« 2018. #1 (139)

The Ethnology Notebooks. 2018, 1 (139), 242–253

UDK 391.7(=161.2)’’18/19’’


Received 16.01.2018


Hanna Vrochynska, Candidate of Sciences in Art Studies,

Senior Researcher,

Folk Art Department

deputy in scientific work of the director

of the Institute of Ethnology

of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Svobody Avenue 15,  79000, Lviv, Ukraine.

Contacts: e-mail:

Abstract. It is about mastering and author’s reproduction of artistic traditions of Ukrainian folk women’s jewelry of XVIІІІ — beginning XX-eth century in the works of contemporary artists. A brief analysis of the creative process of individual professional and amateur masters, as well as the characteristics of the technical-technological and decorative-shaped tools that they serve, are presented. The forms of expression of Ukrainian authentic aesthetics and symbolism are considered.

Keywords: tradition, authenticity, glassworks glass, compositional techniques, decorative solution, colored stones, «venetsiiski patsiorky».


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