1165 Tower Road, Schaumburg IL 60173-4305 312-447-9600
General presentation of the Panels
Decorative Art History of Faux Wood & Marble
Demonstration of technique
Design and Definition
Advantages and limitations
Woodgraining & Marbling Foundations
To attend this workshop you do not need any prior knowledge in coating techniques, only interest and willingness to learn one of the most wonderful decorative art techniques in existence.
This is an introductory course in the decorative art form of Woodgraining and Marbling. Students will learn about this decorative art form and techniques taught by a Master artisan in the field, including how to mix materials to create their own panels of realistic looking Wood and Marble
METHODOLOGY: To allow students the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the materials and learn application. Students will apply exercises and learn to work in different contexts; decoration, restoration, art, construction. They will proceed following a trial and error exercise so that they can learn how to correct setbacks should they occur.
CONTENT: Students will begin to create the Wood and Marble panels using application methods of instruction