Introduction to Gudbrandsdal Style Rosemaling: Online Course
Rosemaling is a decorative painting style originating in Norway. The Gudbrandsdal style of rosemaling originated in the Gudbrandsdal region and is recognized by foliage of the acanthus leaf. This course emphasizes the basic technique for painting these acanthus leaves, scrolls, and simple flowers. This style is best suited to students with some rosemaling experience. Good beginner courses include the Telemark and Valdres styles. We will learn about the style, practice it's basic techniques and move towards a small project over the two online sessions of this class. Students will receive paper handouts via mail ahead of time with information and a template for the project.