7-12 yr old artists to paint a church in the Leningrad region
- [Russian] http://www.sedmitza.ru/text/4110380.htmlYoung artists will paint a temple in the Leningrad region7-12 yr old children took part in a competition. Young finalists were selected from different Russian and Ukrainian cities.SAINT PETERSBURG. Participants in the youth drawing competition "I'm running on a rainbow" will paint the walls of the temple in honor of St. Ambrose of Optina Hermitage in Leningrad region.
The beginning of the competition for the right to participate in painting the church was announced in May at the Assumption representation of the Optina hermitage (city of Sosnobiy Bor in Leningrad region) and "ARTery",the Russian-Italian school of painting ["АРТерия' in Russian].Children between 7-12 years of age took part in the competition. The 50 finalists came from various Russian and Ukrainian cities.Contestants' sketches of the future mural were created during master classes said the organizers.