Illumination Techniques

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Thursday March 12

10:00 AM  –  1:30 PM

Thursdays: March 12, 19 and 26, April 2, 9 and 16 (Snow date: Thurs., April 23) | 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

$220 members | $250 nonmembers | Specialty material fee: $20 (for those students who have not previously taken this class or Kandy Phillips’ class)

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To be able to use a variety of illumination techniques

Level: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Watercolor I (or equivalent watercolor experience)

Discover several different styles of medieval book illumination and explore them using modern materials, including watercolors, imitation gold leaf and gold paint. Plus, explore watercolor illumination on black paper. Create illuminated initial letters, as well as other decorative styles and motifs. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective