Encaustic: Beyond The Basics
August 11, 2019 – August 17, 2019
This workshop emphasizes mixed-media to enable students to increase their knowledge of encaustic to the next level. The techniques and materials covered include types of wax and their uses, the latest tools, mark-making, stencils and masks. Progressive painting and collage techniques include transparency and opacity, blending, gradations, pours and utilizing horsehair as a drawing tool. Discussions of ideas and progress will take place daily and participants can choose to have a one-on-one mentor discussion with the instructor. Open to all skill levels. Previous experience with the encaustic medium is helpful, but not necessary.
COURSE FEE: $600
Lorraine Glessner is an assistant professor at the Tyler School of Art, a workshop instructor and an award-winning artist. She has a diverse art background with skills that include painting, sculpture, photography and digital imaging. Glessner brings to her teaching a strong interdisciplinary approach, mixed with a balance of concept, process, experimentation and discovery.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.