The Podilska Hromada Community Foundation has named the winner of the Ecological City rapid project competition.
Project "VERETA - PodilGapsikling" from Nashe Podillya / Our Podillya
The open weaving workshop VERETA introduced the residents of the city to the traditions of weaving and the interaction of this craft in favor of responsible consumption, reuse, resource conservation and social entrepreneurship.
In the framework of the project "VERETA - оPodil apsikling":
The photo exhibition "Podilsky Upsikling: Revival of Traditions with Care for the Environment" took place.
At the exhibition, visitors could see 20 original photos of professional photographers and volunteers of the NGO "Nashe Podillya", who participated in research ecological expeditions of Southern Podillya and got acquainted with traditional crafts, resource reuse, resource conservation, disposal of household waste, preservation and transfer of traditional waste. crafts.
The VERETA Weaving Workshop took place, where participants had the opportunity to learn about how and from what materials woven products are made, how to weave the remnants of the textile industry for weaving, how to make a woven product with your own hands, how to prolong the life of textiles, how else can you recycle textiles.
During the open workshop, participants could personally try to work on a loom with the support of wonderful craftswomen from the village of Wall, Vinnytsia region and see the finished woven products they created.