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NEW THINGS COMING UP IN 2020!

HEY! We have some news: Napa School will have a new, exciting chapter coming up in 2020. We are going to grow, evolve our workshop roster and do more cool stuff. Our amazing, creative and fun workshops are not over!

We are going to offer also some new workshop contents next year, and come up with brand new ideas. Before all that, it’s time to concentrate on the upcoming holiday season and relax with friends and family.

We’d like to thank everyone who participated our workshops in 2019, our great workshop leaders and lovely partners. See you next year!

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Pst! We got our photo albums updated, so get a cup of hot mulled wine and check out our Napa School workshop albums on Flickr!

LETTER GRAFFITI WITH A MARKER PEN

LETTER GRAFFITI WITH A MARKER PEN

Letter Graffiti With A Marker Pen!
14.11.2019 12:00 – 15:00

In this graffiti workshop we will concentrate on letter graffiti which is made with marker pens on a canvas base. The work phases are quite similar to painting with spray paint. Come participate and take control of lines, fill-ins and blinks, inspired with a rich course material! For this workshop you will not need previous experience with graffiti art.

The class will be instructed by Antti Kalakivi, who was introduced to graffiti culture in the early ’90s. He has devoted himself to graffiti art in the form of several different projects, so you’ll be in good hands! This class is for over 18-year-olds.

To register to this workshop email to: antti.kalakivi(at)gmail.com. Registration is obligatory. There are limited places.

The workshop’s price is 30€ and it includes all the materials you need during the workshop, plus coffee and tea!

The workshop will be held at Pursimiehenkatu 13 A, 00150 Helsinki

GRAPHIC PLAY WORKSHOP

GRAPHIC PLAY WORKSHOP

17.10.2019 18:00 – 20:00

Welcome to this creative visual illustration workshop!

With the help of A4-paper and acrylic paint participants are encouraged to find the magic of creative mark making and abstract graphics. Workshop gives a chance to explore and study different ways of innovative painting and creating a creative tool out of one A4 and using it for unexpected ways.

Kukka-Maria Kiuru will be the guide in this workshop. She will help the participants to create black and white graphics. To join this workshop you don’t need to have any special expertise or earlier experience from creative illustration.

Please, pay attention to suitable clothing. There will be few aprons available.

The workshop’s price is 20€ and it includes all the materials you need during the workshop, as well as coffee and tea.

To register to this workshop, please kindly email to Kukka: kukka[at]kukkamariakiuru.com
Registration is obligatory and binding, workshop is for 10 participants. The entry fee will be billed in advance.

The workshop will be held at Pursimiehenkatu 13 A, 00150 Helsinki

Please see more information here.

 

PAPER LAMP WORKSHOP

PAPER LAMP WORKSHOP

25.9.2019 17:30 – 20:30

Craft your very own design lampshade to lighten your home or office!

Artist and do-it-yourself enthusiast Jouko Korkeasaari’s fun & effortless workshop is dedicated to making colourful paper lanterns mainly using coffee filter bags.

No previous knowledge is required! This workshop is suitable for anyone who can handle a pair of scissors and a glue gun. This lantern idea can also be easily adapted to party decorations for autumn’s parties or fancy DIY presents for upcoming Christmas. Go wild!

The workshop lasts for 3 hours.

To register to this workshop, please kindly email to your lantern leader Jouko: jkorkeasaari47@gmail.com Registration is obligatory. There are limited places.

The workshop’s price is 3€ and it includes all the materials you need during the workshop, as well as coffee and tea.

The workshop will be held at Pursimiehenkatu 13 A, 00150 Helsinki

MACRAMÉ TOTEM WORKSHOP

MACRAMÉ TOTEM WORKSHOP

28.8.2019 17:30 – 20:00

Create your own magical macramé totem with Ilonninni!

Macramé totems are created using macramé knots and the totem materials are mostly recycled. You can choose the parts and colours yourself, so the totem will look just like you like it! You can use your creativity to learn a few different macramé nodes. Creating a totem is a fun & calming experience and after the workshop, you will definitely have a unique design element to take home with you!

Interior decorator Nina Myllymäki and her company Ilonninni design interior crafts and arranges DIY craft workshops. The macramé totem model is designed by Nina and she will guide you through different steps of creating your own.

The workshop lasts 2-3 hours.

Register to this workshop here:
Iloninni’s webstore

The workshop’s price is 40€ and it includes all the materials you need during the workshop, as well as coffee and tea.

The workshop will be held at Pursimiehenkatu 13 A, 00150 Helsinki

For more information about the workshop, please contact: ilonninni@gmail.com

 

HAND IN THE KITCHEN – EASTER WORKSHOP

HAND IN THE KITCHEN – EASTER WORKSHOP

Hand In The Kitchen – Easter workshop is a communal, mimetic and magical cooking show, where every attender gets to cook, laugh and help each other! And if everything goes as planned… EAT! Sounds lovely, doesn’t it?

  • Wed 27.3.2019 18.00-19.30
  • Price 30,00€ (incl. VAT 24 %) including the materials and Handicap In the Kitchen Cook book
  • Register to this workshop by emailing to Kati: kati.rapia(at)gmail.com. Registration is binding and there are a limited spots available.
  • A 0-12-year-old child can be accompanied by a paying adult free of charge.
  • If you need any information about the recipe (because of allergies or special diet) contact Kati Rapia (kati.rapia(at)gmail.com)

 

What is Hand in the Kitchen? Hand In the Kitchen (Käsi Keittiössä 2014, Napa Books) is a comic book and a serious cook book. Cooking can sometimes be too much of a comic and life-filling item so then use this great little helper- book! If it doesn’t have all the dishes you need for your life wanted, just add those recipes you miss and it’s perfect. All the recipes are drawn step by step- style.

MARBLING WORKSHOP (SOLD OUT)

MARBLING WORKSHOP (SOLD OUT)

In the paper marbling workshop, you can try out an exciting patterning method called marbling or Ebru art. In this art workshop, you create with colours a marble pattern surface to the water surface, which is then absorbed into the paper. Easy and fun! Ebru art is a Turkish method that was born in Central Asia in the 500s to 700s. The course includes colours, tools and paper. You can also bring your own ceramic or wooden piece if you want to marble it. Come and find your creativity!

The workshop is led by a marbling professional, Anna Kervinen. She has studied technique in Saint-Petersburg, Russia and in Finland for several years.

  • Wed 27.2.2019 18.00-20.30
  • Price 30,00€ (incl. VAT 24 %) including the materials
  • Register to this workshop by emailing to Anna: ansunn(at)gmail.com. Registration is binding and there are a limited spots available.
  • A 5-12-year-old child can be accompanied by a paying adult free of charge. (Minimum age limit for participants is 5 years).

// PLEASE NOTE! // This workshop is FULLY BOOKED. You can inquire about the cancellation spots by mailing to ansunn(at)gmail.com