Illuminating the Holidays with Debbie Thompson Wilson

Medieval illumination of an angel with a harp.

December 4, 2016, | 10:00 am – 4:30 pm | Civic Museum | $50 +HST

Join us for a Holiday Workshop with Debbie Thompson Wilson! Angels are found in many religions and cultures portrayed as heavenly messengers and guardians. Paint a medieval angel based on a medieval manuscript miniature, using real gold leaf and watercolour and ink. There will be a choice of images to paint, from simple to more complex. Some watercolour experience is required.

Materials to bring to class:

  • Watercolours
  • Palette or plate for mixing colours
  • Small watercolour brushes (Size 0 or smaller )
  • Paper towel
  • Water container (small yogurt cup ideal)
  • 4B or 5B pencil
  • kneaded eraser
  • X-acto knife with #11 blade
  • Faber-Castell Pitt artist pen (black size XS) or Prismacolour Premier ink pen (sepia..size 005) (available at Wyndham Art Supply, Michaels)
  • Ruler
  • Scissors

Supplies provided for $15 supply fee (payable in class to Debbie, CASH ONLY): 

  • watercolour paper
  • 1 watercolour brush
  • gold leaf and gilding medium
  • misc. supplies
  • handouts

Please note: There will be a lunch break during the workshop. Participants may bring a bagged lunch or leave the museum to go get lunch in the area.

Tickets are available for purchase online.

Posted by Sarah Ball on September 27, 2016

Coronavirus (COVID19) closures, cancellations and updates More information
+