Encaustic Center | Sat | 3/20 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
First half of Workshop: Learn a variety of encaustic techniques in this three-hour workshop. You will learn how to build layers, fuse, texture, work with grids, stencils, embed objects, incise, transfer, collage and much more. You will also walk away with a working knowledge on how to melt and mix wax, a bit about the history of wax painting, a working knowledge of supplies and how to create your own workspace.
Second half of Workshop: Incorporate words and imagery into your encaustic routine with collage and image transfer techniques. This mini workshop will cover a multitude of ways to add depth, color, pattern, and texture with commercial and handmade papers. You will learn to layer & fuse encaustic medium and paints; tips and tricks for using a tacking iron; explore various weights of papers; and learn to transfer images onto your own collage.
All supplies are included but you may bring your own collage materials.
This workshop is held offsite at The Encaustic Center.
The Encaustic Center
580 W Arapaho Rd. #271
Richardson, TX. 75080
Member Cost | $130
Non-Member Cost | $160