Tributes to colony participants


On the last day of the 6th Weavers’ colony in Stapar, participants were presented with awards. At the closing ceremony, all 13 participants were given certificates of participation in the colony. The most successful among them were given special awards in three categories.

The recognition for the most beautiful woven piece in kneeling technique was given to Vesna Grujic from the Association of Women "Creative Vision" from Loznica. For the best work in kneeling technique in the category of technical correctness, Saranfiljka Ivin from the Association of Disabled Labour from Sabac was awarded for the quality she showed as a beginner in weaving. In addition to these, two other awards were awarded – Anne Godfrey, wife of the USA Ambassador for perseverance and skills, and Tane Laketic, a student at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade for his expressed skills.


Children from the elementary schools "Laza Kostic" from Gakovo and "Branko Radičević" from Stapar attended the ceremony, as participants in an art competition on roses from the stapar rug. The most successful among them received gift packages from the city of Sombor for art works on which they painted the stapar rug.

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