Minneapolis, MN

Loch Ness MPLS, designed by Brian Ness, a Minnesota artist, houses an online portfolio, news, updates and personal blog.


Here's where I post a little about my life, my process, and my inspiration. Check in to learn about what's happening with Loch Ness MPLS, and get a sneak peek at new projects!


Legendary Primer - O is for Otso

Brian Ness

Otso is a Finnish legendary creature, King of the Forest, and sometimes referred to as HoneyPaws, or not referred to by any name. He is thought to be a man who had run from the village into the woods, and that the woods changed him so deeply that he took the shape of a bear.