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More About the History of Handicrafts in Russia

More About the History of Handicrafts in Russia

Posted by Maison Russe on Apr 14th 2022

Naro-Fominsk (Наро-Фоминск) is a town in the Moscow region of Russia. It became a town in 1926 after the merger of three vill
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Palekh

Palekh

Posted by Maison Russe on Nov 10th 2021

Palekh was among the great art production centers that were decentralized during and after the collapse of the Soviet Union.
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A Short Glossary of Russian Terms

A Short Glossary of Russian Terms

Posted by Maison Russe on Sep 30th 2021

Snowmaiden (sne gu'roch ka) - the granddaughter of Grandfather Frost (Dyed Moroz), who is the equivalent of Father Ch
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Kholui and Mstera Lacquer Painting

Kholui and Mstera Lacquer Painting

Posted by Maison Russe on Feb 1st 2021

Kholui (aka Kholuy or even Holui) is an ancient settlement which straddles the Teza river in central Russia and is near Ms
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How valuable are your hands?

How valuable are your hands?

Posted by Maison Russe on Dec 9th 2020

How valuable are your hands? What an awful question! Obviously, our hands have enormous value - they are invaluable.
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