Ukranian Style of Pysanky (Egg Decorating)

Look at these gorgeous eggs by Nina.

New date and time TBD

 Join Nina Shepardson and learn how to decorate real eggshells using wax and dyes in the traditional Ukrainian style of Pysanky. We’ll cover symbolism, color progression, ways of measuring and dividing your egg to suit your design and how to varnish your egg after it’s completed. Participants should be able to complete two eggs during the class time. Cost $45. Sign up here. We are asking for a $10 deposit upon registering.  Make a Payment here.

–from Wikipedia about Pysanka:  A pysanka (Ukrainian: писанка, plural: pysanky) is a Ukrainian Easter egg, decorated with traditional Ukrainian folk designs using a wax-resist (batik) method. The word pysanka comes from the verb pysaty, “to write”, as the designs are not painted on, but written with beeswax. Read more here…http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pysanka

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