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Encaustics 101 Workshop

Learn the ancient technique of encaustic painting!

Adult Programs

Sat, November 16 / 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Learn the art of Encaustics in this beginner workshop! We will cover the following:
  • Tools and safety
  • A brief history of Encaustics
  • How to set up an easy and inexpensive encaustic space
  • Basic skills: fusing and layering wax
  • Extra Techniques: collage, adding images and mixed media, incising the wax
Students will leave with
  • 4 completed projects
  • Having confidence and knowledge in this ancient and luminous medium
  • Packet of written material
  • Comprehensive Resource List
Ephemera List for Students  (this will make your work personal)
  • Any small doo-dahs you would like to try including in a piece
  • Papers: old dictionary pages, children’s books, sheet music, maps, technical diagrams, maps etc – Not cardstock or glossy magazine pages
  • Fabric, netting, lace, decorative paper napkins, etc.
  • Inkjet copies of images or photos on regular copy paper 
We’ll be working in a 4” x 4” to 8” x 8” format, so you can plan your images accordingly.

Teaching Artist: Linda Nunes

Saturday, November 16th from 10am to 2:30pm

Member*: $170

Non-Member: $204

*Memberships start as low as $60 for the year starting the day you join!   

Space is limited to 12 students. 

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Date & Time

Sat, November 16 / 10:30 am - 3:00 pm


Blue Line Arts
405 Vernon Street #100
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