YUKATA WORKSHOP FOR STUDENTS! Learn about Japanese culture! (Sept. 22nd)

The Faculty of Humanities together with the Yokohama National University and the University of Saitama, Japan are delighted to present a yukata workshop for the students studying at the University of Oulu!

Whether you are a degree student or an exchange student, feel free to join us for a fun and relaxed workshop where you will learn more about the Japanese traditional summer kimono, yukata.

Professor Yayoi SATSUMOTO (Yokohama National University) and Professor Hiroko KAWABATA (University of Saitama) will guide you to the world of traditional Japanese clothes by giving you a unique possibility to wear an authentic yukata yourself!

The workshop lasts for two hours and is organized twice (one in the morning and one in the afternoon) on Tuesday, September 22nd. Sign up fast as the group sizes are limited!

The following information is needed when signing up:

  • Which time is suitable for you? (If your schedule is flexible and you can attend either one of the workshops, let us know!)
    • morning workshop, 10.00-12.00
    • afternoon workshop, 13.00-15.00
  • Your height (so that we can reserve a suitable yukata just for you!)
  • Contact information.


Please sign up before Sunday 13th of September by sending the above mentioned information to Henna Rannanpää (henna.rannanpaa@oulu.fi).

Last updated: 7.9.2015