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February 15 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm$100.00
Dive into the captivating world of encaustic artistry with our “Art of Fusion” workshop—a three-hour introduction to the ancient and versatile medium of encaustic painting. Led by experienced encaustic artists, this hands-on workshop is designed for both beginners and those looking to deepen their understanding of this unique and dynamic art form.
- History and Basics of Encaustic:
Uncover the rich history of encaustic art.Learn about the materials used in encaustic painting and their unique properties.
- Safety and Studio Setup:
Gain essential knowledge about working safely with encaustic materials.Set up your personal encaustic studio space for optimal creativity.
- Tools and Techniques:
Explore the array of tools used in encaustic painting, from brushes to hotplates.
Learn fundamental techniques, including layering, fusing, and creating texture.
- Creating Your First Encaustic Piece:
Receive hands-on guidance in building layers and textures on a prepared surface.
Experiment with colour mixing and blending using molten wax.
- Safety Tips and Q&A Session:
Review safety protocols for handling encaustic materials.
Engage in a Q&A session to address any questions or concerns.
- Duration: Three-hour workshop
- Date and Time: February 15, 2024
- Materials: All necessary encaustic materials provided, including wax, pigments, brushes, and surfaces.
“Fiery Brushes: Exploring Encaustic Painting” is your gateway to the mesmerizing world of encaustic painting. Whether you’re a novice or an art enthusiast, this workshop offers a welcoming space to explore the endless possibilities of molten wax and pigments. Join us for a transformative journey into the vibrant and tactile realm of encaustic artistry.
Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot today and unlock the secrets of encaustic painting in a supportive and creative environment!