Course Provider: Dawn Brimicombe
Contact Name: Dawn Brimicombe
Telephone: 01297 444455
Course Length: 1 day Intensive Workshop
5 star rating, 2 reviewers.
Intensive One on One Encaustic Wax Painting & Mixed Media, using hot molten wax and resin which is then combined with pigments. An intensive course for complete beginners and Artists wishing to learn a new medium. The course covers safe studio practice, making your own medium, the various substrates which can be used with encaustic, how to apply the wax medium using various heat tools such as blow torches and heat guns. You will learn various techniques including incising, embedding, lines & edges (techniques such as making marks beneath the surface & filling them with pigments (colour) or stamping into the surface creating impressions in the wax. We will also cover image transfer using original artwork & photography. You will leave the course with 2/3 birchwood panels & all the relevant information for setting up your own studio. (worksheets provided for your own use and to take home).
I have taught many artists here in the UK and abroad including Australia, I hope to continue to spread the love and knowledge for this medium and to inspire
those who wish to try an ancient method using modern and contemporary styles. Come and be inspired!.
What's included in the price?
All materials are included in price, 2/3 birch wood panels, wax & pigment, collage material. Free use of R&F Products including pigment sticks and bars.
You may wish to bring some of your own collage materials to use on the day.
Please bring an apron.
Light lunch is provided and tea and coffee throughout the day.
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