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Viski Craftsmen Village

  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
  • Viski Craftsmen Village
Address
2a Parka Street, Visku tehnikums, Viski parish, Daugavpils district (Parka iela 2a, Višķu tehnikums, Višķu pagasts, Daugavpils novads
Phone
+371 29207737
Email
keramik@inbox.lv
Web page:
clay.lv

Crafts (the three-dimensional ceramic panels, woodwork (the ceramist Valdis Grebežs), wickerwork (Pūpoli studio), demonstrations of craft skills. A familiarization with traditional Latvian national musical instrument – kokle.
Craftsmen Village is available to visitors by appointment only. There are guided tour available around the Viski village and lunch or picnic at the lake with an overnight stay.
Valdis Grebežs – the Master of ceramic art works in the village. Basically he creates volumetric ceramic panels but he also works with wood, glass, aerated concrete, willow and stone. Master regularly participates in state, regional and international exhibitions. Pūpoli Wickerwork Studio offers to watch craftsmen working and to create something by yourself. It is possible to purchase local needlewomen and craftsmen handmade goods.