Painting Hungarian Designs on Plates

Painting Hungarian Designs on Plates

  My Name is Larissa Paulik Bashura.  Both of my parents are Hungarian.  My father, and I have been working on our family tree for many years.   My Paternal Grandmother was born in Ungvar, Hungary in 1913 and came to the United States via Ellis...
Hungarian Hearts and Watercolor

Hungarian Hearts and Watercolor

Kata is from Budapest, Hungary but currently lives in North Wales and studies Welsh. She started painting folk inspired florals at the beginning of the lockdown. First she painted on concrete blocks in the garden because she was without watercolour paper or quality...
The Chain Bridge by Albert Turak

The Chain Bridge by Albert Turak

    This artwork is based on a photo of the Szechenyi Bridge in Budapest, Hungary as it was in 1890 (see photo below). Here is what the artist, Albert Turak, has to say: The inspiration behind the drawing began when my father left Hungary in 1928 and brought...
Our Family Connections in Hungary

Our Family Connections in Hungary

Many of you know we were able to go to Hungary in May 2012 as a family. What a wonderful experience! Yes, we saw the beautiful countryside. Yes, we saw amazing architecture, and, yes, we ate some incredible meals. But then there was the best part of the trip: Meet...