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Hot Wax Encaustic Painting for Beginners

Posted by: Ren Allen

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Hot Wax Encaustic Painting for Beginners

Encaustic painting which uses heated beeswax, demar resin, and pigments as a medium. With origins in ancient Egypt ,encaustic painting provides the artist with a malleable 3-D medium that can be used to create ethereal abstracts to precise colour-blocking. Master encaustic painter and innovator, Elise Wagner, walks you through how to get started with encaustic painting in her workshop 'Hot Wax: Encaustic Painting for Beginners'.

Includes a review of tools commonly used and demonstration of basic techniques for creating your own encaustic work of art. Also:
*how-to mix your own colored wax
*safety information
*basic supplies you need to begin
*how-to create artistic elements in wax
*and more!

Hot Wax: Encaustic Painting for Beginners is a 3-part live stream, interactive workshop series with Elise Wagner. Seats are limited so that everyone can receive time and attention during the demonstrations and Q&A. Register now so you don't miss out!

***Saturday December 12 Introduction--supplies and safety, tools and temperatures, mixing colors, initial application (Upon registration you'll receive a basic tools and supplies list to get yourself ready for class.)
During the week, practice your encaustic painting at home.
Then:
***Saturday December 19 Artistry--creating line, textures and blending to evoke your desired affect
***Sunday December 20 Conclusion--tips and tricks for fixing 'mistakes', other ways to use encaustics; open forum sharing, group enjoyment discussion

Location

Live Stream

Portland, OR 97217

Dates

December 12th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 12th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 12th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 12th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 19th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 19th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 19th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 19th, 2020 (Saturday)

December 20th, 2020 (Sunday)

December 20th, 2020 (Sunday)

December 20th, 2020 (Sunday)

December 20th, 2020 (Sunday)

Registration Information

Registration Required: $165

Event Coordinator

Ren Allen

Manager, Elise Wagner Fine Art

ren - at - elisewagner.com