Outerspace warriors celebrating schools in Finland

Toukofest 2019 – the yearly organized festival for schoolchildren in Jyväskylä’s sports hall Hipposhalli on 29.05. – a day of dance, play, and all sorts of exciting explorations! Experience Workshop was there with Jyvälä Settlements/Sillat project to build the 4D Frame warka water tower, to play music, dwell into the world of STEAM tools –[…]

Uptown Night Festival – Yläkaupungin Yö in Jyväskylä with Experience Workshop

The Uptown Night Festival or Yläkaupungin Yö marks the beginning of the summer in Jyväskylä, when everyone who is able to move is hanging out on the streets playing, listening to concerts or eating. Finnish weather surprised us with an extreme of 25 plus degrees. Experience Workshop was also out on one of the best[…]

Experience Workshop celebrating Jyväskylä’s birthday with a STEAM-party

    The City of Jyväskylä celebrated its 182. anniversary on March 23. Jyvälän Setlementti and Experience Workshop joined the events in the city library with STEAM family workshops. The highlight of the day was the creation of a beautiful carpet made of CaraWonga’s recycled industrial textile pieces. Thanks to Olivia Oláh, children enjoyed doing[…]

Building the giant dome of friendship in Jyväskylä

Valentine’s Day is understood as the day of friendship in Finland. Experience Workshop and Jyvälän Settlementi celebrated it together with friends and colleagues and a lot of STEAM tools at the youth culture center Veturitallit (which used to be an locomotive repair station once): there were people from the Tuu ja tee (learning by doing)[…]

Game Day at Jyvälä with Experience Workshop

Two hundred people enjoyed the Game Day / Pelipäivä on 10.11.2018 in Jyvälä (Jyväskylä, Finland). Experience Workshop’s STEAM community activities filled the gym with children and adults of all ages. Thanks to Sharif, Ismael and Khaled for passing over 4D Frame construction techniques, Akie for the origami workshop, Prativa for the Bollywood dance class and Maria for the teamwork! See the results[…]

Experience Workshop’s 4Dframe Warka Tower of Community in Diversity rose at the City of Light Festival in Finland

Experience Workshop’s new project in Finland, “Sillat” (“Bridges”) was opened on the City of Light Festival (Valon Kaupunki) in Jyväskylä. An inspired team of about two dozen people from all over the world pulled up the Warka Water Tower on the Church Square as the afternoon lights were fading. When darkness approached, besides our tower,[…]

Experience Workshop’s „Sillat” project is launched in Finland

Anni, Maria, Nora and Maia preparing “Sillat” at Jyvälän Settlement How to build bridges between people using the STEAM approach? How to contribute to language learning? How to support integration into society? How to learn from each other? “Sillat” is the Finnish word for “Bridges”. Sillat is Experience Workshop’s new project, which launches on September[…]