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Pysanka! Ukrainian Egg Decorating Workshop with Lesia Sochor

March 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$20

Adults and ages 8 and up.

Decorate eggs in the Ukrainian style! Draw designs on eggs with melted beeswax using a tool called a kystka. You will then dip the egg in a series of dyes, with the final pattern revealed when the wax is removed. The pysanka was common among Slavic people since 5,000 B.C. and became deeply important in spring rituals, symbolizing nature’s rebirth. This workshop is recommended for families with children 8 years old and up. Solo adults are welcome as well

Please note: The $20 member price applies to all children as well.

Venue

Gamble Education Center
9 Grace Street
Rockland, ME 04841-2867 United States
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Phone:
207-596-6457