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About Tales by Trees
About the Seed
About the Book Trilogy
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Contact

About Tales by Trees

  • A net positive art & design company based in Finland
  • First products were crowdfunded on Indiegogo in December 2017
  • Every product is designed to give back to the environment more than it takes out: Tales by Trees products rebuild the planet piece by piece
  • Details about the net positive model are available from this link
  • Our full net positivity report can be downloaded here
  • Founder: Markus Pyhältö, MBA (technology & innovation) & MSc (economics), see also LinkedIn
Tales by Trees logo: white background
Tales by Trees logo (black background)
Tales by Trees logo: white background
Tales by Trees logo (white background)

About the Book Trilogy

  • Three inspirational modern fairytales about our relationship with nature
  • Titles: The Carpenter, The Knight, The Seafarer
  • Intended audience: Grown-ups and mature children
  • The stories combine fantasy, nature, wisdom, wonder and folklore into inspiring reading experiences
  • Each book is a fully self-contained story and does not require familiarity with the other books in the series
  • Written by Iiro Küttner, a Jussi Award winning screenwriter, playwright and professor of screenwriting at Aalto University (see also interview)
  • Illustrated by Ville Tietäväinen, an award-winning illustrator, graphic novelist and visual artist (see also interview)
  • English translation by Owen F. Witesman, working closely with the author.
  • Books were first published in Finnish between 2014-2015
  • English ebook editions were made available from 2015, print copies crowdfunded in 2017
  • Winner of Finland’s Most Beautiful Book Series (Finnish Book Art Committee, 2014), The Carpenter nominated for the Finlandia Junior Prize
  • The illustrations have also been exhibited on their own, with three exhibitions held since 2015

The Carpenter (cover)
The Carpenter (cover)
The Carpenter (ant)
The Carpenter (ant)
The Carpenter (emperor & carpenter)
The Carpenter (emperor & carpenter)
The Carpenter (throne room)
The Carpenter (throne room)
The Knight (cover)
The Knight (cover)
The Knight (dragon)
The Knight (dragon)
The Knight (shield)
The Knight (shield)
The Knight (ageing)
The Knight (ageing)
The Seafarer (cover)
The Seafarer (cover)
The Seafarer (seagulls)
The Seafarer (seagulls)
The Seafarer (tree)
The Seafarer (tree)
The Seafarer (sea)
The Seafarer (sea)
Iiro Küttner (author) and Ville Tietäväinen (illustrator)
Iiro Küttner (author) and Ville Tietäväinen (illustrator)

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