Hallingdal Rosemaling Pictorial Painting Online Class

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  • Regular price $120.00

 Class Details and Benefits:                                             
  • New!  Filmed in High Definition
  • In-depth Video Instruction - approximately 4 hour 35 minutes total, in 3 video parts.   Video is three parts.  The first part is a detailed discussion of the history and inspiration for this painting.
  • On-demand access anytime beginning immediately after your purchase.
  • Detailed 20 page printed booklet and digital PDF version including closeup photos, patterns, step sheets and detailed instructions.


Class Bundle includes:

1.  Online Class - 4 hours and 35 minutes in three video sessions. 

2.  20 page digital design packet with high resolution photos and instructions.

3.  Print version of the design packet shipped with the Wood piece

4.  Large Wood Tote:  The large tote measures approximately 10" High x 10" Long by 9" Wide. 

The inspiration for this piece is an old painted trunk in the Drammens Museum in Drammen, Norway. In his book "Rosemaling in Hallingdal", Nils Ellingsgard has a very informational article introducing us to pictorial images in Rosemaling.  The design includes a golden bear, grapes, and creatures from the sea along with other traditional images.

Painting medium of choice
Kleister Medium
Retarder Medium

Jo Sonja's Artist Colors
red (your favorite)
Red Earth
Red Violet
Arylide Yellow
Raw Sienna or Antique Brass
Pthalo Green
Pthalo Blue
Burnt Sienna
Black Umber or Carbon Black
Unbleached Titanium or Husk
Titanium White
Flesh mix - White + touch Orange + touch yellow

Jo Sonja's Sure Touch
B1350/1352/3010/4010 #3-4 round - Basic painting
B1385/1387 #6 filbert - Basic Painting
B1360/3020 #1-2 Short Liner - Fine Details
B1310 #1-2 Striper - Stripes
B1315/1317/1318 ¾-1" mop - Brushing out Retarder Medium
Old ½" brush - Applying Retarder Medium
Note: I used a B1327 #3 Choice Detailer to paint this piece.