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Pysanky Workshop at Bartow-Pell Mansion

Pysanky Workshop

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  • Mar. 01, 2020, 12-3pm
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion
  • 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
  • Tween, Teen
  • $25, includes admission to the museum and materials fee

Learn the time-honored art of creating intricately patterned Ukrainian Easter eggs, and make your own to take home using a wax-resist technique at this hands-on workshop. Instructor Alesia Kozicky has been making pysanky all her life and has taught for over 25 years. Her work has been widely displayed, including at the Library of Congress and libraries throughout Westchester. Hot wax and permanent dyes are used, so dress accordingly. Ages 12 and older. Please bring a bag lunch.

About Bartow-Pell Mansion

895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park

Bronx, NY


    Built between 1836 and 1842, the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum exemplifies a type of country living that existed in the Pelham Bay Park area in the early 19th Century. Officially open as a museum since 1946, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's mansion, gardens and landscape offer visitors a source of serenity in the urban landscape. Many city children and their teachers participate in education programs and connect to the history of the site. Mansion tours, public programs and classes allow children and adults to expand their horizons in an exceptional setting.

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