The Art of Gilding
Gold Leaf
Students will learn how to use gold leaf and compose their designs and then learn to work with traditional egg tempera to paint on their gold leaf panel. 
Make your own text on handmade paper and get that Middle Ages vibe. Illuminated Manuscripts are filled with beautiful embellishments such as borders, letter decorations, edging, and inserts used to transform the page into a work of art. Students will  learn the traditional technique of illuminated manuscript including gilding and decoration of the initial text and borders, using gold leaf and egg tempera.
900rmb for a 2-day workshop (3 hours each day)
2 person minimum, 4 maximum