Encaustic Workshops with Resident Artist Angela White

Encaustic Painting Workshop
Workshop can be taken for one or two days

Encaustic Painting Workshop

Workshop can be taken for one or two days

What is covered:
This workshop is for some who have little familiarity and some who have experienced working with the medium, but seek to refine their skills. Demonstrations will be followed by independent working time.

Diversity of learning is covered, including the basic materials and techniques, safety issues and discussions of supports, grounds, layering, scraping, fusing, transparencies, collage, image transfer, including combination with oil and other media.

What is included:
The use of encaustic equipment is included; heated palettes, heat guns & torches.
Required materials list:

Bring panels/supports to work on: 6”x6”, 8”x8”, 8”x10”-luan, pine, birch or other types of plywood.  You may glue paper on them or gesso them ahead of time.  You may also like to bring paper to do some mono printmaking.
Bring bristle brushes or sable; no synthetic as they will burn or melt.

Bring your favorite colors of encaustic paint,  which can be purchased at most area art stores or online.

Rags or paper towels.

Suggested materials list: mark making tools (printmaking, sculpture, ceramic, dental, culinary, burnishers, scrapers, stamps, scribes).

Images for transferring: photocopies, drawings or anything you would like to experiment with.

Workshop may be taken for one or two days.  Group workshop fee for two days is $395 total.  Private lessons in studio are $60 an hour.

To register please contact:
Angela White        



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