The new year often suggest the idea of rebirth & new beginnings, why not join tutors from the Confucius Institute of the University of Aberdeen to start an early celebration of Chinese New Year? You will learn basic Chinese characters and brushwork technique, producing a piece of calligraphy to take home.
What prior experience do I need?
You don't need any prior experience for this workshop.
Will I get refreshments?
We don't provide refreshments but participants on workshops will receive 20% hot and cold drinks in the Maritime Cafe on the day of their workshop. You are welcome to bring these with you into the workshop.
What should I bring to the workshop?
We will provide all the materials for this workshop.
Who is the artist leading the workshop?
The Confucius Institute of the University of Aberdeen, established 27th September 2013, aims to provide Chinese language teaching and culture classes and cultural events to the North East Scotland community, including University staff and students, schools, business and industry, and community organisations and individuals.
It acts as a linguistic and cultural bridge, promoting knowledge exchange between China and the people of North East Scotland and serving as the first port of call for information on China.
Where is the workshop?
The workshop is in the Education Suite at Aberdeen Maritime Museum. It is on the first level of the building and is accessible for people with limited mobility. If you are unsure where it is, please ask a member of our Front of House team who will be happy to help.