Painting a Head: Egg Tempera & Piero Della Francesca
|Dates:||25 February 2019 - 1 March 2019|
|Time:||10:30 - 17:30|
|Location:||The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts|
Participants shall choose a head from a selection of paintings by Piero Della Francesca which they shall work from painting in egg tempera on a gessoed panel.
In this course, students shall learn about the method and techniques of egg tempera, including working in layers from dark to light, fine brushwork, the dry brush and glazing. Some colour harmony studies from the palette of Piero Della Francesca shall also be explored.
Who is this course for?
All levels of experience and ability welcome.
What should I bring to class?
An artist's notebook, at least A4 size
Winsor and Newton Series 7 Kolinsky sable brush - round, size 3 or similar watercolour brush.Click here to see an example.
Synthetic paint brushes size 1 - 2 fine, and size 5 - 7 flat
Any other fine watercolour brushes you might want to bring
All other materials will be provided.
What days do I attend?
Monday - Friday
Do you offer concessions?
Yes, we offer concessions for full time students and OAPs.
To receive a concession, please apply via our online form.
By booking this course, you agree to our terms and conditions. Click to view.
What if I need to cancel or change my booking?
You can view our policy here.
Lily Gale (née Corbett) is a painter who studied drawing and painting with the visionary artist Cecil Collins from 1976 until 1989 and continues to teach his methods in life drawing. She also worked as a picture restorer and conserver for many years She completed her MA at The Prince's School of Traditional Arts in 2002.