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OUR STORY

" I am sure you will be good at drawing it today? ", reassures Mrs Louella.

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Creative duo Louella Fernandez-Lempiäinen and Lautaro Lempiäinen, having studied Design for Theatre and Performance  along with Special Effects and Technical Arts at the University of the Arts London, embarked on creative careers working in the film, television and theatre industries as designers  and makers,  on productions such as the James Bond film ‘Quantum of Solace’, Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’, Guy Ritchie’s ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’, ‘X-Men’, ‘The Boat That Rocked’, ‘World War Z’, MTV, Royal Opera House productions for Opera & The Royal Ballet , TV series ‘Spooks’, ‘Harry Hill’, with the pop group Take That and the London Olympics’ opening/closing ceremonies to mention a few. Production design and management for several customised events, theatre productions, commercial design display design, music videos, exhibitions further expanded their portfolio. 

Drawing on their professional experience, Louella and Lautaro conceptualised, designed and delivered projects, workshops, presentations and master classes for young people and adults of all ages and backgrounds on behalf of the National Theatre, University of the Arts London, Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, Greenwich & Lewisham Young People’s Theatre, Lewisham Council, Hertfordshire County Council, The Swedish Church, as well as various schools in London.

A life changing incident wherein they were attacked by a group of young people one evening when they lived in London set them on a course that would change not only their own, but also others lives.