Explore the art, symbolism and joy in creating Pysanky. Ages 12 & up. Each workshop participant will create a unique and beautiful egg ornament!
Basia will guide you through all the steps of transforming a plain egg into a work of art. Adult and/or teen students will learn the age old Ukrainian method of Pysanky, decorating eggshells. We will apply a series of melted beeswax and dyes to create traditional star patterns. When complete, the wax is melted off, revealing the vivid colors. Students will have the option of turning their Pysanky into a unique Seasonal ornaments.
Materials (eggs, stylus, dyes, wax…) and instruction will be provided to make one or two Pysanky. Kits will also be available for purchase, so that students can continue to make Pysanky and wax-resist batik-style eggs at home, for all seasons and occasions. Maximum 10 students.
Please pre-register on our website.
Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Tyler Park Center for the Arts 10 Stable Mill Trail Richboro, PA 18954