REGISTER NOW: Callanwolde 2013 : Encaustic Workshop at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.
Sept 3, 10-3:00 $170
Explore the ancient technique of encaustic painting that has made a recent resurgence in popularity. Learn the basics of color-pigmenting molten beeswax, applying luscious layers to wood and paper surfaces and heating with a blowtorch or iron to fuse and preserve your paintings. Several techniques will be explored and demoed: polishing wax to a high gloss, inscribing and transferring, embedding, and scraping and building up of wax to create rich texture. Supplies included; additional materials will be available for purchase. Please bring sack lunch; includes an hour-long lunch break. Min. 5, max. 8.
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Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30306