Firepaint With Me

Are you intrigued or curious about encaustic painting, an ancient painting process using pigmented molten beeswax?

Are you art enthusiast wanting to discover a new versatile creative process in an intimate studio setting?

Then join me for one of my encaustic workshops, in my studio located on the beautifully scenic shore of Lough Derg, close by Williamstown Harbour, County Clare, an ideal backdrop for creating atmospheric artworks in a relax and inspiring environment.During the day long workshop, you will then have the opportunity to discover the fascinating art of Encaustics, an ancient painting process using molten beeswax, resins and natural pigments and meet the artist at work.


Art Classes for everyone: absolute beginners and developing artists alike.

During the workshops, I introduce the participants to the basic techniques of encaustic painting, sharing its spontaneous virtues of working with texture and colors and its versatility with building up layers.

You will have the opportunity to learn easy and effective techniques in a fun and relax atmosphere and create beautiful artworks to bring home.Using an experimental approach to explore technique and manipulate the paint, you will be able to create a beautiful artwork and embellish it using a wide range of techniques


During the class, I will share with you  my experience in Encaustic painting and techniques that include:

∴ Resources on Safety, ventilation, correct working temperatures, and proper use of equipment.

∴ Appropriate supports and grounds, palette, brushes, colours and studio set up.

∴ Different ways to apply paint, fusing options.

∴ Mastering the enchanting Shellac burn technique

∴ How to achieve a smooth/textured surface.

∴ Create your own colours and making your own medium

∴ Incorporating mixed media techniques and embedding elements such as collage

∴ Mark making and Stencilling


Class limited to 4 participants for a personal and intimate studio setting experience.

( 6 to 8 students in venue other than Isabelle’s studio)





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