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Ukrainian Culture: Pysanky Workshop

March 9, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Learn the ancient Ukrainian art of pysanka in hands-on classes featuring traditional techniques and designs from the Ukrainian Gift ShopLearn about the history and symbolism of this expressive art form and fill your Easter basket with beautiful pysanky!

Pysanky – are egg shells, on which designs are “written” in hot wax with a special stylus called a pysachok (писачок) or a kistka (кістка) which has a small funnel attached to hold a small amount of liquid wax. The word ‘pysanky’ comes from the Ukrainian verb pysaty, which means “to write.”





There is a cap of 20 students for this workshop, so sign up fast. Because we need to order the kits ahead of time, all seats must be pre-registered and paid for before the February 23rd, no refunds will be issued after this date.

Dates: This class runs over 5 weeks on early Saturday afternoons – March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30  



Course fee: (5 classes): Adults 16+ $150

Skill level: Beginner and Intermediate

Instructors: Ally Perchyshyn, Michael Prokopiuk

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Learn more about our registration policies, general class information and instructors here.


March 9, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Ukrainian American Community Center
301 Main St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413 United States
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