VÄRE POSTCARD SET

5,90 

VÄRE – National Museum of Finland x Marianne Huotari Forest radiates eternal life.

The Väre (ripple) postcard set is part of the National Museum’s Väre collection, designed by Marianne Huotari, who is also behind some of Finarte’s most loved designs. The Väre postcard set includes four different designs with beautiful dark green and peach-colored surfaces and partly golden foiled illustrations.

We value the tradition of sending handwritten postcards to your loved ones, and Väre postcards are perfect for remembering your friend in an old-school way.

Printed in Helsinki, Finland.

Colour: Dark green, beige, gold
Size: 10,5 x 14,8 cm


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Description

“Through organic brush strokes, the Väre (ripple) illustration takes thoughts to a national romantic forest, where one can see primitive patterns grooved on the surface of pots, memories channeling through the palms of working hands and ripples of life.”

– Marianne Huotari, Finnish ceramic and textile artist

National Museum x Marianne Huotari: Väre Collection —

Ceramic and textile artist Marianne Huotari has designed an illustration for the National Museum of Finland. The illustration can now be seen in the Väre collections items, including several home textiles and paper products. Many elements that are important to Finarte, such as appreciation and renewal of traditions, beautiful design, handicrafts and highlighting Finnish designers, are all combined in the collection.

Traditions —

Remember the joy of having an old-school postcard in the mail? We value the tradition of sending handwritten postcards to your loved ones, and Väre postcards are perfect for remembering your friend in an old-school way.

Quality and beauty —

The Väre postcards set is part of the National Museums Väre collection, designed by Marianne Huotari. The Väre postcard set includes four different designs with beautiful dark green and beige-colored surfaces and partly golden foiled illustrations. Postcards are printed in Helsinki.

Inspired By Traditions, Implemented From A New Perspective —

Huotari is inspired by traditions, which she treats with respect but at the same time from a new, future reaching perspective. The colors of the illustration were created by exploring  National Museum building in Helsinki and its history. The illustration of the Väre collection has had its inspiration from existing frescoes at the National Museum and very traditional Finnish, evergreen forests. The colors and designs themselves, however, are very modern and bound to this time.