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207-ENCAUSTIC: Beginning with the Basics
207-ENCAUSTIC: Beginning with the Basics

Class Cost $75.00

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Product Code: 9207CL

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Beginning with the Basics
SATURDAY 7/20/19 12:00p.m. - 4:30p.m
Always wondered what encaustic wax medium was all about? In this class we will start from the beginning using simple tools to heat our beautiful transparent medium of beeswax and damar resin.Using drawing tools and a variety of different types of papers we will explore some of the possibilities of this fun medium. Come prepared to experiment. All levels of experience welcomed.
Ages 15 and older.
One 4 1/2-hour session. Maximum of 6 students.

Instructor: Rebecca Mannheimer

Encaustic medium and heating tools
Sample papers & decorative papers to experiment with
Various drawing tools, pens and india ink

A few mdf panels no larger than 6" x 8" or wood panels.
An inexpensive small set of Watercolors or what ever you have
or watercolor pencils.
A small drawing pad or journal for note taking and sketching out ideas-
pencil & eraser
Scissors or exacto knife with a cutting board.
Drawing tools that you like to use or pens that you like
Protective gloves if you have skin sensitivity
Apron and or wear old clothes
*encaustic is not meant for anything plastic or that has a very slick surface, ie, no acrylic based paints please or glossy papers.
printed or decorative paper , ie re-purposed book etc.
(you may want to purchase more materials as the class progresses)

Please bring a snack/drink we will take a break in the afternoon.

If you have questions about the content of this class you can email the instructor at:

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