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General presentation of Trompe L’oeil
Definition of Trompe L’oeil
The Art History of Trompe L’oeil
Role of Trompe L’oeil
Advantages and limitations
Ornamental Trompe L’oeil Workshop
This is an introductory course in the decorative art form of Trompe L’oeil (to “trick the eye”). Students will learn about this decorative art form and techniques will be taught by a Master artisan in the field, including how to render realistic objects in three dimensional form. Students will create their own panel using techniques taught.
METHODOLOGY: To allow students the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the art form and and learn application techniques.
CONTENT: Students will create a panel utilizing the techniques taught.