UPESKRASTI/ Valentīna Daukste

Valentīna Daukste from Baltinava is a well-known weaver in Latgale and the owner of the farm “Upeskrasti”. She weaves rag rugs, rugs made of yarn, called tapestry, and she knits gloves, socks and scarves. In summer, she weaves blankets from fresh herbs, which are used for sauna or for a nice scent in the room. You can meet the weaver at various craft markets.

Types of crafts

Weaving and knitting

The distinctive in their field of activity

Herb blankets and miniature tapestry

When to book a tour in advance; When to book a master class in advance

3 days