Enamels: an art born in fire

In Russia you may find inspiration in absolutely anything. / Still life with fruits, 1989 Cast glass

In Russia you may find inspiration in absolutely anything. / Still life with fruits, 1989 Cast glass

Ksenia Isaeva
In the city of Yaroslavl, located 264 kilometers from Moscow, visitors can find the Emalis International Center of Art, the only center of its kind in Russia that preserves the ancient Russian tradition of creating paintings on bronze plates using enamel covering. Here craftsmen decorate copper details with enamel paints made from glass and metal, while tourists can participate in workshops and learn the secrets of making enamels.

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