The Lüftlmalerei-Adorned Windows of Oberammergau, Germany

The village of Oberammergau, Germany is well known for the colorful frescoes that adorn the exteriors of its homes and businesses. This painting technique is known as Lüftlmalerei. (Luft means ‘air’ in German. It’s believed that the term illustrates how fresco artists must work quickly to apply watercolor paint to the wet plaster before it dries in theContinue reading “The Lüftlmalerei-Adorned Windows of Oberammergau, Germany”