Gold Leaf
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On day one, students will learn how to use gold leaf and design their compositions for the following week.  You will learn to lay down the adhesive, add the leaf and work it flat then draw out your composition on a separate piece of paper.
 
On day two, students will learn to work with traditional egg tempura to paint on their gold leaf panel using the ancient recipe of egg yolk and dry pigments. 
 
800rmb for the 2-class workshop
Advanced Gold Leaf
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In this 2-day workshop, students will learn how to adhere gold leaf to a dimensional form such as a ornate frame, candlestick or other wooden object and then decorate it with egg tempura and burnish it with varnish.
 
900rmb for the 2-class workshop
Illuminations
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In this workshop, student will study the basics of letter formations (aspects ratios, stem lengths and widths) in order to choose and shape their own letters.  The compositions will be transfered onto hand-made paper in order to then gild and decorate.
 
800rmb for the 2-class workshop