Open Art Retreats San Francisco July 21-23 Explore photography and photo-encaustic techniques with: Penny Treese and Judy Host CONTACT ME TODAY TO SIGN UP

Open your mind, eyes, imagination, heart and soul.

Learn to expertly photograph with your personal camera, control light, use appropriate lenses and master Photoshop editing skills. Next, a selection of your most successful images will be printed on photographic art paper. Penny then leads you through transforming your images into encaustic paintings. You’ll leave with at least one masterpiece and the confidence necessary to create beautiful photographs and ability to transform them into paintings that you’ll treasure.

No previous art experience necessary to have fun learning to paint with fire and wax at Open Art Retreat sessions. Advanced students may take intermediate skills to a higher level, receiving direction to create a gallery-ready body of work.