Creating & conserving

Lessons
The conservator's eye
What is conservation?
About color
Manuscripts and works on paper
Painting
How to paint like...
Painting terms in action
Ceramics, glass and mosaics
Sculpture
Printmaking
Quiz: materials and techniques
About this unit
Brought to you by Smarthistory. Learn how the ancient Greeks fired their ceramics, how renaissance artists created luminous oil paintings and the techniques developed by modern masters. Visit a museum and see what a conservator sees.