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November – Encaustic Explorations with ERNA dE VRIES

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


(Your cost includes all supplies required.)

This workshop will allow both beginner and experienced participants to develop and further skills and techniques in wax. An introduction to the history of encaustics, safety precautions, materials, tools and equipment will be given. Demonstrations include: mono printing, panel preparation, melting/fusing, colour mixing, texturing, incising,
layering, collage, image transfer application and more.
Sufficient time will be allotted for participants to experiment and create unique monoprints, small blocks and panel paintings. All materials will be provided with access to pharmaceutical grade bees wax, pigments, pan pastels, collage materials, stencils and image transfers. Upon request individual images transfers using your own personalized photos will be made for you by the instructor. Each participant will have their own griddle to work on and have their own tools, brushes, pigments and some collage materials however you are encouraged to bring your own thin collage materials if desired. Join me as we venture into the exciting world of wax!

Limit 6 participants

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November 19
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Kaleidoscope Arts
323 Queen Street
Mississauga, ON Canada
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Kaleidoscope Arts Studio