spacer.gif - 809 Byteslogo.gif - 5944 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_welcome.gif - 6004 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_History.gif - 5880 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_tours.gif - 5531 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_special.gif - 5531 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_gift.gif - 6094 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_Help.gif - 6177 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_contact.gif - 5800 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
Links

title_woven.gif - 30819 Bytes

1996_116_8_3.jpg - 39589 BytesCreated in the Czech Republic by an anonymous artist, these traditional works of art are numerous throughout the region.

1996_118_3.jpg - 25289 BytesThey are made by painting or staining a hen's egg and applying the delicate straw shapes.

1996_116_3a.jpg - 23577 BytesThese modern examples are stunningly beautiful as they express the full range of this exquisite Czech folk art.

1996_117_3.jpg - 20930 BytesThe acrylic paint used on these pieces is non-traditional, but gives a beautiful and richly colored background.



bar.gif - 1436 Bytes
All information, photographs and other artwork contained in this site are Copyrighted by
The American Museum of Straw Art. Reproduction of any material is prohibited without
prior written permission.
bar.gif - 1436 Bytes