Kalambina Zheltkovskaya
Kalambina is a self-employed businesswoman. She has been studying the craft of felting on her own since 2008. IP Zheltkovskaya 'Yurt-Gallery of Ancient Crafts' was established in 2015 on the basis of a public organisation the Center of the Study and Preservation of Traditional Crafts 'Aikumena' established in 2013. Through the existence of the center 'Aikumena, its founder Kalambina Kimovna carried out a tremendous work on the study, restoration and implementation of innovative ideas in such folk crafts as the creation of felt products, the priority direction in which interior items such as carpets, screens, dresses made of natural fabrics (staple, linen).

"The Yurt-gallery of Ancient crafts» opened a new direction in the work as acquaintance of its visitors with the traditional way of life of the indigenous population of the Altai Mountains. Visitors can admire items made of felt, wood, leather, they can take part in workshops (master classes) on felting and making souvenirs, listen to Kai or throat singing, get acquainted with the culture, customs and traditions of the indigenous peoples of the Altai Republic.

Art works of the master-craftsman
Panel "By the hearth". Based on the works of G. I. Choros-Gurkin
Panel 'Ker Balyk'
Panel 'Altaidyn Eesy'
Other craftsmen
The site was made with the support of the
Altay Foundation for the Support of Small and Medium Enterprises