Illustration with Armenian bird letters | DESTINATION ARMENIA


Hasmik Khachatryan founded the Zanan Cultural House in her hometown of Gyumri. Today in Zanan you will find handmade traditional costumes, different fabrics, art and painting lessons, and even opportunities to have your picture taken in the 18-19th century Armenian traditional costumes.

At Zanan Cultural House you will learn fascinating stories and details about the lifestyle, craftsmanship and traditions of Gyumri craftsmen. You will also discover the crafts of the 19th-century Alexandropol exhibited at the centre. 

You will have the opportunity to take part in a master class on bird letter illustrations on fabrics. Illustrated scarves can be taken with you as a souvenir. You will have the opportunity to choose your desired letter or pattern, and illustrate the letters on artificial or natural silk fabrics with motifs typical of Armenian miniatures. 

What's included?

Made work gift
Serving tea or coffee
Photographs in traditional costumes
Master class in embroidery or sculpture
5 pictures by mail, 2 of which will be edited

Meeting Point

The basement of the Shiraz House-Museum, 101 Varpetats, Gyumri
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Zanan Cultural House

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Illustration with Armenian Bird Letters and Photoshoot in National costumes

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