Sinisen Saimaan taideinstituutti is a private adult educational center. Taideinstituutti operates in an old school located in Himalansaari, which is part of city of Mikkeli.

Next watercolour painting courses takes place 17 – 20. of june and 20. – 23. of July in 2017. Course is led by Visual Artist Katja Antonoff.

  • Course is open for everyone interested in watercolour painting. We start from basic techniques if needed. Those who are more experienced can work through according to their own interest. Teacher gives feedback twice a day in group reviews and during the day if needed.
  • Course fee is 350 EURO and it includes everything: lodging, teaching, breakfast, lunch, coffee/tea, dinner and sauna (over 100 years old) in evenings by the lake Yövesi in Saimaa.  On Saturday, if the weather is not too bad, we take a boat trip to the Astuvansalmi rock paintings located about two kilometres from Himalansaari.

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