Versailles Class

17 students from all over the world have come together for a 6-day traditional decorative painting workshop, and 2 day tour with Pierre Finkelstein and Jean Sablé in Versailles. What an experience! Check out what’s been happening.

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 Jean finalizing the layout of his canvas.

 Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to Versailles

 Jean working on top ornamentation.

 Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

 Students working on ornamentation.

 Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

Base coating of the vase and background.

Pierre FInkelstein versaille class

 Students at work.

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Lessons on light, shadow and volume

 

Pierre FInkelstein versaille class

 The group visiting the Versailles Palace to study its marbles.

Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-toMarble from the Versailles Palace


Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

 Stating the vert de mer and sarrancolin marble section of the panel.

Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

 Detail of the marble.

Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

Marble with added profile.

Pierre Finkelstein faux marble ornament how-to

 Finishing up the panel.

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Comments

  1. Boils the blood makes one want to go and paint the work is tip top

  2. It was a wonderful recollection ! That ‘ s a great pleasure and a great honour to work with Pierre and Jean …

    That ‘ s an enjoyed moment ! Thank you !

    Carole BERTHE .

  3. it was a great class, and the students were all outstanding, they all managed to finish their panels, which is very rare.

  4. Wow that is such beautiful work , lucky students , wonderful panel !

  5. Had a wonderful time. Incredible class and awesome people. Thanks!!

  6. Looking fabulous, Pierre and Jean !
    Hope to see you in Japan in May , grtz to Jeanne.

    grtz Michiel

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