Discover a new creative journey with this ancient & versatile medium. The word encaustic comes from Greece and means to burn in which refers to the process of fusing the wax paint onto a rigid surface. Encaustic-wax is a mixture of molten beeswax & Damar crystals.
Tools, waxes and materials supplied.
The class was a good introduction to a number of techniques with encaustic wax painting. Jacki also offered options of both the usual basic craft approaches and creative incorporation or development into art works . She created a great working environment.
This was a good introduction of Encaustics. Materials supplied were good and Jacki gave us a good idea on what is involved with this medium