Hungarian matyo kalocsa

What is the difference between “Matyo” and “Kalocsa” embroidery?

FolkArtHungary0 CommentsFebruary 12, 2021

There are many different embroidery solutions and traditions in Hungary, the best known of which are Matyo and Kalocsa. This is why the two embroideries tend to confuse many, although…

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Craft Celebration Budapest 2019

Craft Celebration Budapest 2019 (Mesterségek Ünnepe)

FolkArtHungary0 CommentsJuly 23, 2019

August 17-20, 2019. It is the 33rd time that the country’s largest folk art festival, the Craft Festival, is held. Recalling the atmosphere of former fairs in the Budavári Palace,…

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Meaning of colors in Hungarian embroidery folk art

FolkArtHungary0 CommentsJuly 23, 2019

In what way are folk songs different from other songs, and folk art different from the fine or applied arts? The answer is quite simple: both reflect a traditional folk…

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