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The Art of Painting in Egg Tempera
Date: Sunday, Aug 8 - Saturday, Aug 14, 2021
Subject: Painting
Instructor: Colleen Sterling
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Painting in egg tempera is first and foremost a craft. In this style, egg yolk is used as the binder between paint and surface. Unlike other media where splashy or thick layers can be applied, tempera painting requires different techniques, very akin to drawing. Learn how to prepare panels with traditional gesso, transform dry pigments into paints, and perfect the brushwork that is special to this ancient technique. Strong drawing skills are recommended.

Tuition: $630.00

To register for this class, please call 1-800-365-5724.

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Deposit: A deposit of $150.00 will be due upon checkout to hold your seat in this class.




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WITHDRAWAL AND CANCELLATION POLICY
Because of registration costs and other services, including faculty contracts, material acquisitions and housing arrangements, the Folk School is required to charge cancellation fees to students who change their itineraries.
  • Once students are accepted into a class, our cancellation policies apply, regardless of the reason for canceling.
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  • Registrations are not transferable.
  • Students who cancel their enrollment in a class to transfer to another class are charged the cancellation fee, plus the deposit for the class to which they wish to transfer.

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