Loved the Moomins books by Tove Jansson as a child, still think the illustrations are full of character and have a slightly dark, mysterious feel.
mumineld. - tove jansson
Tove Jansson -- Finnish painter / designer / illustrator
Get up and create darling, it's eight o'clock. - Moomins - Tov Jansson
• Tove Jansson - Buka (Mårran, fiń. Mörkö)
Tove Jansson. Summer in Klovharu island, Finland.
Tove Jansson, Moomin illustration. Moomintroll diving into the deep. :D I've always loved this one.
I would like a tattoo with this fine lady, Little My.
'Who Will Comfort Toffle?' by Tove Jansson (translated by Kingsley Hart), published by Schildts, 1960
oh well. could be worse. I want my own little Snufkin to go exploring with...Not that he'd let me tag along for very long!