Workshop: ‘Painting Outward’ – Colour Theory in Practice, part of the Spirit Hawk Eye: Native American Cultural Season
July 25, 2015 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Comanche artist Nocona Burgess describes his approach to colour as ‘painting outward’: painting with vibrant pigment onto a dark, rather than a light, background. Join him to explore contrasts between vivid colour and dark surfaces, and learn ways of applying colour and glazing on a dark background.
View more of Nocona’s work here.
Part of the Native American Cultural Season, associated with the Spirit Hawk Eye exhibition. Thanks to Heidi Laughton and our supporters for their donations to last year’s Annual Appeal, which have made these events possible.
£40 (£35 Museum members) To register, phone 01225 820866 or use our contact form.
All participants must register to take part in courses, workshops, talks, and some children’s workshops.
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