2 Week Class with Jana Gering
Tuesdays, September 19 & 26, 2023
Paint with fire! Encaustic is an ancient method of painting with beeswax. Jana will introduce you to the history, technique, and methodology of encaustic basics and show you how to work safely with the heat tools and torches, mix paint colors, and work with encaustic’s layered and tactile properties.
Further instruction will cover how to apply mixed media methods like collage, photography, image transfers, carving and incising lines, incorporating text, stamps, stencils, metallic foil, shellac, and more.
(Paid to the instructor on the 1st day of class)
Monday, September 18, 12:00pm
MATERIALS TO BRING
- A journal/sketchbook, papers, photos, and ephemera to use for collages. Wooden items or pottery, unusual papers, stencils, dried leaves or flowers, photocopied photos, pictures, or designs.
September 26, 2023 - October 1, 2023
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Venue: Alley Workshop
The Alley Workshop at the Jansen Art Center is located in the SW corner of the lower floor: