Originally from Finland, Malin graduated with a BA (Hons.) in Design from the Glasgow School of Art in 2010. Since graduating she has been working as a designer, silversmith and jeweller. Exhibiting her work at various exhibitions and fairs through out Britain, working on numerous projects and also teaching At the Glasgow School of Art's Continuing Education Department. She relocated in June 2015 to Finland where she is now continuing her work.
Malin's own work is influenced by organic forms and textures found in the Finnish and Scottish landscape and woodlands. Using a variety of techniques such as raising, forging and chasing she describes her pieces as ‘each a journey of light, shadow and line’.