April 2nd, 2023 Beginning Pysanky Class
Learn the beautiful, creative, and meaningful ancient art form of pysanky (Ukrainian Easter Eggs)!
- 50 US dollars$50
April 2nd (Sunday) 2PM to 5PM - Open to ages 13 and up. Beginning pysanky class. Three hours of instruction. Each student will be given a pysanky kit from Ukrainian Gift Shop that includes a Delrin kistka, a real beeswax block, 6 Ukie dyes, and 2 instruction design sheets. Each student will also be given a candle (for heating your kistka), and 2 blown chicken eggs. You will be taking home 2 pysanky, enough beeswax to create many more pysanky, and plenty of dyes to be creative at home (we will provide dyes to use during class). We hope you find this ancient art form to be relaxing, fun, creative, and meaningful! In this class students will learn: • A brief history of pysanky • How to blow out eggs • How to prepare eggs for pysanky • How to prepare dyes • The meaning of symbols and colors • Training on writing with and cleaning your kistka • How to finish your pysanka to preserve it for years (if not decades to come) Directions to our storefront, what to wear, what to bring, and restroom locations - will be emailed to you after payment of your class. Kindly gives us two day's notice if you must cancel, in order to allow others to attend. Let the learning begin! :)
200 Mall Circle Drive, Monroeville, PA, USA