Individualized and Small Group Encaustic Workshops
Fall 2018 - 2019 WORKSHOPS:
Encaustic & Mixed Media Workshop, Ephemera Paducah, April 6-7, 2019
A Passion for Wax (Encaustic & Mixed Media Workshop),
Eastern Shore Art Center, Fairhope, Alabama
April 26-27, 2019
Private Encaustic Workshop in my Fairhope studio, October 22, 2018 -present
"The Nature and Allure of Encaustic" Workshop at Artisan's Materials Expo 2018,
Santa Fe, NM Sept. 28-30, 2018
The following workshops are taught in my Fairhope, Alabama home studio. Prices include use of all equipment, R&F waxes, R&F encaustic paints, tools and mixed media materials. Students are asked to bring their own (no larger than 12"x12" please) unprimed wood panels or Ampersand's Encaustibord panels and a sack lunch.
Coffee, tea and water are provided.
Introduction to Encaustic is a one day workshop designed to give adult students a thorough understanding of this ancient paint medium along with hands on experience in a safe and friendly atmosphere. Students will learn how forgiving encaustic is and how compatible it is with mixed media.
Private lesson $225 2-4 students $180 each
Beyond the Basics is a comprehensive two day workshop designed to introduce students to encaustic and provide more time for exploration and discovery. In addition to collage, image transfer and mark-making, students will make their own transfer papers and learn how to set up a safe encaustic studio at home.
Private lesson $400 2-4 students $350 each
Encaustic Refresher is a mini-workshop created for those who have had prior encaustic experience but need a review or an incentive to jump-start their encaustic painting practice.
Students are welcome to bring in previous pieces or begin again.
$40 per hour, 3 hour minimum
Oil and Cold Wax Workshop Using R&F Pigment Sticks (oil paint in stick form) as our oil paints and Gamblin's cold wax medium, students will discover what is possible when scrapers replace brushes and personal mark making meets layering in this exciting two-day workshop. No prior oil painting experience is necessary. Most supplies are provided.
Class size for this workshop is limited to 3 students.
Private lesson $400 2-3 students $340 each
Please contact me about setting up your workshop.
Core Support Instructor for R&F Handmade Paints since 2015