Rosemaling Online Course: Valdres-Style Flowers
Rosemaling means "rose painting" in Norwegian, and is done in many styles reflective of specific regions in Norway. The Valdres style of rosemaling originated in the Valdres valley and is known for its strong floral motif. In this online session, Kim will focus on these lovely flowers with lots of demonstration, recommended practice exercises and plenty of Q&A. Watch and learn or paint along, your choice. Some rosemaling experience recommended.
You will need the following tools for this class:
A laptop or tablet is recommended, but a desktop with a webcam and audio or a smartphone phone can work. If using a tablet or laptop, plug your device in or have your charger handy!
Be sure to have a strong Internet connection.
If you want to paint along, have standard rosemaling supplies, a practice board in black or another dark color and the following colors on-hand:
- unbleached titanium or titanium white,
- Venetian Red or Light Red Oxide,
- Prussian Blue,
- Burnt Sienna,
- Burnt Umber,
- Raw Umber,
- Terre Verde Green,
- Raw Sienna (Grumbacher brand),
- Yellow Ocher,
- Greenish Umber,
- Mars Black ,
- Brownish Madder,
- Cadmium Red Light.
Rembrandt brand recommended by instructor. Remember, it’s just practice, so substitutions or omissions are okay.
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation email with further class information. Please call us if you haven't received it within 24 hours.