Explore the art of stamp design with us at Åland Post Stamps. Meet the artists behind the Åland stamps and receive an unique insight into the creative process from idea to finished postage stamp. In the latest film, photographer Tiina Tahvanainen speaks about the work with sea-buckthorn for the stamp theme locally produced beverages.
The 2022 stamp films present four artists:
- Annika Rehn Zetterqvist speaks about her creative process designing the 2022 franking labels “A century of wilfulness”. The labels build on the graphic profile of the Åland centenary celebration.The collection was launched on 1 February 2022.
- Debuting stamp artist Lasse Harkkala has painted the "Sjörå" for the Europa stamp 2022. Watch how the story about “sjörået”, a mythical mistress of the sea in Åland & Nordic folklore, came alive.
- Artist Jonas Wilén speaks about the process and challenges of the jubilee issue Åland Autonomy 100 years. The collection was released on 9 June.
- Stamp photographer Tiina Tahvanainen shares the creative process behind the stamp with sea-buckthorn juice for the theme locally produced beverages. The stamp was issued on 6 September.
All films have English subtitles.