11.05.09 by Jeff

Riikka Sormunen

Illustrations by Riikka Sormunen. Finland.

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riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • the first image is SO amazing. i could look at it forever. its the eyes!

  • Superfabulastic

    Hi.

    First of all let me say I really like your blog.
    Baring that in mind, I have to say that I have started a little parody to your «encouraging words project» in my blog.

    If, in any way you feel offended by it, tell me so and I will stop.

    Thanks!

  • lapetitefaon

    What the heck. The first one is out of control.

  • Corina

    These are AMAZING!!!! I love the fourth one, it kind of has a Frida Karlo feel. Love love love!

  • tree

    the first one,i like it very much!

  • Heart the lady deer with boombox. Genius.

  • Beautiful; dreamlike; sensual. I like it.





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