Following the methods and recipes of ancient manuals you will create your own “renaissance portrait”. Select your images from famous Italian frescoes, transform them, step by step, and discover this “new” green technique. Learn the basic painting techniques to create your own masterpiece.
Travel back into art history right here at Nimbus Arts! Egg Tempera Painting is one of the oldest mediums in painting. It consists of dry pigment, water and egg yolk. Tempera was used all over the world: for the icons of the Russian and Greek churches, for panels of Italian painters, for Islamic manuscripts, and even by modern American painters. Follow the recipes of Cennino Cennini’s Libro Dell’Arte. $40
PD – 2 Teen/Adult Saturday May 3 1:00 – 3:00 pm