Hello everyone! I'm Annika Wrede, an illustrator and graphic designer from Helsinki. I went to School of Commercial Graphics (MG-koulu) in the 1980s, when everything was done by hand. I use a computer and drawing software, but I like a handmade look. I get excited when I can depict everyday life’s imperfections with a gentle sense of humor. I like long-term collaborations, such as illustrating a character's adventures for a series of textbooks or a monthly magazine.
I am particularly good at depicting people in motion. Since I also work in sports (I am a qualified gymnastics coach and ski instructor), I can illustrate exercise instructions for both children and adults.
Europa Donna Finland ry (European Breast Cancer Coalition), Folkhälsan, Svenska Finlands Idrottsförbund, Schildts&Söderströms Publishing, WSOY Publishing, Otava Publishing, Minerva Publishing, Docendo, Edukustannus Publishing, Sydänliitto, Linnapaperi, Padel Club Finland, Lenzetto, Sammarbetsforum, Suomen Lääketieteenyhdistys, Gilead, Stockmann, Fazer, Fiskars, Grankulla stad, Kela, Viking Line, Maalla Magazine, Painonvartijat Magazine, Marthaförbundet, The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Stakes, Lääkintöhalllitus, Ministry of Employment of Finland, Kuntourheiluliitto, City of Iisalmi, ET Magazine, Grani Tennis, Grani Pingis, Nyländska Jaktklubben, Esbo Segelförening, Finnish Sailing and Boating Federation