Immersion into Encaustics(Fire Painting)
Saturday November 25, 2023
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Saxifrage Studio
Workshop including all materials +lunch & refreshments
Class limited to 10 participants.
In this workshop participants will be introduced to the limitless creativity and versatility that the encaustic medium can offer, including easy and effective ways to create texture and incorporate other mediums.
- Resources on safety, correct working temperatures, ventilation and proper use of equipment.
- Appropriate supports and grounds, brushes, tools and studio set up.
- Different ways to apply paint/fusing options.
- How to achieve a smooth/textured surface.
- Creating your own medium and colored paint
- Different tools for mark making
- Intro to the shellac burn technique
- Relief and textural techniques ( inscribing/etching/ scraffito etc.)
- Inclusion of Alcohol inks , pearl x and other mediums...
NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY
Art Classes for everyone: absolute beginners and developing artists alike.
*Limited space available. No credits or refunds