Ages 17+ (Adult)
Encaustic Techniques & Color
Join Nancy for an introductory workshop covering basic techniques of encaustic painting with an emphasis on mixing color. Discover the natural luminosity, textural and layer possibilities of beeswax and color! This class if for both beginner and intermediate encaustic students who are looking to learn and hone their basic encaustic painting skills. The first day will be spent ;learning how to create beautiful colors, textures, lines and shapes using a limited color palette along with different painting and fusing applications. A variety of mixed media methods and materials will be introduced such as stenciling, image transfer, collage, and mark-making materials will be introduced throughout the workshop. Students will have ample time to experiment, explore and create with this versatile medium throughout this 2-day workshop.