Full Day Immersion into Encaustic painting

Embark on a day-long workshop where you can delve into the captivating realm of Encaustic Painting, either to discover this fascinating art form or to enhance your existing knowledge. Tailored to accommodate participants of all experience levels, you’ll receive personalized instruction on basic and advanced techniques based on your individual background.

Immerse yourself in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere, where you’ll have the chance to grasp easy and effective encaustic painting techniques. Whether you’re a total beginner or someone with prior experience in the medium, this class is designed to meet your needs.

To ensure an intimate and personalized studio setting, the class is limited to just 10 participants. Join us for a day of exploration, learning, and the creation of beautiful artworks that you can proudly take home.

The class curriculum encompasses a comprehensive range of topics, including:

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

Selection of appropriate supports, grounds, palette, brushes, colors, and studio setup.

Various techniques for applying paint and options for fusing.

Mastery of the captivating Shellac burn technique in both amber and colored variations.

Techniques for achieving a smooth or textured surface in your artwork.

The art of creating your own colors and achieving transparency and opacity in your compositions.

Exploration of mark making and stenciling techniques.

Introduction to relief and textural methods, such as Cavo rilievo, dripping, splattering, accretions, and more.

Instruction on inscribing, etching, and scraffito techniques.

And much, much more awaits you as part of our extensive curriculum. Join us on a journey of artistic exploration and skill development.

R&F Handmade Paints generously support this workshop