programme



Art Textile Exhibition
"Weaving Techniques Resurrected"
by Stoyna Krastanova



September 26
Opening: 11.00 am

Stoyna Krastanova was born on 31.12.1923 in Galabovo village, Plovdiv region. She is a member of the Fellowship of Masters of Folk and Art Crafts since 1968. For many years she has been actively working in the field of textile crafts (embroidery and weaving), recreating Bulgarian cultural heritage. In her exhibition "Weaving Techiniques Resurrected" Stoyna Krastanova presents a collection of her own works, where old techniques used in Coptic, Byzantine and Bulgarian woven ornaments have been rediscovered and applied in a new manner. This collection can be seen in the Exhibition Hall next to the Herb shop.