FOUNDATION COURSE

THE DECORATIVE PAINTER'S FOUNDATION COURSE©
- Traditional techniques for modern times -




The Decorative Painter's Foundation course© is a comprehensive program that will provide you with a solid base of skills and know-how, and then take you to advanced levels in a rapid and progressive way.  It is composed of 3 modules that you can take as a complete package or individually, and it covers a very broad range of skills that have been picked to fit the needs of today's decorative painters and artisans.


Modules I-II-III (can be taken as one complete package or individually)
Dates: September 25th to Decmeber 22nd, 2017 (13 weeks, or a total of 455 hours)
(see below for dates for individual modules)

Location : Atelier Nadaï, 8 rue François Arago, 47000 AGEN, France

Highlights of the program:

Module I (Graining and Marbling course)
• Wood graining techniques
• Faux marble techniques

Moduel II (Moldings and Ornaments painted in Trompe-l’œil)
• Filage (lining) and painting imitation decorative molding techniques
• Techniques of decorative ornamentation of style painted in trompe-l’œil
• Drafting techniques
• Techniques of the Filage or lining
• Techniques of relief
• Techniques of pounced patterns
• Creating patina and aged finishes
• Composition of style
• Study of ColorsTechniques of grotesca

Module III (Panoramics and Painted Murals)
• Techniques of mural and ceiling perspective for decorative painters
• Harmony of colors, the different plans and formats for murals
• Rendering of a painted mural
• Techniques of painting a sky – clouds
• Techniques of drapes
• Painting a landscape
• Painting trees and foliage…Painting a seascape

To receive the brochure of the course and information on the individual modules you can contact us via email or call us at +33(0)5 62 59 66 45.


Module I - Wood Graining and Imitation Marble
from September 25th to October 20th, 2017
4 weeks / 140 hours

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Module II - Moldings and Ornaments painted in Trompe-l’œil
from October 23rd to November 24th, 2017
5 weeks / 175 hours



Module III - Panoramics and Painted Murals Course
from November 27th to December 22nd, 2017

4 weeks / 140 hours
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To receive the brochure of the course and information on the individual modules you can contact us via email or call us at +33(0)5 53 67 90 75