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Painting and Drawing in Enamels

July 30, 2023 - August 4, 2023

Mi-Sook Hur  ·  misookhur.com

Workshop at a glance

Join us on a journey into how to draw and paint with enamels.


  • Basic enameling, sgraffito and graphite
  • Painting AND drawing techniques
  • Using decals, stenciling, etc.


  • Brushes
  • Paint


  • Completing a series of small enamel pieces
  • Exploring color schemes
  • Developing enameling skills

Artist Bio

Mi-Sook Hur is an award-winning enamelist and metalsmith artist and professor at the School of Art and Design at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. Her work focuses on realistic images inspired by nature. Hur is former artist-in-residence at John Michael Kohler Arts Center and at the Jentel Foundation. Her work is included in the collections of the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, Enamel Arts Foundation, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and at the Yale University Art Gallery.

  • Mi-Sook Hur
  • Mi-Sook Hur
  • Mi-Sook Hur
  • Mi-Sook Hur

Workshop Description

In this workshop students will discover modern Limoges painting techniques using overglaze paints and ink. The instructor will demystify how to work with color, producing tones and shades to create realistic images of flowers, bees, and butterflies. Inspired by nature, the class will explore color combinations and monochromatic color schemes on copper forms. Participants will complete a series of small pieces during this workshop. Open to all skill levels, however basic enameling skills, such as sifting and firing, will be helpful.

COURSE FEE: $775  ·  materials list

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