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Pysanky: Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop

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Date(s) - Wednesday, Apr 5th

Ottawa Tool Library


Make beautiful pysanky: Easter eggs in the traditional Ukrainian style.

Learn about this ancient and beautiful way of ushering in spring and the techniques necessary to transform a plain egg into an intricate colourful object of hope.

This adult workshop will introduce you to the symbols, cultural context, and lore behind this ancient craft, while also gaining the practical skills of applying wax with a stylus, dyeing, and revealing their egg design.


All course participants need to be fully vaccinated and show proof at the beginning of workshop. We operate with health and safety guidelines in place: mask wearing is mandatory.

Workshops are transferable to another person, but non-refundable. Please make sure this date works with your schedule.