Tempera Experiments

Tempera Experiments

(Sandro Filipepi) Botticelli (Italian, c.1444–1510), Madonna and Child with Adoring Angel, 1458–1478, Tempera on panel, 35 x 26-3/4 in. (88.9 x 68 cm), Norton Simon Art Foundation

DATE:
TIME:
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
SPEAKER:
Mariko Tu

Examine Sandro Botticelli’s Madonna and Child with Adoring Angel and learn about his painting process. Experiment with making your own tempera paint using earth pigments and egg yolk, and then paint with it.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
This one-hour program for middle school students (ages 11–14) is free.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Space is limited to 15 participants and advanced registration is required.