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Encaustic Art: Painting with Beeswax

Encaustic Art: Painting with Beeswax

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I love teaching! Encaustic is a versatile and dynamic medium good for painting, printmaking and collage and my country studio is equipped for all of it. I have a BFA in drawing and painting and have been teaching for over 30 years. I am a Core Support Instructor for the Encaustic paint manufacturer, R&F Handmade Paints and am a recipient of a CT Artist Fellowship. My own work is in museum, public…
Leslie
Leslie
Leslie
Leslie

What we’ll do

When you arrive I will give you a quick tour of the studio and show you what Encaustic work looks like. We will then go over the tools and equipment you will be using. I have a fabulous library of books for inspiration for you to peruse. We can then discuss what technique(s) you, the artist, would like to work with: painting on wood, printmaking, bookmaking and/or collage. You can sample all, if…

What else you should know

Whether you are an experienced artist or have never tried to create visual art, Encaustic can work for you. It's been around since ancient times and is the medium favored by Jasper Johns. Try and see!

What I’ll provide

Equipment
All materials included

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Where we'll be

My lower Weston studio is right on the border of Westport, CT. Westport has fantastic shops, restaurants and beaches. Come for the afternoon and head out for a lovely evening to talk about your experience!!! If you are up for the weekend, consider visiting the VERY contemporary Aldrich Museum in nearby Ridgefield, CT. or stop by the Silvermine Art Center or the Philip Johnson Glass House in New Canaan, CT.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Whether you are an experienced artist or have never tried to create visual art, Encaustic can work for you. It's been around since ancient times and is the medium favored by Jasper Johns. Try and see!
Leslie
art class
Encaustic Art: Painting with Beeswax
2 reviews
₹7,143 per person
2 reviews
₹7,143 per person