ENCAUSTIC PAINTING, Santa Fe - APRIL 30-MAY 2, 2018
Comprehensive Encaustic Painting + Collage
Learn basic techniques or refresh and refine existing skills with Paula's expertise in encaustic painting. This 3 day workshops provides hands-on experience, a full range of topics, with time for skills to develop. We cover safe practices, grounds and substrates, fusing with torch, lamp, and heat gun. Additional techniques include: translucency, glazing, building texture, smooth surfaces, layering, scribing, excavating, wax and oil stick, collage, stencils, image transfers and much more! Discussions include developing the work's content and finding your unique voice with the medium. Also covered: Setting up your encaustic studio, tips for working larger, shipping, and care of encaustic works. Students will leave inspired and prepared to continue on their own with confidence.
SKILLS: Open to artists at all levels with knowledge of color and composition. No prior experience with encaustic is needed!
FORMAT: Demonstrations are interspersed with ample studio work time, Q & A, and discussions are geared to achieving your goals. Class limited to 10. 10AM- 4PM daily.
SUPPLIES: Most all supplies, including a large selection of encaustic paints, brushes, equipment, and miscellaneous tools and supplies are available for your use. A list of small tools and incidentals will be sent. Panels are not provided but may be available for purchase in the studio.
COST: $675 Half payment of $337.50 holds your place. Balance is due 45 days prior. Mark your calendar and make your payment by 3/9/18 or you may lose your space.
ACCOMMODATIONS AND MEALS are on your own. See SANTA FE INFO AND HOTELS for suggestions.
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