Mon, 19 Jun|
Traditional Gold Preparation in the Art of Illumination
In the traditional arts especially in tezhip one of the main materials is Gold. The origin of the word Tezhip is coming from “zeheb” which means ornamenting with gold. Learn how to prepare Gold for use in traditional works.
Time & Location
19 Jun, 20:00 – 21:30
About the event
During this workshop, students will learn how to crash/prepare gold from gold leaf to use in their works traditionally. Nagihan will prepare three types of gold which are 22ct yellow, 22ct moon gold, and 12-carat white gold. The process will be seen step by step. On the second day, the gold preparation will be finalized and suitable floral motifs will be painted with the prepared gold and students will be taught how to apply gold onto the paper.