Our Annual General Meeting including reports from the committee, election of officers and the 2024 programme of activities will be followed by a talk by Jenny Newman.
In this talk Jill Dunkerton, Senior Restorer at the National Gallery will discuss recent developments in scientific imaging techniques and how there have extended the range of what the restorer can discover about the pictures they are working. She will focus on a particular Renaissance picture in the National Galleries’ collection, The Adoration of the … Continue reading Lecture: “Art, Science and Connoisseur. Investigating a Renaissance Painting” by Jill Dunkerton
Amanda trained at Lincoln College of Art and later completed a Degree in Fine Art and Social Context at UWE Bristol. After graduating, she moved to the South West and has settled in Frome where she has a studio and where she teaches.
Amanda has recently spent time on a new project exploring the qualities of earth pigments and their origins which she will be sharing with us. “We will use the pigments either as watercolour or acrylic, depending on your own preference of medium.”