This short workshop is designed to introduce icon painting/egg tempera.
We will explore Russian method.
1 June 2019
11 am - 3 pm
Participants will be provided with a simple image which then they will use to create a template.
The template will be transferred into a small gesso panel.
We will learn
to prepare egg medium (using egg yolk and wine)
mix dry pigments with medium
application of egg tempera onto our panels using thin layers of paint
oil gold gilding