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Butterfly Mounting

Learn how to prepare & set butterflies! In this class, suitable for beginners, you will learn how to set, preserve and mount two specimens that you then get to take home with you. All materials and specimens will be provided. 

*Extra specimens can be made available for purchase.

About the Instructor:

Jonna Lepeska graduated from Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland 2011 as Bachelor of Arts in Theater Production with Honors and Distinction. She specialized in Scenic Art and has worked with the Finnish National Opera, BBC Scotland, in several film, theater, and event companies in Finland, UK and UAE.

Jonna was born in Helsinki, Finland 1979. She now lives in Vancouver BC, Canada and is pursuing her career in the film industry.
She spends her free time collecting small items from nature, making micro world installations including insects, bugs and small mammals that she stuffs herself. She runs workshops for adults "Stuff The Rat, taxidermy", "Re-vamp Your Furniture" and "Make Your Own Micro World" have all been sold out. Jonna was part of the Helsinki Desing Week in 2016 with her"micro world" workshop which was a huge success.

She also paints murals and re-vamps furniture for private properties, restaurants, shops etc. So do not hesitate to get in touch!