Pysanky Easter Eggs (Family)
Instructed by: Sheelah Tolton
Dates: Saturday April 13
Times: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Regular Price: $85+GST per adult
$20+GST per child
Member Discount: $76.50+GST per adult
$18.00+GST per child
Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
Registration is available starting Saturday December 1.
Learn how to make Ukrainian Easter Eggs, aka Pysanky, in this workshop. You will learn about the history and tradition of making Pysanky reaching back to pre-Christian Ukraine, followed by a demonstration of the hot wax resist a dye technique. You will then start your own Pysanky with the support of the instructor. Examples of patterns will be provided, but students are encouraged to experiment and create their own one of a kind Easter egg.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. A cold drawing method using wax crayons will be provided as an alternative for younger children.