On Mess Deck Visual Experience Designer Terese Bast

HAPPYMOOR Crew Member, Terese Bast is responsible for the visual experience design of the Supermarsu saves the Baltic Sea experience format. Her graphic imprint and illustrations have appeared extensively, especially on the children’s culture side and also in Paula Noronen’s Supermarsu books.

Who are you?
I am Terese Bast, Visual Experience Designer. I have a degree in visual arts and I have been working as an illustrator for 15 years.

What kind of working experience do you have?
I have a wide experience of visual designer work and have done work for publishers, municipalities, universities, media and other companies. I have done visuals to children’s books, textbooks, events, games, etc. for companies like Tammi, Otava, Gummerus, Rovio, University of Helsinki, University of Lapland, Lastenkeskus.

What’s your expertise?
Illustration and graphic design.

What are the characteristics that describe you as a person?
Professional and humorous.

How long have you been an entrepreneur?
17 years.

What are your greatest achievements in your working life?
I have illustrated 70 children’s books and textbooks. You could say that in illustrations I am strongly specialised in the world of children and youth.

What do you bring to HAPPYMOOR Harbour?
Lots of colour, shapes and joy. You can see my illustration in The Super Furball Saves the Baltic Sea experience format. I am the Head of Visuals for that experience format.

What’s your motto?
“Life is too important to be taken seriously.” Oscar Wilde

HAPPYMOOR Crew facilitate the operations of HAPPYMOOR HARBOUR and produce the tools that our Dockyard offers. The Crew is a growing community of creative and business development professionals. On the Messdeck series introduces members of our Crew.