Egg shell is carefully selected for the best shell shape and smoothness. I use electrical drill to empty the egg, and then I use air pump to blow yolk out. Strong shell will survive prep work. Than its hand painted with hot beeswax, dyed and varnished. RECOMMENDATIONS: Do not display Pysanky eggs on
Hived honeybees and flowered honeycomb border goose pysanka with blue background
Original design of honeybees clustered around a hive and a honeycomb border filled with spring flowers (marigolds, sunflowers, and daisies). This pysanka was made in the traditional Ukrainian style of wax resist and multiple dips in different colors of dye (similar to batik.) Real goose egg shell has been emptied through a single hole in the bottom (pictured) and finished with multiple coats of UV-resistant, archival-quality varnish for protection and sheen. Clear lucite ring for display…
Hello, dear friends! My name is Natalia and I’m Ukrainian Pysanky Master Artist with more than 20 years of experience. All pysanky here in my shop are made by me. If you have any questions, please, dont hesitate to ask, will be very happy to answer you! This pysanka was made using traditional wax
This egg reminds me of a cute little flapper with a heart-shaped face wearing one of those amazing beaded headdresses like this silent film actress Lili Damita. What glamour! It is a chicken eggshell waxed, etched in vinegar and then dyed with Patina, one of my favorite dyes right now.