Illuminated manuscripts course at ArteUmbria Italy

Illuminated Manuscripts and Miniatures

An exciting opportunity to study the original medieval technique of Manuscript Illumination led by the wonderful Claudia Tulifero who joined us in this year.

Course date for 2017 7th September.
 

Workshop with Claudia Tulifero

Please check out Claudia Tulifero, our expert from Florence. She is a true 'Maestra'! You will find more details about her on our Tutors section.


Delight in working with precious metals such as gold, silver lapis lazuli and learn these mediaeval skills.

Course Illumination on Parchment

What this course will offer.
This course intends to teach and present the ancient technique of illumination.

During the course participants will learn how to:
  • prepare the parchment
  • realise the basic design and transfer it to the parchment
  • prepare the “pastiglia” for the gilding relief
  • gilding the letter with water gilding on bole with genuine gold leaf
  • prepare the “tempera” with pure pigments, precious metal such as lapis lazuli, egg and natural varnish
All the necessary materials, including gold, precious metals, pigments, vellum and brushes will be provided.

It is recommended you bring a Magnifying glass.
There may be an opportunity to learn basic fresco preparation time if time permits.
Claudia Tulifero Illuminated Manuscripts and Miniatures workshop Italy

Painting Holidays in Italy

BOOKING NOW FOR 2017 & 2018

Inspirational painting, drawing, stone carving/sculpture, print making and creative writing courses in Europe and other exotic locations in 2017 & 2018, visit Italy, Spain, Venice, Prague, Morocco, Bruges, India and the Himalayas.

  • Master Classes and Painting Classes in Italy with Grahame Booth, Kelly Medford, Caroline Bays, Adele Wagstaff, Tim Wilmot, Paul Alcock, Belinda Biggs, Liz Chaderton & Roger Dellar.
  • Creative Writing course with Sue Moorcroft.
  • Stone Carving courses with Simon Keeley.
  • Workshop in Illuminated Manuscripts and Miniatures, with Claudia Tulifero.
  • Price includes tuition, art materials (if the course is at our home in Umbria), complimentary accommodation, food, wine and refreshments.

All inclusive from £985

BOOKING NOW For 2017 & 2018!

See our sister site Painting in Europe and other exotic locations with Arte Umbria.

  • Painting in Venice. Masterclass in Watercolour with Tim Wilmot.
  • Painting in Bruges. Painting and Art History with Adele Wagstaff.
  • Prague at Christmas. Masterclass in Watercolour with Kelly Medford.
  • Painting in India, with Grahame Booth.
  • Painting in Marrakesh, with Kelly Medford.
  • Painting in Granada, with Grahame Booth.
  • Painting in Barcelona, with Paul Alcock.
  • Painting in the Himalayas, with Belinda Biggs.
  • Painting in India, with Roger Dellar.

Contact

Email: info@arteumbria.com

Cellphone:
+0039 340 371 6510

Italy: +39 0763 837347

Arte Umbria
Tenuta di Poggiolame Vocabolo Poggiolame 16 05010 Montegabbione (TR) Italia



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