Thursday, March 24th, 2011
Photo by Janie Southard
Ukrainian Easter eggs (pysanky) are created on bird eggs using wax applied with a special tool called a kistka. The wax is used to preserve the color beneath it as more layers of colors are washed over the egg.
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ST. MARYS - Arts Place Collective Center is celebrating the art of Easter with a Pysanky class. Kat Koeller of New Bremen earlier this week helped a local group learn the basics of this folk art, which utilizes eclectic tools s . . .
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