Douglasville Cultural Art Council Encaustic with Photography Workshop - March 1, 2021
In this workshop you will learn how to apply encaustics to photographic prints. Penny demonstrates techniques on adhering prints to panels, then preserving and enhancing images with wax. You will also learn how to embed found objects in your final work.
Time and Location
Mar 01, 2021, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Douglasville Cultural Arts Council , 8652 Campbellton St, Douglasville, GA 30134, USA
About the Event
Cost: $95 (CAC member $90). Ages 16 yrs. old – adult
Registration deadline February 24 for instructor to receive and print photos prior to workshop. Register and save your spot at
Learn the ancient art of encaustic painting, an art of melting waxes of all colors and experimenting with wax’s unlimited textures. Explore several techniques using pigmented wax and a blow torch to fuse layers to birch panels. In this workshop you will learn how to apply encaustics to photographic prints. Demo techniques will teach how to adhere prints to panels, then preserving and enhancing images with wax. You will also learn how to embed found objects in your final work. Safety and specialty equipment will be covered. Materials provided, minus the Material fee of 8×10 birch panels. 8×10 birch panels available for purchase on day of class $12 each.
Any cancellations must be made by the end of the previous business day to be applicable for a full refund or reschedule.
SPECIAL: Student-only sale on day of class. 75% off retail price of Penny’s small encaustic and alcohol ink works.
Visit my website to view artwork, resume/CV and 10-minute video demonstrations to get a taste of my teaching style: