The Tanning of Fish Skin

Lecturer: Saija Lehtonen
Date and time: Saturday 11.00
No advance registration, no fee.

Learn how to make leather out of fish skin.
Saija speaks English, Finnish and some Swedish. The lecture will be given in English.

What is tanning? What is special about the tanning of fish skin?
Saija will talk about ecological methods of tanning, her traditional knowledge and understanding of nature.
There will be a lot of photos and a chance to acquaint oneself with a selection of tanned fish skin and different tanning methods.

The lecture takes about half an hour followed by questions and answers.