We offer you an opportunity to dive into the traditional crafts of Karelia.
EC Tuomi can organise for you, both for groups and individually, master classes in various kinds of crafts according to your preference.
When attending a master class on wool spinning, you can learn how to spin using both old and modern technologies.
EC Tuomi has new looms, and using them, you can make beautiful mats.
The traditional doll is not just a souvenir, but also a talisman. In old times, the dolls were made in order to bring luck, a bridegroom, or a woman’s happiness. This master class will be especially interesting to marriageable girls.
Wickerwork from birch bark
This is a technique known all across Russia. But our masters have perfected their art. You will not be able to learn everything in one lesson, but you will see how our master craftsmen work. And possibly you will fall in love with this meditative and originally Russian activity.
This is an up-to-date skill that would be useful for long winter evenings in a city. The materials for this activity are readily available.Besides, the end result could turn out simply magnificent.
Our master Elena knows how to make toys of various themes, from Olympic rabbits on skis to famous animated characters.
The Karelian cuisine known across the whole Finno-Ugric world could not be revealed to you all at once. But you can discover it one dish at a time.Begin with the traditional rozanci and kalitki pies. Everything you bake you will be able to enjoy with friendly company.