barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Summer Art School 2018: Marvelous Modroc and Glorious Gilding

Focus your attention on the beauty and intricacy of the ornate frames surrounding our historic artworks.

Paint your own treasured masterpiece then display it in a detailed free-standing frame… that you’ve made yourself!  Use modroc to sculpt your frame and then learn different techniques to make it look really special… including gold gilding!

LIFT OUT OF ORDER

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Drawn to Perfection: Exhibition in Conversation

Thursday 28 June, 6 - 8pm

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Jean-François Millet (1814-1875)

Peasant Returning from the Dunghill

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Pierre Étienne Théodore Rousseau (1812-1867)

Oaks Among Boulders

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