Traditional Pysanky

Outline

TRADITIONAL UKRAINIAN FOLK PYSANKY


General information:

Traditional Pysanky

        About

        Special Cases

        Ethnographic Regions

        My Sources

        Downloads

        Pysanka Stamps

Ukrainian Language

        Ukrainian Alphabet

        Vowels

        Consonants

        Soft Consonants, Apostrophes and the Soft Sign:

        Transliteration


Two distinct traditional pysanka types

Drop-Pull Pysanky

        Drop-Pull photos

Sorokoklyn or “40 Triangles” Pysanky

        Sorokoklyn Galleries

                Modern sorokoklyn

                Traditional sorokoklyn

                Diasporan sorokoklyn 

                Sorokoklyn: Color variations 

                Brown egg sorokoklyn

                Goose egg sorokoklyn

               

Materials from Erast Binyashevsky

Binyashevsky Plates (Folio)

        Western Podillia

        Western Podillia, Kharkiv and Zaporizhia

        Kyiv region

        Poltava and Chernihiv regions

        Kherson and Kuban regions

        Odesa and Bukovyna regions

        Eastern Polissia and Volyn

        Volyn and Eastern Podillia

        Lemko, Boiko and Sloboda regions

        Pokuttia, Kholm

        Halychyna, Zakarpattia

        Priashiv, Peremyshl and Pidliashia

        Hutsul region (1)

        Hutsul region (2)

Binyashevsky Book

        Dust Jacket

        Endpapers

        Contents

        Plates

                Kyiv region  

                Poltava region    

                Chernihiv region

                Eastern Polissia

                Western Polissia  

                Volyn    

                Eastern Podillia

                Western Podillia

                Kharkiv region  

                Kherson region    

                Odesa region

                Zaporizhia

                South Bukovyna  

                North Bukovyna    

                Central Halychyna

                Zakarpattia

                Pokuttia  

                Hutsul region    

                Lemko region

                Boyko region

                Priashiv region  

                Peremyshl region    

                Pidliashia

                Kholm region

                Voronizh region  

                Kursk region    

                Kuban

Binyashevsky: Lost Pysanky

        Gallery

                Hutsul

                Volyn

                Bukovyna

                Pokuttia

                Podillia

                Kyiv Region

                Polissia (Eastern)

                Other

   

Traditional Pattern Sheets          

        Patterns Home

                Bukovyna

                Chernihiv region

                Halychyna

                Hutsul

                Kharkiv region

                Kherson region

                Kholm region

                Kuban

                Kursk region

                Odesa region

                Pidliashia

                Podillia 1

                Podillia 2

                Podillia 3

                Pokuttia

                Polissia

                Poltava

                Volyn

       

Regional Ukrainian Folk Pysanky

        General Outline

                  

WESTERN UKRAINE         

Outline            

Полісся: Polissia region (western) Included with Volyn            

Волинь: Volyn (“Volhynia”)

        About Volyn

                    Culture and ethnography

                    Maps and History

        About Volynian Pysanky

                    Pysanky of Volyn

                    My Sources

                    Pattern Sheet

                    Olena Pchilka, ethnographer

                    Pysanky in the Lviv Ethnographic Museum

                    Kulzhynsky Plates

                    “Rocznik Wolynski”

                           Pysanky with Ruzhi Motifs

                           Plant and Agricultural Motifs 1

                           Plant and Agricultural Motifs 2

                           Pysanky with Animal Motifs

                       Pysanky with Scevomorphic Motifs

                           Pysanky from the Liuboml Region 1

                           Pysanky from the Liuboml Region 2

                           Pysanky from the Liuboml Region 3

        Traditional Pysanka Galleries

                    Kulzhynsky

                    Erast Binyashevsky

                    Odarka Onyshchuk

                    Sofiyka Zielyk

                    Zenon Elyjiw

                    “Volynian Pysanka”

                    Sister Veronica

                    Vira Manko

                    Other Sources        

СокальSokal (a small area between “Halychyna” and Volyn with very distinct decorative traditions)

        Myron Korduba

                   Tables 1

                   Tables 2

                   Tables 3

                   Tables 4

                   Tables 5

Львівщина: Lviv region, i.e. Central Halychyna/Galicia (Includes Opillia and Roztochia)

Підляшшя, Холмщина: Pidliashia/Podlachia, Kholm region

Надсяння, Перемишльщина: Nadsiannia, Peremyshl region

Поділля: Podillia region

    About Podillia

            Ethnography

            Geography
    Pysanky of Podillia

            Pysanky

            Symbols           

            Pattern Sheet 1 (Drake)

            Pattern Sheet 2 (Star)

            Pattern Sheet 3 (Plums)

