A masterclass of Russian doll painting in St. Petersburg
Take part in a masterclass of matryoshka painting, you will explore the history of the matryoshka, while painting the Russian nesting doll in the heart of St. Petersburg.
A matryoshka is one of the most famous symbols of Russia. The entire world knows these wooden dolls and their ‘secret’, that is why the matryoshka is a very popular souvenir.
This master-class takes place in the historical center of St. Petersburg, just a short walk from Nevsky Prospect. A Russian artist will meet you in a small matryohka museum-workshop. She will introduce you to the history of Russian nesting dolls and show you a collection of matryoshkas from every corner of Russia. She will show you all secrets and painting techniques.
Then you will be given a set of three dolls. With the guidance of an artist and a translator, you will create your unique matryoshka. In addition, you will be able to take two uncolored dolls to paint them at home.
Visit the master-class with your friends and family to bring a unique hand-made souvenir from Russia.
THIS PRICE INCLUDES:
- A master class for matryoshka painting
- An english speaking guide
- Help from a professional artist
- 1 or 3 unpainted Matryoshkas (one per person)
- Paints, brushes and other tools