacle rush
I created various graphics for Color Obstacle Rush and took photos of their events in Finland and Sweden.
I designed a new look for a small barbers shop LX Barbers. Here is a logo, flyers and business cards I created for them commissioned by Bristol Marketing Company.
Here are some animations and graphic design I created while working for outdoor advertising company ViWell Media.
I have photographed various music festivals including Pori Jazz and Sideways festival.