Porcelain made in Japan with my illustrations

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Above are some snapshots from an ongoing project that will be shown at the Swedish embassy in Tokyo in March. Japanease porcelain made in one of Japans finest and very old porcelain factories for a traditional Japanease meal, illustrated by me! I have put a lot of time into this project so it´s very satisfying to have received the beautiful result now.


Pouches for Isétan by Tina

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Here is a surface pattern I´ve designed for Isétan departmentstore in Tokyo. These pouches are so great, I use them for all kinds of things.


Hallå Förälder

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Illustration I just did for a magazine called Hallå Förälder, an article written by Pär Ek.


Old drawings

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Found these drawings in old sketchbooks from when I studied at Central Saint Martins University in London, feels like it´s so long ago now!


Formex 2015

Now it´s soon time for Formex again!!! On the picture above a lecture by Trendenser from last year.


Hej & välkommen!
Illustratören och formgivaren Tina Backman varvar mönster och illustrations uppdrag med föreläsning och designrådgivning. Tinas egna produkter finns att köpa i butiker både i Sverige, Japan och USA. Vi är glada att höra ifrån dig, så skicka gärna en rad på: tina@tinabackman.se

Hello & welcome!
Illustrator and designer Tina Backman, based in Sweden does illustration work and surface pattern designs on commission. She also do design consulting, workshops and talks on design. We are always happy to hear from you! Please drop us a mail at; tina@tinabackman.se

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New collaboration
We proudly present our new collaboration with Åry Trays, a collection of ecofriendly trays, made in Sweden with Scandinavian birch wood, design by Tina Backman.

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