Polish Grandma Making Awesome Drawings To Preserve Ancient Tradition – Design You Trust

Polish Grandma Making Awesome Drawings To Preserve Ancient Tradition

1
przedecz.net

In our modern-day times we are prone to forget some of our old traditions. One such tradition is Polish local custom (around Kukawy, north-central Poland), of decorating streets and path ways with Polish folk symbolism made of sand. It was very popular in the old times, and it’s recorded already in 19th century by ethnographers, but it’s even older than that.

h/t: slavforum

2
przedecz.net

This Slavic symbolism from Poland was also common to find inside rural houses during festivity such as Easter. In other words during Easter old people marked the pathways leading from house to house, so people would have beautiful streets while visiting neighbors house during such festivity.

3
rodzinka.wloclawek.pl

4
rodzinka.wloclawek.pl

5
wloclaweknews.pl

6
wloclaweknews.pl

7
woak.torun.pl

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

12 Easy Ways To Help Your Children Understand Math
"Root of All Evil": The Haunting Graphic Design of Album Covers by IDLEMYND
To Warn On Ecological Disaster, French Artist Prefers To Have The Message Carried By Disney Characters
Tiny, Super Minimalist Tattoos That Are Subtle But Striking
Blockchain Company Buys and Burns Banksy Artwork to Turn It Into a Digital Original
Expectation Vs Reality Of Drawing Courses
Russian Pixel Melancholy by Dmitry Bogolyubov
Designer Problems Turned Into Funny Comics
“Irreversible Desire to Live”: The Superb and Breathtaking Sci-Fi Artworks of Fedor Barkhatov
Poketo Launches Limited Edition Adventure Time Artist Wallets
Turkish Artist Uses Forks And Knives As Writing Tools To Create Amazing Calligraphy Typeworks
Funny Doodles This Artist Drew During Meetings He Didn’t Need To Be At
Photographer Captures Beautiful Churches And Chapels Across Europe
Things Full Of Beans That Shouldn’t Be Full Of Beans
How Your Life Changes When You Have Children
Artist Who Turned To Painting After Finishing Her Studies In Radiation Chemistry
"Bad Bitch Vibes": The Superb Badass Digital Concept Artworks of KidEight
Artist Puts Together ‘Super Families’ From Our Favorite Characters
Photographer Spends 12 Months Creating a 'Never-Ending' Panoramic Story
Photographer Captures Two Bees Sleeping in Flowers And It’s So Cute
6 Feet Covers: Duo Artists Re-Designed Iconic Album Covers To Promote Social Distancing
Amazing dynamic projects by Aaron Koblin
On The Front Line: Chinese Artists Pay Tribute To Medics In The Fight With Coronavirus Outbrake
"Triumph Of Hate": Examining The Underbelly Of US Culture - Gun Violence, White Supremacy, And Greed