Egg tempera is a type of medium used before oils became popular during the Renaissance. The yolk of an egg is mixed with the ground pigment and applied with a soft brush and which dried very rapidly. The term "tempera" in modern times has also been used by some manufacturers to refer to ordinary poster paint, which is a cheap form of gouache that has nothing to do with real egg tempera.
San Francisco artist paints about love, yoga, massage, medicine, death and dying. Available as greeting cards, posters, blank journals and reproductions.
Online portfolio of painter and sculptor Michael Bergt
Curriculum vitae and portfolio of a German artist including figurative, landscape and interior paintings. [English and German]
Western Massachusetts artist and member of the Society of Tempera Painters displays selected artworks. Includes short biography and gallery information.
Viapictura presents Ray Dumoux's work. Tempera- precise reconstituion of art of painting, its substance and materials, symbolism Drawings, engraving and paintings from small to monumental.
Features luminous magnifications of the intricate, colorful, and varied plant life of Florida in egg tempera and oil. Includes images, extracts from reviews, resume, and a gallery list.
How to make and use egg tempera, some samples of her art, news relevant to her students, and a paper on safety hazards to pregnant painters.
The artist explores the overlapping spheres of music, magic and mental illness. Includes a number of small pianos and organs capable of conjuring saints and demons alike. The dominant medium is egg tempera and oil on wood.
Milk and Eggs: The American Revival of Tempera Painting, 1930-1950
Informative discussion about tempera's Renaissance in the US, featuring works by George Tooker, Andrew Wyeth, Peter Hurd and Thomas Hart Benton
Works by artist Rob Milliken. Information about how to make egg tempera and painting demonstrations.
Scherrer, Suzanne and Ouporov, Pavel
Two artists working together using egg tempera technique they learned in Russia.
Highly realistic scenes of rocky coasts. Gallery, biography and an article about egg tempera.
Classically trained in oil painting and specializing in egg tempera, religious iconography and watercolor.
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