With or without experience in painting, everyone is welcome to come join our fun workshop!
Here is what you can expect: lot's of fun learning a unique, traditional Ukrainian painting technique while getting to know another culture; shared laughter with both old and new friends; and a cozy neighborhood coffee shop, with a menu to explore that offers amazing British pies and pastries (so nice in this cold weather!), teas, coffees, wines, beers and ciders.
What to bring: great attitude and friends - all materials will be provided!
Decorative petrykivka artwork is a joy to look at and have in your home! We will help you learn how to create your own petrykivka masterpiece under the guidance of master artist Marina Volk. Petrykivka decorative painting, as described on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, is an ornamental folk art rich in symbolism.
Marina Volk, who hails from Western Ukraine, has been drawing since childhood. She has created an accessory line for well-known designer Lyuba Chernikova, as well as collaborated with numerous other artists. She travels around the country sharing her art through her workshop, exhibits and other events.