Historic Paintwork Lecture

1st December, 2017
Cressing Temple Barns, Essex

Two talks by historic paint specialist Patrick Baty. The first, Paint in a Nutshell, will consider the origins of house-painting, the constituents of early paint, the pigments used c1750-1850, and oil paint and distemper. The second lecture, The Paint Detective, will look at how the history of a building can be revealed by looking at the paint layers.
 
Contact: Gemma Clayton, Essex County Council
Tel: 03330 132738
Email: traditional.buildingskills@essex.gov.uk
Website: www.placeservices.co.uk/resources/traditional-building-skills,-conservation-courses-and-lectures/
   
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