Art of Coloring Easter Eggs (Pisanki) in Poland: Wax Flowing Technique

Polish Easter Eggs Wax Flowing Technique

Although the ancient European art of “Pisanki” has become very closely associated with Easter, it first came about more than 2000 years ago when people realized the connection between the egg and spring.  After the dark, cold, and death of winter, the egg symbolized rebirth or hope. Even then certain people used wax and natural … Read more Art of Coloring Easter Eggs (Pisanki) in Poland: Wax Flowing Technique

Meet the Artists of Ceramika Artystyczna

Bronislaw Wolanin – Artistic Director Born in 1937 in Bełżec. Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław (class of Professor Julia Kotarbińska). Artistic director and designer-in-residence at the Co-operative of Art Ceramics “Ceramika Artystyczna” in Bolesławiec. His works have been presented at 16 individual exhibitions and numerous group exhibitions in Poland and abroad. … Read more Meet the Artists of Ceramika Artystyczna

Polish beer

The tradition of brewing in Poland reaches back to medieval times, times of the Slavic people and the beginnings of Polish statehood. Beer was the most popular alcoholic beverage among the Slavs, who spread the skill of treating beer brew with cone hops in order to improve the taste of the drink. In the Middle … Read more Polish beer

Amazing Polish Apple Cake Recipe (szarlotka)

Amazing Polish Apple Cake Recipe (szarlotka)

Ingredients for Polish Apple Cake 2 ¾ cup flour 1 cup confectioner’s sugar 4 egg yolks ¼ teaspoon salt 2 ¼ lb apples ½ cup sugar cinnamon, nutmeg or ground cloves for flavor 4 tablespoons vanilla wafers 1 teaspoon vanilla sugar Directions for Polish Apple Cake Combine 2-3/4 c flour with 1 c confectioner’s sugar, … Read more Amazing Polish Apple Cake Recipe (szarlotka)

Light, Fluffy, and Creamy, this Polish Papal Cream Cake Recipe is Delightful

Polish Papal Cream Cake Recipe

This Light and Creamy Polish Papal Cream Cake Recipe is Fantastic. This recipe was called Carpathian Mountain Cream Cake Recipe until it was discoved that Pope John Paul II loved it. It was then renamed Polish Papal Cream Cake. Ingredients for Polish Papal Cream Cake Recipe 2 sheets (1.1-pound package) frozen puff pastry dough, thawed … Read more Light, Fluffy, and Creamy, this Polish Papal Cream Cake Recipe is Delightful

This Great Polish Recipe for Klupskies (Polish Burgers) is a Wonderful Twist on an American Classic

Delicious Polish Recipe for Klupskies (Polish Burgers)

Delicious Polish Recipe for Klupskies (Polish Burgers) If you’re tired of the same old burger, this Polish recipe for Klupskies (Polish Burgers) will change your mind about burgers. This Klupskie Recipe is so moist and full of flavor that I will probably never eat a regular burger again. It is definitely worth trying out at … Read more This Great Polish Recipe for Klupskies (Polish Burgers) is a Wonderful Twist on an American Classic