Marlys Hammer: Painting in the Telemark Style-Using Oils and Acrylics

Written by Diane Edwards

Retail: $34.95
ISBN: 978-1733092500
Dimensions: 8-1/2x11 inches
Pages: 128

Marlys Hvass Hammer, VGM, was an extremely talented painter and teacher of Norwegian Rosemaling. Her patterns and painting in her favorite style, Telemark, are exceptional examples of one of the most beautiful styles in Norwegian Rosemaling. Her works have been collected extensively and her patterns are very beautifully designed and executed.

This book includes many of her paintings in color with tips and ideas for planning and painting in this beautiful style. She was a loving and patient teacher, beloved by her many students. This book is a tribute to her lasting legacy in the creation of Norwegian Rosemaling.

Her favorite Bible verse which she used to open every class; “This is the day the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it.” —Psalms 118:24

Marlys Hammer’s beautiful Telemark Rosemaling artwork is showcased. This book is printed on glossy paper in full color.

Rosemaling samples by Marlys Hammer
Marlys Hammer painted many wooden pieces. This is just one beautiful example from the book.
Wooden Norwegian Chair painted by Marlys Hammer