Karelia. Types of Sortavala. Young artists, amateur artists in the classroom in the art studio, on sketches. Cuts of trees, selection of cuts for wood carving. Wood carving. Meeting of the members of the Council of Artists of the Art Studio. The head of the art studio T. Hakkarainen is speaking. Visitors in the exhibition hall inspect the work of art studio artists. A sewing factory workshop, where paintings by amateur artists are hung.