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Mr. Mitch Tukkimaki Year 4/5 Facilitator

  • Email mtukkimaki@caaschool.com
  • Favourite Art Form Visual art, sculpture, installation, drawing
  • Hometown Calgary, AB
  • Favourite Movie Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • Favourite Food Tacos, curries, sushi
  • Favourite Music Electronic or 60's lounge
  • Favourite Play Any Agatha Christie
  • Favourite Quote Be the change you want to see in the world. - Mahatma Gandhi
  • Hobbies Making art, playing zelda, watching reality TV, camping
  • Something not commonly known about me I have assisted baby sea turtles hatching twice, and it was as awesome as it sounds.

Mr. Tukkimaki was a Year 6/7 practicum student at CAA during the 2017-2018 school year and is ecstatic to be starting his teaching career in the 4/5 team. After obtaining his BFA from ACAD, he went on to use his artistic skills to help organize art grant funding for local artists at festivals. His specializations include sculpting, installation, narrative creation, painting, and drawing. Mr. Tukkimaki is a born and raised Calgarian who sees the value in enriching the arts community in his own city. Some of Mr. Tukkimaki’s past times include reading fantasy and mystery novels, keeping up on the latest Nintendo games and seeking out the world’s scariest roller coasters. His favourite subjects in school were science, social studies and art class. Fun Fact about Mr Tukkimaki is that his cat Mr Rupert Giles has more followers on Instagram than he does