The Encaustic Workshop provides the opportunity to learn and practice the use of hot wax in painting.Suitable for beginners, students and practising artists wishing to learn an ancient technique in a modern and contemporary style.
You will learn how to prepare surfaces and making wax medium, adding pigment and layering. Using a heat gun and iron you will be taught fusing the wax and encouraged to experiment with various techniques, such as embedding, incising, collage, applying crayon and transfers.
Intensive, one to one teaching with a maximum of 4 students.
Weekend courses running 10am to 4pm daily.
Cost £150 per person with all materials provided, light lunch and refreshments.
Be inspired by practising a most versatile and flexible medium suitable for all levels of painting experience.
The Encaustic Workshop
17 Lansdowne Mews, Farm Road, Hove, BN3 1FW