The project stimulates Young people's active involvement in the community by launching social innovation representing a living laboratory for training and preservation of the Bulgarian crafts and their promotion at EU level.
The project creates conditions for the emerging of a new youth community of applied artists, utilization of space in the community centre for communication and exchange of ideas. Long lasting conditions for interaction between the Bulgarian craftsmen and young people will be created. They will work together for the preservation of Bulgarian culture, traditions and heritage. The project provides valuable practical training for younger generations, supports their future career in the creative industries. Educational live demonstrations of endangered crafts will be led by a master craftsman and educator with the participation of youth. The creative process will be filmed in 3D short films with digit. visualization of artifacts that will be used for future training and promotion in the BG crafts in schools, universities, at exhibitions and different cultural events. The handmade objects will be presented at the final exhibition.
Active youth participation in cultural life and self realization through social innovation for employment and preservation of the Bulgarian crafts.