Japjenica-Line kiln

The word japjenica is still being used with native islanders of Brač, even though many of them have never seen japjenica during their lifetime. It is most commonly used in describing or convey a feeling of extreme heat, hard word or tough work environment. Japjenica (or vapnenica) is a drywall construction with one function. If built properly, it’s biggest part needs to burn, turning the stone to lime.