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Beginning Encaustic 

This introductory class will have a brief history about encaustics and encaustic care.  It will cover safety and safe practices in the studio.  You will learn how to treat the edges, prepare a panel, the variety of ways to apply the hot wax, how and when to fuse and fusing options.  Brushes, color, color mixing, variances in paints will be discussed, how to achieve a smooth or textured surface and a introduction to toner image transfers, stencils and mark-making.  There will be plenty of time for each person to paint and experiment on a limited color palette.  You will have 2 10"x10" panels to create with during a class day.  Be sure to pack a lunch, we will take a short break around noon.

 

Encaustic 2

Second level class exploring collage, texture, line, incising, delving further into image transfers, stencils and mark-making.  There will be plenty of time for each person to paint and experiment on a limited color palette.  You will have 2 10"x10" panels to create with during a class day.  Be sure to pack a lunch, we will take a short break around noon.

Prerequisite:  Beginning Encaustic 

Encaustics for teens

This class is teen friendly for ages 13+ (under 13 if they have previous painting experience).  This introductory class starts with a demonstration of working with hot, pigmented wax.  We will play, experiment and have fun with various tools to understand how the hot wax works on small wood panels.  Limited to 6 kids a class.

          ASK ABOUT OTHER CLASS OPTIONS & ART             MEDIUMS FOR YOUNGER KIDS & TEENS.

Fall 2019
All Encaustic Workshops are from 10am-3pm $150
Beginning Encaustic 
     
November 9
Sunflower Workshop
from 10am-2pm
November 30 
Intermediate Encaustic 
Must have beginning encaustic first from myself or another qualified instructor within the last year
             ALL SALES FINALS
However, I will make every effort to reschedule if needed
 
Custom workshops are available in groups of 4-8 year round. Contact me to book a workshop date. These can be any day that works for the group and for my schedule.  Adults and older teens (15+)
 
 
One On One Studio Sessions
$50 an hour includes supplies
Contact me for schedule
  Encaustic Painting for Teens
   $100 all materials included
   for a 3 hour class.  
 Contact me for a date that  works   for a group of 4 to 6.
one on one options available
 
for more information go to   www.spenardartstudio.com
  or book a class below