Online Classes - 2023
Painting a Raudsamsmåled Fjord Horse with Kim Garrett
December 9, 2023
Rosemaling Coast to Coast
In this class the student will review some of the basic history, design, and colors of the Raudsamsmåling style of rosemaling and then over the course of the class complete a design provided by the instructor on a specially designed fjord horse plaque. This class will be taught in oils but acrylic painters are welcome but will need to be comfortable handling their own mediums. Paint colors for acrylic painters will be provided. Basic rosemaling skills preferred. There will not be class time spent on stroke work and basic Rosemaling skills.
Rosemaling in the Style of Knut Hovden
January 26-27, 2024
Vesterheim Museum Folk School
Join instructor Kim Garrett for an exploration into the rosemaling of Knut Hovden, the first rosemaler to be asked to teach at the folk school in Sand, Rogaland, Norway, where, under his influence, rosemaling continued to flourish in the first half of the 1900s.
The first evening, Kim will share Knut Hovden’s story and discuss several pieces of his work. The second day, you will paint a small project in his style.