“Painting the Portrait with Egg Tempera” Egg Tempera Workshop
January 31, 2024 @ 9:00 am - February 2, 2024 @ 4:00 pm
3-Day Egg Tempera Workshop with Artist Kathy Morris / “Painting the Portrait with Egg Tempera”
This workshop is designed for artists who would like to learn techniques and approaches for working in egg tempera. Students will be introduced to the world of egg tempera and learn the unique working properties of this medium used by the old masters. Kathy will provide individual instruction while sharing her knowledge of egg tempera and painting techniques. She will teach students how to mix egg tempera paint from scratch and guide them through her method of creating a portrait with egg tempera. Working from a photo reference Kathy will provide, students will learn how to make egg tempera paint, prepare an ideal modern surface from aluminum composite panels, transfer a drawing, create an ink wash underpainting, build color and light through multiple layers, and learn about paint application and the use of brushes for egg tempera.
BEGINNERS WELCOME! ALL PIGMENTS, DISTILLED WATER, AND EGGS ARE PROVIDED!
Wednesday – Friday, January 31 – February 2, 2024
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Minimum of 5 students, Maximum of 15 students
FEE: $350.00 for Booth Museum Members, $425.00 for not-yet-members