Ukrainian Egg Decorating with Jenny Santa Maria
Saturday, March 28 11am-1:30pm OR Wednesday, April 1 from 4:30-7pm OR Saturday, 4/4 from 9:30am-12.
Ukrainian eggs or ‘Pysanky’ are decorated using beeswax and dyes that are applied in layers. Students will learn new techniques, designs, and historical significance of this process and go home with a beautiful egg. No experience is necessary and ages 12 through adult are welcome to register. Participants will be provided with eggs and decorating materials. Please bring an apron or old shirt and an egg carton to bring your project home in.
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BelmarArts Members $20 each session / Non BelmarArts Members $25 each session
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Jenny’s interests are in fiber arts, embroidery, painting, and sketching in charcoal. She is known mostly for her unique Ukrainian eggs that are made using the traditional process and tools but explore mathematical concepts in her designs. Jenny supports and advocates for the arts in Monmouth county by organizing music showcases and art shows in Asbury Park. She currently teaches drawing at Brookdale Community College and teaches art to emotionally and behaviorally challenged students in Tinton Falls.