Folk Russian handicrafts, an integral part of the domestic culture, personify a centuries-old experience of the world's aesthetic perception, maintain deeply-rooted artistic traditions and reflect originality of cultures of multinational Russian Federation. At the same time, Russian folk crafts are the special branches of industry and a part of amateur and folk arts. The distinctive features of creative work of folk masters and Russian handicraft artists are considered to be a successful combination of traditions and innovations, stylistic peculiarities of Russian crafts and creative improvisation, common principles and the person's viewpoints, hand-made articles and high skills.
Matryoshka "Russian" represents the classical version of Russian matryoshka. It was produced in Vyatka Region.
The matryoshka itself looks like a peasant girl got red in face during the haymaking and posesses particular Russian spirit. Bright colors and blazing vivid buds of the girl attire, reminding you hot summer during all year, are traditional for the Russian folk art.
The Matryoshka is the most famous and most popular Russian souvenir. This lovely matryoshka illustrates scenes from the different Russian fairy-tales. You will find a beautiful Russian peasant girl, young fellow saving his bride, ancient Russian sailing ship, small country house.