Learn to craft in Etara, Bozhentsi or Elena

You can learn traditional Bulgarian crafts for free in the next two days at Etara,  Gabrovo, Bozhentsi, Sevlievo, Teteven, Elena or Drianovo. This can happen during the “European Days of art crafts”, which is held for a third consecutive year. On April 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 04:30 p.m. at Etara you can join in the demonstrations of icon painting and carving, to learn to paint on ivy or buy traditional art objects made by students. On April 2, Sunday at the same time in the architectural reserve, you can learn the secrets of pottery, how to design products blankets and again to buy souvenirs.

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In Bozhentsi on 1st and April 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.in the exhibition hall of the old school, you will learn how are made hand cement tiles, how to blown and decorated glass toys, how to create masterpieces from clay and to knit baskets. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 1st of April in Drianovo, you can visit master workshops on woodcarving, icon painting or just to buy a souvenir. On 2nd of April from 11:30 a.m.  to 4 p.m. you can visit the exhibition of craft objects and tools of the pedestrian street in the city.

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In Elena on 1st and 2nd of April in the house of Dr. Christo Momtchilov, you can learn crafts pottery, glass painting, carving and pyrography, basketry, traditional embroidery, making jewelry, floristry and make dolls from fabric. Or to visit workshops for kneading bread and sugar cockerels. If you are in the Republic of 1st from 10:30 to 17 hours Square Sava Mladenov you can see demonstrations of manufacturing of leather products, wrought iron, and jewelry. Or to reveal the secrets of embroidering, knitting art, artistic wood processing and carving. Or just to buy souvenirs made by local craftsmen.

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My greatest pleasure in life is to travel. Undoubtedly there are a lot of amazing places around the world worth visiting at least once in life. However, Bulgaria is such a place where you will wish to come back again and again. In every season and every region of this small country, you can find unique wonders. So share my travels.