The project “Crafts enter in the neighborhood”, organized by Metaart Foundation, in partnership of Secondary School “Nikola Vaptsarov” – Plovdiv started on 16 February. In five consecutive Saturday mornings in February and March, the children from the school had the opportunity to participate in many meetings with prominent Bulgarian artists, working in the sphere of applied arts The workshops with strong practical direction and during the work, the pupils made together different artifacts, using techniques, specific for the various styles of the lecturers.
The project was concluded on 30 March in the Chamber hall “Trakart”, where a charity bazaar of the articles, made by the pupils during the five weekends of the initiative, was organized. The collected funds will be donated by the organizers to the Secondary School “Nikola Vaptsarov” in order to support future creative projects.
“Crafts enter in the neighborhood” is part of the program Plovdiv – European capital of culture 2019