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Join us for a master class with Ukrainian Petrykivka artist Svitlana Ivasyuk, and experience a Ukrainian artistic tradition.
Svitlana Ivasyuk is American artist of Ukrainian origin who creates amazing artworks in different styles like traditional Ukrainian art of Samchykivka, Petrykivka, watercolor, neuro-art, and beadwork. Her artworks are shown in private galleries, museums and private collections all over the US. Recently her watercolor paintings were juried into the show at San Diego Watercolor Society, and one of them earned an Honorable Mention Award. Svitlana enjoys teaching others the magic of art, and has had a numerous workshops and private classes on different styles of painting.
Samchykivka is a traditional Ukrainian art style known for its unique designs, originated in the late XIX – early XX centuries in the village of Samchyky. It features stories from carols, folk tales, and more. The artwork resembles tapestries with large, bold patterns filled with contrasting colors. It often includes curved feathers, toothed leaves, flower petals, and whimsical, flowing lines, which are distinct features of this art form.
During the master class you will learn how to create a real Samchykivka painting from the very beginning. You will get the introduction to the history of Ukrainian art of Samchykivka and get practical instructions of painting from an expert artist.
This master class doesn’t require any special artistic skills – everyone can participate, with or without experience in painting.
The artist will give you step-by-step instructions and tips and you will practice your brushstroke before painting a picture. Besides, you will see some beautiful Samchykivka paintings that you may use as an inspiration for your work.
All materials will be provided as well as some refreshments during this master class.
Price is $75 for 3-hour master class per person (cash, check or online payment) and includes all supplies. Light refreshments will be served.
You may purchase some of the original paintings in Samchykivka style after the workshop.
There are only 15 spots available and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Save your spot – pay online today.
All proceeds will go to humanitarian aid to Ukraine.
Please come in advance to save your spot if not paid online.