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Colours of Cyprus


May 17th - June 28th
I stayed at Lemba College of Art and travelled around Cyprus colllectiong natural earth pigments



Lemba college of Art


Colour Pallete



Coral Bay Clay Cliffs


Dried clay ground with pestle and morter


Refined first through mesh and then through a finer mesh




Blue from Troodos



Final poster


Troodos




Yellow ochre from Asprokremmos Resivoir



Tests with water and gum Arabic content








I only used found containers to keep the paints I made, no plastic or bought containers were allowed


The first painting of Paphos Castle made from all the paints I made


painting on found objects


inspired by ancient cypriot pottry illustrations