Helina Tilk


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Helina Tilk

Helina Tilk, a much-loved Estonian artist, is famous for her colourful drawings of cats, pigs, bears and other friendly animals. These happy creatures decorate the vast selection of kitchen ceramics sold in her Old Town shops. Ceramics with the artist's fanciful Tallinn-related designs also make superb souvenirs.


In Tallinn, folk tradition exists alongside everything contemporary. You can find some of the most amazing art pieces exclusively made with traditional skills. The most unique Estonian souvenirs are traditional Estonian handicrafts. Many shops and galleries offer a wide range to choose from, so everyone is sure to find something to their liking. The most unique Estonian souvenirs are traditional Estonian handicrafts: knitwear, linen, ceramics, leather, and wood, especially juniper wood. Most of Estonian design can be seen in small galleries, design boutiques and fashion stores. You will find many unique, handcrafted pieces from some of the most imaginative designers in Estonia, ranging from ceramic, textile and fashion, to wood, furniture, jewellers and handicraft.