Encaustic Art

  • 220 Australian dollars
  • Cornubia 4130 Qld - Details advised on receipt of booking

Service Description

Encaustic Art is a painting technique in which pigments are mixed with hot liquid bees wax. This medium is made by adding pigments to the wax, which has been made with beeswax and damar resin. According to Wikipedia The oldest surviving encaustic panel paintings are the Romano-Egyptian Fayum mummy portraits from Egypt around 100–300 AD. In this class I will teach you how to make your own medium, what products and equipment you will need. You will complete a small timber panel 20cm x 24.5cm. All materials supplied. This class is limited to 3 people to allow everyone the space to create their masterpiece. No previous art experience necessary as we will guide you through this process. home, although it should be noted that the use of a gas torch is required. All safety precautions are followed. Light refreshments provided.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

0439019022

mail@thegypsycaravancompany.com.au

Cornubia, Qld 4130