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Discover the Renaissance: Egg Tempera

July 30 @ 9:30 am2:00 pm
| Cost: $229 | Cost for Members: $195

Did you know that eggs are not just for scrambling? This introduction to egg tempera painting (powdered pigments and egg yolk) combines ancient 14th-century practices with some modern materials and techniques. Explore the pure egg tempera practices described by the writer Cennino Cennini from the early Renaissance period. Learn how to create an under-drawing, grind pigments, glaze, and use surface textures, as well as how to embellish your paintings with gold leaf!

Instructor: Diane Savino
Ages 13-16
Monday-Friday, 9:30 am
–2 pm
Five classes:
July 30–August 3

Details

Date:
July 30
Time:
9:30 am–2:00 pm

Venue

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103 United States

Organizer

Name:
Museum School
Phone:
413.263.6800, ext. 377 or 382
Email:

Cost

Cost:
$229
Cost for Members:
$195