Russian culture

Golden ornaments of Khokhloma

Khokhloma is an old Russian folk craft, born in XVII. It is a decorative painting of wooden utensils and furniture, made in golden, red, and green color on a black background. The traditional elements of Khokhloma are red ashberries and strawberries, flowers and branches, as well as birds, fish and animals. Continue reading “Golden ornaments of Khokhloma”