Ancient crafts

Ancient crafts

G_Igaunis (1013 x 675) Posted 23.06.2014
Ancient musical Instrument Workshop of Gunārs Igaunis. Museum of “šmakouka” (homebrew)
Address: Bikava 2a, Gaigalava, Gaigalavas pagasts
T: +371 28728790, +371 26593441
E-mail: baltharmonia@inbox.lv
Home page: http://www.baltharmonia.lv
Short description: Enjoy exposition of the ancient musical instruments, a collection of accordions, and the process of manufacturing new musical instruments and playing music. Visitors also can try playing musical instruments.
GPS: 56.7339604, 27.0702624
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Ādas apstrādes darbnīca Apkalnmājas Posted 15.06.2014
Leather goods shop „Apkalnmājas”
Address: Adamova, Vērēmu pagasts
T: +371 26597635 , +371 64637063
E-mail: apkalnmajas@inbox.lv
Home page:www.apkalnmajas.lv
Short description: Leather goods shop. Enjoy the tour and participate in the working process of national things as belts, wallets, original handbags, etc. It is the only Latvian craft workshop which offers items for horses: collars and bridle. Product purchase is possible, excursions. Discounts for 10 people group.

GPS: 56.5525703, 27.3567663

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Posted 30.05.2014
Potter Pēteris Gailums
Address: Jaungailumi, Ilzeskalna pagasts
T: +371 26606602
Short description: His works attract with their contrasts, where smooth and rough are combined. Moreover, sometimes the minimum of glazing is the only accent that recalls black ceramics. The effect of the glazing is seen only after the firing in the kiln. Master makes souvenirs of different forms, the Seipulnīks (in the Latgalian language: the dish for keeping onions and garlic) and ceramic works for garden: big plant pots, clay figures such as snails, cats, birds and others.
GPS: 56.6842391, 27.4258026
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Juris Krompāns Posted 29.05.2014
Potter Juris Krompāns
Address: Ņiperova, Griškānu pagasts
T: +371 64640517, +371 27529187
E-mail: zanisg@inbox.lv
Short description: Potter Juris Krompāns makes branched candlesticks and offers participation in the process of making ceramic „miracle”. You shouldn’t miss the exhibition of potter’s works next to the workshop. The purchasing is available. Juris Krompāns is the follower of traditional ceramics. Potter’s brunched candle masterpiece is also seen in Latgalian Culture
GPS: 56.5132259, 27.4528839
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Kalējs Jānis Ļubka Posted 29.05.2014
Blacksmith Jānis Ļubka
Address: Zaļmuiža, Nautrēnu pagasts
T: +371 29111736
Short description: Jānis Ļubka offers metal works of the household objects - bracelets, watches, candle sticks, flower holders, as well as the mirrors, coat hangers and chairs. Visitors can try to make a nail or horseshoe for the luck. The master inherits the spirit of the Latvian art traditions in his works; he has his own innovative style.
GPS: 56.7351211, 27.3818710

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nra.lv Posted 29.05.2014
Wood Sculptor Antons Rancāns and painter Gundega Rancāne
Address: Makašāni, Vērēmu pagasts
T: +371 64628830, +371 26528669
E-mail: skola@makasani.lv
Short description: You shouldn’t miss original sculptural cartoons devoted to famous people. The sculptor is gifted with the good-natured humor. He has a great talent to capture specific features of the human nature and ironic public events. The artist makes open - air decorative items and crucifixes from the wood.
GPS: 56.5851889, 27.3148414
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Viktors Pankovs Posted 28.05.2014
Potter Viktors Pankovs
Address: Purmaļi, Vērēmu pagasts
T: +371 64628394, +371 26286808
E-mail: viktorpankov@inbox.lv
Short description: Red glaze works that look like porcelain are typical to Viktors Pankovs. The red glazing is very rare. Here you can find large ceramic forms – Chinese vase motives and large floor and outdoor vases.
GPS: 56.5894941, 27.4099012
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Janīna Zeļenova Posted 27.05.2014
Weaver Janīna Zeļenova
Address: Riuči, Vērēmu pagasts
T: +371 29436903
E-mail: edmunds.zelenovs@tvnet.lv
Short description: Janīna Zeļenova weaves belts, scarves, folk skirts, tablecloths and demonstrates the secrets of the weaving technique by using linen and wool. Janīna always pays much attention to specific elements of the work.
GPS: 56.5664164, 27.3597199
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100_8083 Posted 27.05.2014
Workshop of weaver „Stelles”
Address: Kultūras laukums 4a, Viļāni, Viļānu novads
T: +371 25944788
E-mail: valentina.vaivode@inbox.lv
Short description: The combination of the antiquity and modern times. View and purchase the shawls, different size and the color of floor carpets, large and small bags, bookmarks and belts. Masterpieces are made in traditional Latvian colours.
Working hours –Mon 9.00-15.00
Tues.-Thurs. 14.00 -18.00 – 21.00
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday – off
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bi;des aipods 402 Posted 27.05.2014
Potter Aivars Ušpelis and Painter Vēsma Ušpele
Address: Garkalni, Maltas pagasts
T: +371 29466372
E-mail: puudniiks@inbox.lv
Home page: http://www.pudnikuskula.viss.lv
Short description: The works of the potter are not typical for Latgale: they are colourful, attractive and unique. Enjoy the odor of old times and purchase a masterpiece.
GPS: 56.3263488, 27.1336887
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