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Belarus

Halina Stepanyuk

Ritual Art, Weaving

 Halina has been weaving and embroidering since her childhood, it is a tradition that runs in her family. Aside from tablecloths, doilies and shirts (that she sews by hand), she weaves traditional Belarusian poyas (belts).  She also makes dolls from shreds of fabrics. She is a member of “Social Union of Folk Art Masters” of the city of Brest. She is also a member of the regional “Aurochs” Association. She took part in many national and international contests and exhibitions, for instance in Paris in 2010.