“Carpathian Vernisage” will allow residents and guests of Ivano-Frankivsk to get acquainted with folk crafts and traditional crafts, and will help to preserve the cultural identity of Ukraine.
The purpose of the festival is to popularize the folk traditions and culture of the region, present such crafts as woodcarving, weaving, embroidery, Easter eggs, blacksmithing, pottery, wickerwork, works of art, lacquering and others. Folk artists and craftsmen are invited to participate in the festival.
The festival takes place every year on September 5-6 in Ivano-Frankivsk.
The program of the festival includes:
Folk craft lessons from participants
Actions and gifts from sponsors and organizers
Exposition of folk craftsmen of Ivano-Frankivsk region "Carpathian Vernisage".