Sofia Pusa is a Helsinki-based illustrator, graphic designer and motion graphics artist who has graduated from Lahti Institute of Design. Sofia has a versatile background – she has also studied a master’s degree in business in Helsinki and Mexico City, worked in service design and strategic communications and volunteered in Ecuador. She now works full-time as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer and is passionate about her job. Her work is characterized by bold colours and clever ideas and she is very efficient and straightforward to work with. Her clients include Ruisrock, Valio, Helsingin Sanomat, Provinssi and Helsingin Kirjamessut among others and her work has has received awards from national (e.g. Best of the Year Design and Advertising Awards, The Most Beautiful Books ) and international competitions (e.g. ADC Awards, Applied Arts Design Awards and 3×3 Professional Show).
Specialty: Graphic design, motion illustration, visual identity illustration, editorial illustration, advertising illustration, book cover illustration, nature theme
Path of the craft: From sketch to illustration process by Sofia Pusa (pdf)