Encaustic Workshop

Recently, I was invited to bring an Encaustic workshop to a group called Journey Arts Collective  Encaustic means "to burn in" in Greek.  It is an old tradition dating back to ancient Egyptian sarcophagi, since the wax component stands the test of water and time.  It has recently seen a rebirth among visual artists.  Every element applied must be heated.  The wax stays molten as it is worked with.  It is an outstanding material for collage and mixed media.

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