Noored Ühiskonna Heaks (NYH) is promoting a call for participants for a Youth Exchange called Filografi – Calligraphy and painting with wire and nailwhich will take place in 08th until 15th April 2013 in Mus, Turkey.

Filografi is a handcraft. It was born in Middle East, than became popular all over the world. A person devoted to studying and producing written works. The word, “philographer,” literally means “lover of writing/written works.”

Participants will have different workshops in philographic and will discuss among the countries about traditions and many arts that are disappearing with time. European countries call it ” String art” or ” Owl String Art”. 

During the programme, the participants will have intercultural workshops using different philographic as a tool for learning among different countries and cultures.

This Exchange will bring together 30 participants from all around Europe. The exchange will be held in English. There are 5 vacancies available and participants should have minimum 18 years old.

The Youth in Action programme will cover 100% of the accommodation, food and activities and will we buy the tickets and the participants has to contribute with  30% of the travel costs. There will be a participation fee of 40 Eur. per participant.

All the interested people should fill the application form below. The application form must be sent to

Application deadline: 1st March 2013