Master Class Techniques and Know-how
Module IX - The Art of Grotesca
Classical techniques of the Italian Renaissance for the modern painter!
with Caterina MANISCO
We are delighted to organise this 5-day workshop with Italian master decorative painting artist Caterina Manisco who will be teaching the Art of Grotesca using traditional techniques. Caterina will share her know-how and techniques that she acquired not only during her training with renowned masters but also during years of working in the multitude of prestigious commissioned works all over Europe and internationally (principally at the Vatican Museum).
Focus of this workshop will be on painting a beautiful multi-colored Grotesca panel on canvas using egg tempera and pigment powder. As students work on their beautiful panels, they will be adding an elegant addition to their portfolio.
Content of the course
The following techniques will be covered in class*:
Who can apply
Although this course is open to all persons who wish to learn the techniques of painting Grotesca elements using egg tempera, this course is not open to beginners in painting. This class will benefit those who have prior experience in painting.
Organiser: Atelier Nadaï
Instructor: Caterina MANISCO
Dates: November 15th to November 19th, 2021
Duration: 5 days. 40 hours of class time (8 hours per day)
Location: Atelier Nadaï, 8 rue François Arago, 47000 Agen, France
Tuition: 980 euros (exempt of 20% French VAT)
► Tuition includes:
- Caterina Manisco's step by step instructions
- Surface to paint on (polyester canvas)
- cofee, tea and biscuits during breaks
Materials furnished by Atelier Nadaï*:
*participants will be requested to bring their own sundry items such as notebook, pencil and pen, malstick etc.
For more information and to receive course brochure please send us an email.