"Egg painting" Budapest Local Custom Tip by draguza

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  Painted eggs
by draguza

Egg Painting in Hungary is a very common tradition: there are many different painting method alive. The simplest way is to cook the egg envelopped into a dented leaf, in painting water. The covered part of the egg remains white and will show the pattern of the leaf.
The most beautiful eggs are painted by hand following traditional folk patterns.

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  • Written Oct 23, 2005
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