Heart & Hands: A Day of Ukrainian Arts & Crafts

Unleash Your Inner Artisan: Celebrate Ukrainian Culture with Workshops.

This special day offers a unique opportunity to delve into the rich traditions of Motanka doll making and Ukrainian clay crafting, all under one roof.


Please note. All of the practical workshops are first come first served. You may be expected to wait until a space becomes available.

11am – 3:30pm.
Motanka Doll Workshop.
📍Museum Landing

Dive into the rich history of Motanka dolls, their symbolic meanings, and the ancient rituals woven into their creation. Master the art of crafting a Motanka using simple materials like cloth, thread, and natural fibers. No sewing experience needed!

1:00pm – 3pm.
Hand-building a Plate with Texture: Clay Workshop.
📍Art Box

Immerse yourself in the timeless art of Ukrainian clay crafting. Learn traditional techniques for hand-building and sculpting, inspired by nature and Ukrainian folk motifs.

All Events

Saturday 3 FebruaryUkrainian Day Celebrations
Saturday 10 FebruaryUkrainian Workshops Day
Saturday 17 FebruaryHeart & Hands: A Day of Ukrainian Arts & Crafts
Saturday 24 FebruaryPetrykivka Painting: A Ukrainian Folk Art Workshop

This event is part of the exhibition programme for:

Echoes of Ages: Ukraine’s Storied Past and Indomitable Spirit

3 – 24 February 2024
Mon-Sat. 10am-4pm. Free entry. (Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays)

«Слава Україні! Героям Слава!»

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