Hot Wax Cool Art
Introduction to Encaustics and Encaustic Monotypes
Saturday April14, 2018 10-4pm with lunch break
Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
1975 Puritan Dr., Irving, TX75061
Fee: $80.00 + $10.00 supply fee
Limited to 6 participants
Call: 214-336-8526 email: firstname.lastname@example.org to register
This introductory workshop in encaustic painting will teach participants to paint in the ancient, non-toxic medium of beeswax-based paint. Each workshop features basic core information, including the history of encaustic, health and safety, and the fundamentals techniques of painting and fusing. The workshop will cover the following painting techniques: how to create depth and transparency, texture or smooth surfaces, transfer of drawings, stencils, and collage.
Also included will be the introduction to creating monotypes with the Paula Rolands Hot Box.
We will work with encaustics and printmaking and often in combination.
Workshop Provides :
Paint, medium, wax, brushes
The use of all equipment including: Tools, hot palettes, heat guns
Printed technical data sheets
Some Paper for monotypes
Paper Towels (one roll)
Personal Items for inclusion
Ampersand boards or a hard surface (plywood) Sizes 12”x12” or smaller
Extra plywood 12” x 12” and paper can be purchased at the workshop
Questions: email email@example.com or cell: 214-336-8526
Junanne Peck is an interdisciplinary artist, with printmaking as her primary art form. Peck is a Demo Artist for Akua Ink. She is a seasoned educator and Teaching Artist in the DFW area. Junanne is a TXO Artist (Texas Original Artist) selected by the Texas Commission on the Arts. Peck is a member of Women Printmakers of Austin and North Texas Printmakers Guild. Her works are featured in solo and invitational exhibits. Visit Junanne at http://junannepeck.com