Encaustic Mixed MediaWorkshops
Wonderful World of Wax
This workshop is an introduction into the wonderful world of encaustic. Encaustic is a medium of melted beeswax mixed with damar resin that is painted on a substrate or panel and heat-fused. You will learn the dos and don'ts of working with encaustic medium. We will cover the tools, safety, proper substrates (panels) and how to prime them. You will practice applying the melted wax and proper techniques for fusing the medium. During this workshop, you will create several 6"x 6" panels, learning different techniques using encaustic medium, encaustic paints, oil paints and oil sticks.
September 14, 2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
All supplies are included
This workshop is limited to 4 students
Encaustic Mini Journal
You will explore encaustic mixed media techniques to create a beautiful handmade Mini Art Journal. Encaustic is a medium of melted beeswax mixed with damar resin that is painted on a substrate and heat-fused. You will learn the dos and don'ts of working with encaustic medium. Next, you will learn the art of bookmaking, binding signatures to your newly created encaustic covers using a single needle Coptic stitch.
No experience needed
October 10, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
All supplies included
This workshop is limited to 6 students
Open Studio for Encaustic! If you've taken at least one encaustic class with me and want to work on your own projects, this is for you! I will be opening my studio every Tuesday morning from 10:00 - 1:00 and afternoon from 1:30 - 4:30. This is not a class or workshop, but an opportunity for you to do your own thing. I will be there to answer questions and offer help as needed. Feel free to bring your own supplies. Oil sticks, some encaustic paints and pan pastels will be available for use and I will have encaustic medium, 6 x 6 and 8 x 8 panels for purchase. The cost is $25 per session and is limited to 4 participants per session. Tuesdays in September: 3, 10,17 and 24.