Petra Plestenjak Podlogar is one of the few craftspeople still continuining the centuries-old tradition of carving out wooden moulds for traditional Loka honey breads. Petra adds her own unique touch to the craft that she was learn from her grandfather. She held her first exhibition and received the title of ‘master craftsperson’ at the age of 15. Petra does not use a template, therefore all her products are unique.
Join Petra in the DUO Arts and Crafts Centre in the historical centre of Škofja Loka, where she will acquaint you will the tradition of carving and creating moulds for Loka honey breads. Under her guidance you will also make an inprint into dough using a premade mould and get your own honey bread to take home together with a secret recipe.
In the summer months, permanent dates are open for handicraft experiences. Out of summer time we adjust the time for your handicraft experience to your wishes.
Available dates in July and August 2022: Friday 1.7., 8.7., 15.7., 22.7., 29.7., 5.8., 12.8., 19.8. and 26.8. 2022
Welcome and we wish you a creative visit!