I’m excited to let you know that Stephanie Hargrave is repeating her excellent “Intro to Encaustic Painting” online class starting Tuesday, October 18th!
Intro to Encaustic Painting
Instructor: Stephanie Hargrave
4-week, 12-lesson class • $125
REPEAT SESSION! Class Dates: October 18 – November 11, 2016
Note: If you have previously signed up for this class, you are welcome to join in at no additional cost. Email me to get on the list! — Carla
Encaustic painting is using melted and pigmented beeswax to create exciting, luminous paintings. If you have ever been curious about encaustics, you’re in for a treat! This 12-lesson online workshop covers a brief history of this ancient medium, what equipment is needed, setting up your work space, mixing colors, adding other media like paper and thread, safety… everything you need to know to start making your own encaustic paintings.
Tuesday: Set-up and Safety
Wednesday: Brief History and Fusing Clear Wax
Friday: Adding One Color
Tuesday: Working with Opaque Colors
Wednesday: Working with Transparent Colors
Friday: Mixing Colors
Tuesday: Burnishing Tissue Paper
Wednesday: Japanese Paper with Drawings
Friday: Charcoal Transfer
Tuesday: Carving and Inlaying Line
Wednesday: Thread and Linen Paper
Friday: Finishing/Polishing your Paintings
For more information and to sign up, click HERE!