Easter in Poland is a church holiday celebrating the Paschal mystery. For others, it is also a springtime relaxation. The holiday is full of traditions and folk customs, which, depending on the region, have their color and patterned counterparts. We decorate houses using symbols, we cultivate old customs. The most popular ones are: making palm trees, painting Easter eggs, preparing an Easter basket, or pouring water in Śmigusa Dyngusa.
Painting Easter eggs comes from old Slavic beliefs, where the egg was a symbol of vitality and new life. It mediated between the human world and gods and spirits. In the cultural aspect of decorating Easter eggs, it is worth emphasizing that they feature stylized plant motifs: twigs, trees, flowers, animals. They all evoke meanings – trees of life, they also indicate the role of eggs in symbolic restoration of life after the winter phase of sleep. Wooden, hand-painted Easter egg in a folk style.
We recommend folk Easter eggs to decorate Easter baskets and as a colorful and original decoration of the Easter table. Given to guests during the Christmas breakfast, they will ensure prosperity in the coming year.
The height of the Easter eggs is ~ 7 cm
– Easter egg: glass
– box: decorative cardboard printed in the colors of Bombkarnia
Each of the elements was produced in Poland.