Let’s explore what happens to a drawing when the model melts away in time. We will draw melting ice on a dark background with white drawing instruments and examine how light can be depicted. The session is hosted by art educator Tero Hytönen.
See the world from fresh creative angles and discover new drawing techniques in a relaxed workshop held onsite in the EMMA’s exhibition space. The workshops are open to budding artists of all skill levels from beginners to advanced. Participation and materials are included in the museum admission. No advance registration is required.
Sat 1st Feb at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will draw melting ice on a dark background with white drawing instruments and examine how light can be depicted.
Sat 7th Mar at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will explore what pushing, pulling, carrying and lifting do to the body and how these powers can be conveyed in a drawing.
Sat 11th Apr at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
Let’s draw professional dancers as they perform. In the end, every drawer will receive their own personal dance performance.
Sat 9 May at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will draw outdoors and find drawing instruments from nature.
EMMA Talks: Discussion on the meaning of craftmanship for us
Doctor of Arts Minna Haveri and artist Hanna-Kaisa Korolainen discuss what craftmanship means to us on a personal and cultural level. Spend a peaceful moment by making your own handicrafts and listening to the discussion. Tea will be served. Free entry! Discussion in Finnish.
The winter school holidays are the perfect time to visit EMMA, whether alone or with friends or family. A varied line-up of events is in store for every day of the week. Choose your favourite day or come every day.