Zhostovo Jewelry

Zhostovo decorative style is know by its colorful floral paiting of metal trays but it is know also by paiting of differen pieces of lacquer jewelry like brooches, earrings, bracelets, pendants, hair-slides, jewelry boxes and other small decorative pieces. The artists use papier-mache or wooden base pieces which are covered with black or other color background paint and then painted with bright and colorful paint flowers, leaves, grass. Painting is made in special manner which is a kind of professional secrete.