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Try Encaustics - Melt a work of Art

art class

Try Encaustics - Melt a work of Art

49 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English
art class

Try Encaustics - Melt a work of Art

art class

Try Encaustics - Melt a work of Art

49 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

While visiting my art studio, you will learn the process and techniques that can be used in working with encaustics (beeswax & damar resin) to paint. I will provide ALL of the materials and tools, giving you the chance to try this unique art medium WITHOUT having to invest in all of the needed supplies. You will be painting, so be ready to be a bit messy :) We will be using hot plates and heat guns. The material is notoriously spontaneous, so be prepared to have fun and go with the flow! You will get to try different techniques AND have the opportunity to create a small painting to take home. I love sharing this process :) Bring your friends, come meet some new ones, or book a private session for one on one, family time or a date night.

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Kari

ALL are welcome, regardless of experience. Working in encaustics can be very therapeutic :) In a relaxed space, I will encourage you to explore your creative side while experimenting with beeswax, resin and heat! I have been a professional artist for over 25 years, and I LOVE sharing the process with others; our session will allow you a unique opportunity to work in encaustics WITHOUT investing in all the tools! My Art is in the permanent collection at the Museum of Encaustic Art as well as public, private and corporate collections in the US, Canada, Panama, Belgium, France and the UK. Bring your friends, come meet some new ones, or book a private session for one on one, family time or a date. If you can't find a day or time that works, or would like to book for a larger group, feel free to ask! I will always try to make it work.

What's included

Drinks
water, tea we will take a little time to get to know each other over a cup of tea before we start playing with the wax :)
Equipment
supplies I will provide ALL the needed materials and tools! the encaustic paint, beeswax & damar resin, hot plates, heat…

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Where you'll be

We will meet in my cozy private studio, DaisySky Studio, in a fun neighborhood near the University of Washington. There are parks, shops and cafes all in walking distance.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

I like to create a space that is welcoming and open. Melting wax often has a mind of its own, so be ready to laugh and be kind with the outcome :) Your painting will be ready for you to take home.

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Kari
Try Encaustics - Melt a work of Art
49 reviews
From $80/person
49 reviews
From $80/person