About festival

To date, the international festival of folk art “Voice Craft” – this is the only festival in Russia, where 7 of the competition program is presented full palette of traditional handicrafts. The uniqueness of the festival is not only the breadth of coverage, but also in conjunction fair activities and the competitive component.

For the first time the “Voice Craft” took place in September 2014. The event is held at the initiative of the Administration of Vologda, organized by the Centre of folk arts and crafts “Carved palisade”.

The main aim of the festival – the preservation, revitalization and promotion in Russia and outside the folk arts and crafts, hand-held values of creative work, familiarizing the younger generation to the beauty of the national traditions, the return of popular culture in contemporary life.

Without exaggeration, the “Voice of Crafts” becomes highlight of the festival calendar of the city. Numerous events: fair, workshops, exhibitions, concerts, visited by thousands of guests and Vologda Vologda.