Location of Craveiro: Ancient Art of Ukrainian Eggs (Pysanka)

Igreja Ucraniana - Localidade Craveiro

The contemporaneous art of pysanka was demonstrated in the town of Craveiros on 10th and 11th of april 2010, by the fourth workshop of the cultural project “Pysanka – Crafts Ukrainian, Brazilian, Catarinense.”
Craveiros is a rural municipality of Santa Terezinha-SC, where we met a young Ukrainian reall lively and participatory. According to reports of staff, it was the first time it happened, a course were everyone was really excited for the opportunity and for the results. Sister Emily, who worked for the class organization, thanked on behalf of the community, and asked  to never forgetfor the future projects the town of Craveiros, which gave her a great reception for everybody.

The course was coordinated by Vilson Kotviski, one of the exponents of the art of pysanka in Brazil, author of “pysanka – from Ukraine to Brazil” (2004) and the DVD “The Art of Painting pysanka” (2007).

Vilson José Kotviski – vilson@pessanka.com.br / www.pessanka.com.br