Wax Wednesdays: Encaustic Painting


Wax Wednesdays: Encaustic Painting


Curious about encaustic painting? Whether you are new to it, wanting to re-familiarize yourself or want to go deeper, I can meet you there. My Wax Wednesdays are designed for all levels of experience with the encaustic medium. During your session, I will cover the basics of encaustic painting from substrates to all fusing methods. You will learn what heated tools to use when towards layering the wax to attain that depth and luminosity that everyone so loves about this medium.

You will get an in depth look into my studio, how it is set up and have access to all the right tools at your fingertips to play and explore.

Encaustic is the oldest known pigment binder that combines natural beeswax, resin and pigment, learn more here. The class begins with a brief history of encaustic while sharing various texts and work samples. I will also share various possibilities and techniques that this beautiful medium offers.

Please contact me to arrange your Wednesday session upon purchase.
This workshop is also available for private group instruction.

*Check payments also accepted with no fees, email for address.

  • Workshop fees are fully refundable with 7 DAYS NOTICE.

  • All class fees are applied to agreed upon date.

  • All Fees are exchangeable.

  • All refunds issued within 30 days of cancellation.

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I supply encaustic medium and colors, hotplates and all tools.

Students Bring:
-blow torch if you have one
-encaustic tools you like to use; hand tools, irons, wax pen
-any work you have done with the medium if applicable
-visual inspirations or collage materials

Techniques covered:
-fusing methods
-color mixing
-set up

Refund Policy

**Workshop fees are fully refundable with 90 DAYS NOTICE.**
**Cancellations less than 90 days are refundable ONLY if spot in the class can be filled.**
**All class fees can be applied to a future class.**
**All refunds issued within 30 days of cancellation.**