Alongside patination the course will also look at the different binders and recipes needed to make types of paint and ink. You will learn how to prepare pigments to make oil paints for painting on canvas and the medieval process for making natural black and brown ink using soot and tea for drawing on paper.
Please note that this course will take place outside in the Outdoor Learning Studio.
Alejandro Lopez graduated from the School of Fine Art, Neuquen, Argentina and has a degree in Art History from Edinburgh University. He has worked with Jorge Michelotti. Alejandro has exhibited widely in Argentina, Portugal, Greece and Scotland and made several public art commissions. He is a long-term tutor for ESW’s Learning Programme.
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