Arabia Moomin Mug #20
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Stinky is known as a mischievous personality, but there are some easily relatable characteristics in him. In the mug Stinky is pictured carrying bottles, as if he just stole them. Manufacturing of ...
Stinky is known as a mischievous personality, but there are some easily relatable characteristics in him. In the mug Stinky is pictured carrying bottles, as if he just stole them. Manufacturing of the grey mug started in 2001 and the mug was discontinued in 2021. The mug was designed by Tove Slotte, and the original images can be found in Tove and Lars Jansson’s comic strip #17 Moomin and the Comet.
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Comic strip #17 - Moomin and the Comet (1958) - Tove Jansson, Lars Jansson
Height: 8.1, Width: 11.2, Diameter: 8.3 cm
Who designs the illustrations for the Moomin mugs?
Tove Slotte, born in 1957, is a Finnish artist and a graphic designer. She is a professional ceramist. Tove Slotte worked at Arabia from 1985 to 1990, after which she has worked as a freelance designer. She is best known for designing and illustrating the Moomin products for Iittala and Arabia ceramics. Tove Slotte has been a Moomin fan since her childhood. She says her favourite Moomin book is The Book about Moomin, Mymble and Little My. Tove Slotte has designed the Moomin products for Arabia for more than 30 years.