Pigment Making Workshop with Polly Bennett
Join artist Polly Bennett for a 2-hour pigment-making workshop using natural materials found in the surrounding area to create artist’s pigments and paints.
In this pigment-making workshop, participants will learn how to grind and purify natural pigment and subsequently turn the finished pigment into paint. The pigment used will come from earth sourced from nearby the location of the workshop, celebrating a sense of place and environmentally-friendly practices. At the end of the workshop, you will take home a hand-painted colour chart, purified pigment and watercolour paint.
IMPORTANT: Please bring a glass jar and lid. Everything else is provided.
In the workshop participants learn:
Participants take home:
Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult