As part of London Craft Week 2018, our event featured a pigment, colour and gilding display and demonstration area, a popular destination for visitors. 

Art School alumna and pigment specialist Catalina Christensen,  gave pigment-making demonstrations using the egg tempera process.

Colour expert Jane de Sausmarez  informed visitors about colour theories.

Art School Decorative Surfaces Fellow, Tuesday Riddell, demonstrated japanning and other historic lacquering techniques as used in her practice.

Rian Kanduth, one of our Conservation department tutors and gilding expert, showed visitors gilding techniques.