Updated: Apr 17
Poland is one of the largest countries in Europe and has a very diverse landscape. Poland has Europe’s last Primeval Forest (Bialowieza) which is home of the European Bison. It has 497 miles of sea shore, four mountain ranges, dunes , wetlands and the only Central European desert. Poland is truly a beautiful country with rich history, customs and traditions stemming from their Slavic roots. Like many of the Central/Eastern European nations surrounding them, the Polish are known for their colorful style of folk art. Art has always been an important part of Polish life. From composers like Fryderyk Chopin to Art Deco artist Tamara de Lempicka. Polish folk art takes on many forms. Customary styles include painting , sculpture and wood working. Poland is also famous for its pottery, paper cut-outs and painted eggs. These folk art styles are closely connected with the people and activities of everyday life as well as reflecting the uniqueness of Poland’s different regions.In our shop you will find a variety of Polish items highlighting these unique Polish folk art styles.