Interview with Mikko Walamies

The creator of the Ulappa sticker pack
Sticker.Place: Where are you from and where do you live now?
Mikko Walamies: I'm from Finland, one of the Nordic countries. Currently, I reside in a small town called Juuka.
SP: Tell about your stickers’ characters
Mikko: My aim was to create something that is fun, playful and modern with a vibrant colour palette that stands out. Also, I wanted to create a set of characters that are universally likeable to a global audience.
SP: Tell about your background and experience
Mikko: I'm a self-taught illustrator, graphic designer and all around visual creative. My work experience includes 2D art for several mobile games, illustrations for print and textile design.
SP: What are you plans for the future?
Mikko: I plan to constantly improve in my craft and seek out interesting visual projects, both big and small. Usually saying yes to new type of commissions lead to good experiences.