Ecclesiastical Bells


Hovhannes Papoyan and his two brothers founded a church bell production in Gyumri. The calls made by them reach Artsakh and border military units. "Thr casting of the bells is a long and difficult process, we often stay in the workshop for days, but when we take the bell out of the mold, the energy spent returns a thousandfold."



Potter Tsolak Shahinyan

"I was fascinated by angels, both pottery and stained glass, then I switched to clay salt shakers, now abstraction fascinates me."  Potter Tsolak Shahinyan in front of our camera.


Today, tandoor is gradually giving way to electric ovens. Edgar, however, confidently continues the family tradition. The tandoors made by him are used in different regions of Armenia as well as outside Armenia.