Enkaustikos Wax Snaps – Some Like It Hot Set


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18 x 13ml snaps + 40ml wax medium snap.

Some Like It Hot Set of 18 — Experience the full colour wheel with an exciting range of primary, secondary, and tertiary colours featuring a warm and cool palette. This 18-colour (13 ml) set offers a nice variety of transparent and opaque pigments that opens up a wide range of possibilities for colour mixing. The set also includes a 40 ml Wax Medium snap.

Enkaustikos Wax Snaps Encaustic Paints have the same formula as Enkaustikos Hot Cakes in a versatile, easy-to-use shape. Just snap off what you need and use at full strength for direct painting, drawing, printmaking, and more! They’re perfect for small projects, workshops, and for refilling Hot Cakes tins.

Artist-quality colours are made from the most beautiful pigments, the finest damar resin, and United States Pharmaceutical Grade (USP) beeswax. They contain no bleach or synthetic adulterants. Plus, because they’re solvent-free, they require no turpentine or mineral spirits for cleanup.

Enkaustikos Wax Snaps are so concentrated they can be diluted with Enkaustikos Wax Medium or XD Wax Medium to create thinner washes of colour.

Each snap is 40 ml and measures 1-3/8″ × 4-1/2″ (35 mm × 114 mm).

  • This set includes an extensive array of colours suited for painting the human face and figure. Easily achieve the subtleties of skin tones as they change from light to dark with this selection of 13 ml Wax Snaps. The set also includes a 40 ml Wax Medium snap.