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CELEBRATING TWENTY YEARS OF ENCAUSTIC PRINTING

CELEBRATING TWENTY YEARS OF ENCAUSTIC PRINTING

To commemorate my 20 year anniversary with encaustic monotype printing, I am reprinting an article that I wrote for the Surface Design Association in 2014. Thank you SDA for letting me share this: Shop Talk: How Encaustic Heat & Wax Transformed My Creative Process Surface Design News / July 23, 2014   Paula Roland creates a molten wax image for printing on the Roland HOTbox™.  Photo Eric Swanson The trajectory of a life path is rarely a straight line.A new medium or process doesn’t come along often. In the mid-1990s, due to unforeseen circumstances, I found myself between college teaching jobs....