Photo-Encaustic Painting Workshop - Utilizing your photos
Applying encaustic wax, pigments and textures can embellish a photograph and help it come to life. Learn Penny's personal techniques in this workshop - perfect for beginner to advanced students. Photos of family, pets, or self portraits are perfect and landscape or seascape images are sublime.
Time and Location
Apr 05, 2022, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Decatur, 350 Lockwood Terrace, Decatur, GA 30030, USA
About the Event
Learn how to enhance your photo's narrative using a variety of Penny's personal encaustic methods. Apply multiple layers of wax to achieve a "smokey/dreamlike" look. Learn to mix pigments to add texture and built a sculptural effect. Master the blow torch or iron as fusing methods. Bring collage items if you're interested in embedding or de-bossing elements, such as journal or book pages, lace, vintage jewelry or botanicals. After registering, email Penny to discuss ideas for your photo encaustic piece + help with printing.
Skill level: Beginner to Intermediate