December 10, 2023
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
During this class you will be introduced to the Gudbrandsdal style of rosemaling. Gudbrandsdal style is characterized by twisting and folding leaves of the acanthus plant, a common design ornament. In class we will go over the basic technique and history of this decorative style. We will practice the fundamental painting process using oil paint on paper. All painting materials and basic Gudbrandsdal patterns will be supplied by the instructor.
Instruction and all materials, as you learn the Gudbrandsdal style of rosemaling. At the end of class, you’ll go home with Gudbrandsdal Style worksheets.
You should bring…
If you have your own rosemaling paints and brushes, you are welcome to bring them along. If not, we’ll have some available.
You must have some previous skill in either rosemaling or painting
Best for Ages…
13 and older
Venue: Duluth Folk School Library
The Library is upstairs in the Duluth Folk School/Dovetail Cafe building.
Note: The Library is up one flight of stairs, and we do not have an elevator.