Creating Encaustic Paints with Natural Earth Pigments – August 2024

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August 9 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

$65.00

Join us for a hands-on workshop where you’ll discover the timeless art of making encaustic paints using dry pigments from Natural Earth Pigments. This immersive session will guide you through the fascinating process of blending these pure, natural pigments with beeswax and damar resin to create vibrant, durable encaustic paints.

In this workshop, you will:

  • Learn about the history and basics of encaustic painting.
  • Understand the properties and benefits of using Natural Earth Pigments.
  • Master the techniques of mixing dry pigments with encaustic medium.
  • Explore colour blending and testing to create a palette of vibrant hues.

Whether you are an experienced artist or a curious beginner, this workshop offers a unique opportunity to explore a centuries-old medium with modern, eco-friendly materials. Come prepared to unleash your creativity and leave with a new skill set that will enhance your artistic practice. Please bring silicon muffin cups or similar, if you have them. All other materials supplied. Your paint pucks will be available to pick up in the afternoon. You will go home with approximately 1lb of mixed coloured pucks.

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Details

Date:
August 9
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$65.00
Event Category:

Venue

Upwards Art Studio
975 2nd Avenue East
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2H5 Canada
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Phone
519-370-0448

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Creating Encaustic Paints with Natural Earth Pigments - August 2024
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