Medieval Illuminated Manuscript - one day course at Lincoln Castle
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About the Course
Medieval Illuminated Manuscript - one day course
Embellish your work with gold!
Students will be introduced to the variety of illuminated manuscripts. The morning will be spent learning how to apply gold leaf to paper using various traditional techniques. Having mastered this skill, the afternoon will be spent creating a small scale medieval design in watercolour and 24 carat gold leaf to take home. No drawing skills or experience necessary as there will be a choice of medieval designs for students to choose from. Students may bring their own brushes (sable sizes 000 and 1 are recommended) or use those supplied.
Participant Information: Students attending the course should comfortable clothes, including closed toed shoes. Suitable for ages 16 +
The Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle has been offering hands on experience and training since 2013. See our website to browse the wide range of taster days, short courses and demonstrations in craft, conservation and traditional building skills.
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If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All materials and tools are included in the fee. Tea and coffee will be available.
Toni (the tutor) was brilliant. The course was high quality and good fun. Can't wait till another one. 5
Angela - - #7100
Really enjoyable and interesting course. Thank you Toni and the Heritage Skills Centre.
Ellie - - #7099
Leah - - #7098
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for events & groups
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