Venla Takkinen

photo by Niko Finnilä

Graduated as a Circus Artist (Lahti)
Graduated as dressmaker/clothing artisan (Lahti)
Studying as a Make-up artist. Fashion and special effects (Helsinki)
Venla is a multi-talented artist, who has been in Pinta since the creation. Venla has taken many roles over the years, both on stage and backstage.
These days Venla's main work is as a circus teacher and director. She's mainly teaching in Linnanmäen Sirkuskoulu (Linnanmäki Circus School) and Tikkurilan Teatteri- ja Sirkuskoulu (Tikkurila Theater and Circus school)
On the side of teaching, Venla does costumes and makeup for different kind of performances, mostly circus and dance shows. Occasionally she still shows her performing skills as a dancer circus artist, actress or even singer in some cases.

photo by Mirkku Karvonen

photo by Bambú

photo by Bambú