Pysanky: “Ukrainian Easter Egg Decorating for Beginners”
Class Description: Learn the centuries-old art of Pysanky. Make gorgeous decorative eggs using the batik (wax resist) method. Students will learn the meanings of traditional designs and colors, the method for making the design on the egg, color theory, and the history of Pysanky.
Instructor: Nicholas Pawluk is a local artist who has created Ukrainian Easter eggs for over thirty years and has taught classes throughout the Midwest and South. Nicholas’ passion is teaching about Ukraine, focusing on their art, culture and rich history.
Supplies and Attire: Students should wear comfortable, older clothing as dye and wax used in this class could damage clothes. All materials and supplies will be provided.
Time: Saturday, June 22 (9:00am – 12:00pm)
Supply Fee: $5.00
Deadline to Register: June 15 at noon
Important Information: Registering for a workshop indicates that the student is 19 years of age or older and understands that photographs/video may be taken during the event and their image may be used on Burritt on the Mountain’s website and social media outlets or other promotional materials. Registration also indicates that the student releases Burritt on the Mountain and the City of Huntsville, all their directors, employees, volunteers, and any persons associated with Burritt on the Mountain, from any liability for any bodily injury and/or property damage suffered by the attendee as a result of actives during the educational program.
Cancelation Policy: Students that cancel 14 days prior to the date of the class will be eligible for a full refund. Students that cancel 7 days prior to the date of the class will be eligible for a 50% refund. If student cancels 6 days or less prior to the date of the class no refund will be issued.