“Whoever shakes hands with me, will learn the trade easily,” says Janos. According to him, one can earn a living from it, although one has to work hard.
It is a tradition of more than one hundred years. I represent the fourth generation, but the sixth one also knows the basics, and they are learning to profess the trade. I have become a member of the Hungarian Traditional Art Association in Romania, and as such, I have obtained the title of ‘Master of Excellence in Traditional Arts’.
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Str. Principală nr. 69
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We make anything in the required size from wild or home grown vine, even if you want to combine it with other materials!
Wickerwork from hazel
Work from hazel requires much more effort, but it is useful for a lot of purposes.
From the age of 3 up to any age, on any level.
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Wickerwork – Simonesti
“Anything can be weaved, and I undertake to make anything. Then, I pat my own shoulder for doing it,” says the master jokingly.- Ráduly János
Teaching, as a service
“Whoever shakes hands with me, will learn the trade easily,” says Janos. According to him, one can earn a living from it, although one has to work hard, about 14–15 hours a day.