What is pysanky? Find out in Santa Fe! Southwest Egg Decorating Package with Artists for Hire / March 2012
DIY Santa Fe – 2012 Spring Break Package features exclusive lodging savings of 20% on the Inn’s accommodations during the entire month of March, 2012.
Guests book their hotel accommodations directly with the Inn and Spa at Loretto at our Reservations Toll Free phone number: 866-582-1646 or online.
Guests reserve all DIY workshops and classes directly through the artist of interest. It is recommended that you contact the artist prior to booking your room reservation to ensure class availability.
Between the Cowboy, Native American, and Spanish culture, there is a rich history of shared symbols. Learn from one of the best egg painters in the country how to use those symbols to decorate a unique, Southwestern egg. With beeswax and candles, you will paint an egg using pysanky, a process that is 4,000 years old. In addition to having beautiful artwork you made, you will be educated about all the symbols you see in Santa Fe.
Fee: $142.00 + accommodations (The Inn and Spa at Loretto)
Dates available in March 2010:
- Saturday March 3rd, 2012
- Saturday March 10th, 2012
- Saturday March 17th, 2012
- Saturday March 24th, 2012
Time: 9:30 am- 12:00 pm
Max students for each class: 12
Address: Santa Fe, NM (TBA)
Note: People ages 7-12 must be accompanied by a parent.