handing holding a yellow egg being dyed with wax

Pysanka: Ukrainian Egg Dyeing

instructor: Ianna Nova Frisby

category: Crafts

for: Teens & Adults

price: $50 Verge Members, $55 Non-members


This class is set up for people with different skills levels. From beginners who have little or no experience to experienced artists who are interested in creating their own beautiful egg designs inspired by the Ukrainian egg dyeing tradition of Pysanka. Students will learn how to decorate eggs using traditional tools, waxes and dyes, with tips on trouble shooting, storage and display of finished works of art. The finished product can be used as tree ornaments, gift-giving or displayed in the home.

About the Instructor:

Ianna Nova Frisby teaches art at Sacramento City College and Sierra Community College while maintaining a studio at the Verge Center for the Arts in Sacramento, California. Although clay is her main focus, one of her favorite winter time activities is to do Pysanka with friends and family. ​


WHEN: November 9th

WHERE: Myrtle Press

TIME: 1:30-4:30pm

AGES: Teens & Adults

PRICE:  $50 Verge Members, $55 Non-members