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Fresco Secco Painting

Fresco Secco Painting

Learn about one of the oldest painting techniques invented by the Egyptians who taught it to the Greeks. Giotto re-inspired this highly skillful technique in the 14C. Working on boards learn how to lay pigment into fresh plaster create warm and subtle tones. Using the prescribed steps including Arriccio, ‘Cardboard and Sinopia’, Sgraffito. A wonderful way to realise your ideas, develop new thinking and apply to contemporary or traditional themes. All levels.

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What's On?

View our events calendar for a month-by-month guide to events throughout the year.

Events Calendar

Buy Art

Set to become a major destination for art buyers, our online gallery will offer a unique collection of work to browse and buy. More details to follow. 

Term Dates

Spring Term 2020 | 6 Jan - 5 April
Half Term | 17 - 23 Feb
Easter Workshops
| 6 - 17 April

Summer Term 2020 | 20 Apr - 19 Jul
Half Term
| 1-7 June

Autumn Term 2020 | 7 Sep - 6 Dec