Pysanky egg workshops with artist Christine Levy March 24, 25

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Pysanky are Ukrainian Easter eggs ‘written’ with wax and dyes. (Photo courtesy of Christine Levy)

Slate Valley Museum in Granville will host two workshops – one for adults and one for children – with artist Christine Levy to learn about the history and how-tos of making Pysanky, or Ukrainian Easter eggs.

Levy is a second-generation Ukrainian American and has been writing Pysanky since she was 10 years old.

On Friday, March 24, from 6 to 9 p.m., Levy will present a workshop for people ages 13 and older. Cost is $40 per person and includes all materials for egg making plus light snacks and beverages. Preregistration and prepayment are required.

On Saturday, March 25, from 1 to 4 p.m., Levy will lead a workshop geared specifically for children ages 6 to 12. Again, the $40 fee includes all materials for egg making plus light snacks and beverages. Preregistration and prepayment are required

For more information and to preregister, contact museum associate Wendy Bordwell at [email protected] or call 518-642-1417.

The Slate Valley Museum is located at 17 Water St., Granville, New York.