Judy Vars: Is offering a 2 day Encaustic Wax Painting workshop.
Encaustic: Ancient technique of painting with layers of melted beeswax and pigment.
Participants will be given a thorough introduction of the encaustic medium and method - from the traditional to experimental. Artists with backgrounds in almost any medium will find this workshop an exciting opportunity to expand their visual vocabulary with wax. The dynamic created by a diverse mix of artists contributes to the learning experience.
Regularly scheduled demonstrations, slide show and lunch, leave plenty of time for hands-on-experience. The classes will teach a
variety of methods of working with the wax and heat. Class size is limited to between 8-10 participants.
Date: August Friday August 13th and Saturday August 14th 2010
Times: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. each day
Place: Madd Matters and the Alaska Gallery
105 E. Arctic Avenue, Palmer, AK 907.745.6045
Price: $235.00 includes materials fee, two substrates and lunch.
Pre-registration: By July 31st and $95.00 material fee is required at that time; leaving the $140.00 balance due on the day of the class.
Contact: 907.355.2219 - firstname.lastname@example.org