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More from the ASBA Conference: Laurence Pierson

by Beth Stone, posted by Deb Shaw

At the Denver Botanic Gardens, Laurence Pierson demonstrated egg tempera on gesso panel. She mixes dry pigment with water using a colour shaper, adds a bit of alcohol if the particular pigment requires it to dissolve, and mixes in a bit of egg yolk. 122 more words

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