Tove Jansson , the creator of Moomin is probably one of the best Finnish artists of all time and also the most widely read Finnish author abroad. Her lifework is difficult to calculate because of the success she made as a writer, artist and as a cartoonist. She was a multi-talented artist ,
but who is mostly remembered as a creator of the Moomins.
Her Moomin books have been translated into over fifty languages.
In addition to the Moomin books and comics she received recognition for her short stories and novels. Tove Janssonīs world fame is also recognisable because she succeeded to write for both children and adults at the same time.
As a testiment to her sucess, the Eisner Awards judges have selected
only two cartoonists in 2016 to be inducted into the
The 2016 Eisner Awards judging panel nominated and selected the creator of the beloved Moomins, Tove Jansson,
together with the Golden Age creator of The Human Torch, Carl Burgos, to be inducted in 2016.
Have a look at some of the great MOOMIN merchandise that
Michael Rodent's will be selling soon.
I have a Danish
Heritage, but from the 1900's so I never new these great guys and gals
(Trolls actually) until the last few years. As part of what we do, we
like to have classic characters and not just American Classic
Characters , but classic charatcers from around the WORLD.
The MOMMINS fit this perfectly.
The Cardboard Storage Box (9 7/16" x 13") is $25.00 CND including Taxes and Shipping.
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Last Updated Feb 24 2017