Tarja, born in 1951, from Velkua has been a Myssy Granny since 2019. According to Tarja, the best thing about being Myssy Granny is the entertaining activity. Tarja says she always has knitting needles with her because she knits every day. Tarja highlights knitting as a nice thing to do and states it also removes stress. Tarja has learned to knit at the age of six from her mother and grandmother. In addition to knitting, she spends her free time in nature, doing yoga and fishing.