April 4, 2020
D , Cadier & Keer
During this workshop participants can get acquainted with working with natural paint based on self-extracted pigments. This is done under the guidance of artist & teacher Dorieke Schreurs, in the studio of D’O studio-gallery
The program looks like this.
10.30 am: start / introduction / coffee & tea
10.45 am: tour of D’O studio-gallery, viewing exhibition, explanation of natural pigments / art & sustainability, design, research, ambition.
11.30 am: get to work yourself, set up the workplaces. We start by processing the raw material into fine pigment, learn how to make natural paint with this pigment with a binder based on egg yolk, water and linseed oil. We prepare pigments, pigment pastes and binders until lunch.
13.00 hrs: lunch time, everyone can enjoy their lunch in and around the beautiful location of the gallery. The workplaces can also be prepared for painting during the break.
13.45 hrs: the second part of the workshop will consist of working freely with natural paints. With the previously prepared materials we can get started to make different colors of natural paint. You can then work freely with this paint. The emphasis of this workshop is on the process, not on visual results!
3.30 pm: completion and clean up, short evaluation, questions
4 pm: end of workshop day.
Price includes all materials, drinks and lunch