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"My Handmade Armenia" Handmade Crafts Festival 2022 at the Cafesjian Center for the Arts

September 17, 2022
A tradition since 2017, "My Handmade Armenia" crafts festival will take place at the Cafesjian Sculpture Garden on September 17-18, 2022.


The purpose of the festival is to support the museums of Armenia, to accept souvenir products as a modern means of popularizing museum activities, as well as to support the process of restoration of traditional crafts.

At the two-day event, craftsmen from 7 regions of Armenia (Syunik, Vayots Dzor, Lori, Tavush, Shirak, Aragatsotn, Gegharkunik), Artsakh, and craftsmen from Yerevan will be waiting for you.

Not only can you purchase handicrafts from the artisans, but you can also attend master classes and develop your crafting skills on-site, as well as enjoy a costume show.


Day 1: September 17, 2022
09:00-20:00 Exhibition and sale
17.30-18.30 Show of traditional costumes

Day 2: September 18, 2022
09:00-18:00 Exhibition and sale


The project "My Handmade Armenia in Museums" is implemented with the support of the RA Ministry of Education and Culture and the initiative of the "Union of Artisans" Cultural Fund.

In the previous 4 years, the "My Handmade Armenia" festival was implemented together with the "Teryan Cultural Center" NGO within the framework of "My Armenia" project, which was funded by USAID and implemented by the Smithsonian Institution.
 

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