            Kulzhynskyi

                    Kulzhynskyi Color Plates 1

                    Kulzhynskyi Color Plates 2

                    Kulzhynskyi BW Plates

            Binyashevsky Gallery

                    Book:  Western Podillia

                    Book:  Eastern Podillia

                    Folio:  Western Podillia

                    Folio:  Eastern Podillia

                    ”World”

                    ”World” Pages

                    Lost Pysanky

           Photo Gallery

                    Maryna Verkhova

                  

CARPATHIAN UKRAINE

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Bukovyna

        About Bukovyna

        Ethnography

        Chernivtsi oblast

Pysanky of Bukovyna

            Pysanky

            Pattern Sheet

            Binyashevsky Gallery

                    Book:  Southern Bukovyna

                    Book:  Northern Bukovyna

                    Folio

                    ”World”

                    ”World” Pages

                    Lost Pysanky

            Museum Gallery

                    National Museum Kyiv

                    Chernivtsi KM Set 1

                    Chernivtsi KM Pre-War

                    Chernivtsi KM Set 2

                    Chernivtsi KM Set 3

                    Chernivtsi KM Set 4

            Kitsman (Кіцьман) raion

                    Mamayivtsi (Мамївці)

            Putyla (Путила) raion

                    Pidzakharychi (Підзахаричі)

                    Putyla (Путила)

                    Roztoky (Розтоки)

            Roztoky (Розтоки)

                    Equatorial division

                    Meridian division

                    Eight division

                    Diagonal division

                    Double Diagonal division

                    Barylka

                    Lateral division

                    Lateral Band

                    Lateral Cross

                    Lateral Star

                    Double Band

                    Triangles

                    Other

                    Churches

            Other Chernivtsi

                Strozhynets (Сторожинець) raion

                Podnistrovia (Подністров’я) region

Boikivshchyna

        About

        Geography

        Ethnography

        Cosmogony

        Boiko Folk Pysanky

                Mykhailo Skoryk’s pysanky

                Mykhailo Belen’s pysanky

        Boiko Pysanka Gallery

                Binyashevsky

                Elyjiw

                Manko

Hutsulshchyna

        Hutsuls

                Geography

                Ethnography

        About Hutsul Pysanky

                Hutsul pysanky

                Writing pysanky

                Hutsul pysanka pattern (“Hearts”)

        Exhibit

                Hutsul pysanky

                Kosmach pysanky

        Binyashevsky

                Book

                World

                World (Pages)

                Lost Pysanky

       Kosmach region

                Kosmach (Mykolenko collection)

                Kosmach (Eudokia Kushnierchuk)

        Gallery (Hutsul pysanky from private collections)

                Sebastian

                Ivan Balan

                Luba

                Avtorski

Lemkivshchyna

       Лемківшина (Lemkivshchyna):  a history of the Lemko lands

                Geography:  where were the Lemko lands

                Ethnography:  about the Lemko people and their folkways

                Pysanky:  drop pull and linear batik

                Books:  books about Lemko pysanky

                Index:  books about Lemko pysanky

        Лемкo pysanky:  photos of Lemko pysanky, including those that I have recreated

                Elyjiw

                Binyashevsky

                Binyashevsky “World”

                Onyshchuk

                Manko

                Yanko

        Пряшів (Priashiv): about Slovakian Lemkivshchyna

        Пряшів pysanky:  photos of Lemko pysanky from the Priashiv region, including those that I have

                recreated

                Binyashevsky

                Binyashevsky “World”

                Onyshchuk

                Markovych

        Exhibit:  photos of Lemko pysanky from Ukrainian exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum in the

                spring of 2013.


“Greater Ukraine”

Podniprovia

Kyiv region

        Kyiv Oblast

        Shcherbakivsky “Basic Elements of Ukrainian Pysanky”

        Shcherbakivsky “Ornamentation of the Ukrainian House”

        Pysanka Gallery

            NMUDFA

            Onyshchuk

            Zielyk

            Manko

            Manko

            Elyjiw

Poltava region

        About

        Pattern

        Pysanka Gallery

            Onyshchuk

Cherkasy region

        About

        Geography

        Shevchenko

        Pysanky

        Ethnography

        Mytsyk & Fusyn (Pysanky of Cherkasy)

        Pysanka Gallery

            Chyhyryn (Чигирин)

            Kamianka (Камянка)

            Kaniv (Канів)

            Katerynopil (Катеринопіль)

            Khrystynivka (Христринівка)

            Korsun (Kорсунь)

            Mankivka (Манківка)

            Monastyryshche (Монастирище)

            Talne (Тальне)

            Uman (Умань)

            Zvenyhorodka (Звенигородка)

                                           




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