Ukrainian Egg Decorating
For over 2000 years, the art of decorating eggs has been passed down through generations of Ukrainian families. Eggs represented rebirth, a new beginning, and the coming of spring with its promise of new hope, new life, and prosperity. With the advent of Christianity, Easter eggs symbolized the Resurrection and the promise of eternal life. With the materials in this collection, anyone can create beautiful eggs using the ancient wax-resist process. A fun and satisfying family activity for the long days of Lent in preparation for Easter!