Egg Tempera

Before oil painting arrived, around 1490, icon painters and figurative artists such as Botticelli used this delicate and painstaking medium. Pure artists pigment is ground into a painting medium prepared from fresh eggs. The technique is valued for rendering brilliant, luminous colour.

red castle
landscape 1
landscape 2
two obelisks
egg tempera enchanted kingdom
egg tempera niddogg

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Tony Knight is a freelance artist, illustrator and pinhole photographer. He is currently seeking  illustration and artistic projects. Also gallery representation. He is based in Reading (UK) and Hannover (Germany)