Workshop for hand embroidery

The embroidery in the monastery is done strictly by hand, with a needle and a thread. It is a very contemplative, long-lasting and creative work. The design of the ornaments and the characters is something that the sisters do based on old motives in orthodox churches.

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Serbian Orthodox Monastery Kovilje
Diocese of Žiča monastery, Serbia
32250 Ivanjica, Serbia
(Visit to the monastery is possible from 8 – 18 hours.)
tel: +381 32 760 020