Lacquer is a slow and meticulous process. For a single piece, there are about 20 steps to go through. Between each layer of lacquer, the drying time allows you to work on other projects.
That is why we offer 12 sessions workshop during which you will be able to work on a main standing piece of lacquerware and to smaller pieces.
You will learn a real knowledge about the essential techniques for a good command of lacquerware including :
-How to prepare a piece of wood
-How to compose lacquer with solvant and pigments
-Egg shell inlays
-Gold leaf gilding and spreading of metallic powders