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~ International Easter Egg Market Leipzig ~

Easter eggs owlsEvery year before Easter an international Easter egg market takes place here in Leipzig, also called "Leipziger Eierlei". The prominent venue is the Old Commercial Stock Exchange in the very heart of the city.
The exhibition with more than 30 exhibitors from all over Europe and even India presents a great variety of exhibits and gives interesting insights in this traditional art.
It is a great pleasure to see the amazingly elaborate and marvellous works, which were created by using varying techniques and all kinds of eggs - beginning with those from little birds up to those of ostriches. There are very valuable pieces from and for collectors as well as lovely creations just for Easter decoration, also for sale.
The event attracts many visitors every year - experts and lovers as well as families with their children. What a charming place to meet for young and old Find out which birds gave their eggs for all the elaborate works

Old Stock exchange Leipzig
The Old Commercial Stock Exchange is home of the international
Easter egg exchange

painted Easter eggs - creations: Baerbel Bernt
one egg in the other - 
aren't the owls cute?
Cloccks made from Eggs
Easter nest
painting Easter eggs
Easter eggs Sorbian pattern 3
demonstration how to paint
Elaborarately Painted Osterich Eggs
Easter eggs at the Indian booth
paintings on easter eggs

     
works from ostrich eggs - the elephants are engravings
Painted ostrich eggs egg paintings 2 painted Easter egg 1
Easter exhibits made from ostrich eggs  Easter exhibits made from ostrich eggs Works from Ostrich Eggs 

Internationale Ostereierbörse in Leipzig (de)
International Easter Egg Stock Exchange Leipzig (en)

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