The art of Khokhl.oma (hoh-lo-MA)
originated in the 17th century in the Volga-river
region. It is of the most famous Russian folk arts.
Khokhloma painting amazes you
with its delicate floral pattern and festive coloring,
which is based on combination of scarlet cinnabar
and glittering gold against the black lacquer background.
In the 20s and 30s of the
19th century Khokhloma craftsmen made some innovations.
They started to gild not only parts but the whole
surface and covered their bowls and cups with intricate
grass painting. These improvements brought big success
of this folk craft.
Our artists create an unforgettable
beauty of traditional Russian wooden souvenirs. Articles
with Khokhloma ornamentation combine a range of valuable
utilitarian properties (they can and should be used
to keep dry goods)) and add a fine touch to your home
interior. There are few things that can equally serve
a stable appointments and interior decor.
A piece of beauty, always and