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© Trots Family Ceramics
© Trots Family Ceramics
© Trots Family Ceramics
© Trots Family Ceramics
© Trots Family Ceramics

Trots Family Ceramics

  • Ceramics
  • Kosiv, Ukraine
  • Atelier
  • Not open to the public
Trots Family Ceramics Ceramics
© Trots Family Ceramics

Masterfully expressing the rich ceramic traditions of Kosiv village in the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Ukraine, Trots Family Ceramics has been creating Hutsul culture inspired objects since 1997. Ihor, Khrystyna and their daughter Maria-Tereza work using a distinctive local sgraffito technique famous for its trademark green and yellow colours and protected by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

© Trots Family Ceramics

Trots Family Ceramics seek to innovate by combining traditional Kosiv approaches with experimentation. To create an object they use two different types of clay: brownish red for the foundation and white as a canvas for painting. The atelier's artisans strive to reach ceramic excellence by introducing new shapes and patterns.The family are true enthusiasts of their craft with a passion to preserve the colourful traditions for the coming generations.

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