Arts and crafts

art kaz6 - Arts and crafts

Since ancient times, the territory of Kazakhstan were made leather and wood, small plastic stone and bone, as well as pottery, tableware made of clay. In addition, it was well developed areas such as leather processing and stamping on it, coinage, cast in bronze and tin.

 

Speaking about Kazakhstan’s art, not to mention the carpet weaving – an ancient age-old craft of all the Kazakhs. From time immemorial to this day the walls of many houses decorated with traditional handmade carpet – syrmaki, which is made of advance-being mowed (straw) and dyed sheep wool.

 

Kazakhs, rather hospitable people, and according to tradition, in their yurts (portable roofed houses) the owners treat their guests Kazakh national dishes at the set dastarkhan.