Tag: ethnographic museum

Custom Art in Eggshells, Gourds, Wood, Jewelry, and More

October Demonstrations in Velingrad Bulgaria

Students from surrounding schools in Velingrad continue to visit the Museum far a first hand experience at carving an eggshell. Each is given a simple design on a chicken egg and some simple instructions to follow. When they are finished they get to take the egg home. I find it fun to watch the initial…
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Return Trip to Bulgaria to Prepare for Future Exhibitions

In August I returned to Bulgaria to prepare for future exhibitions. When I walked into the Ethnographic Museum in Velingrad I was greeted by George and the rest of the staff. George stood out immediately when I saw the shirt he had chosen to wear that day.

Students Learning English Attempt Egg Carving

A class of bright youth stopped by the Museum to watch a demonstration of egg carving. These children are learning English and their teacher thought it would be a good experience to talk with an English speaking person.