University of Atlantia

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Period Pigments: Part 2

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Instructor:
Livia Zanna


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA72 February 2, 2008
Crs #:
217
Time:
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
10/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Description
This class will be focused on discussing the use and preparation of period pigments, with recipes for binders, and actual pigments brought for display and discussion. This class will be also be discussing the chemistry of painting, to help dispel the myths about toxicity and difficulty of use that surround using period pigments, and also show the sophistication the medieval mind had regarding pigments and their use.
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