The Seamus Ennis Arts Centre

Saturday, August 11th 2018:


Introduction to Encaustic Painting
Are you intrigued or curious about encaustic painting, an ancient painting process using pigmented molten beeswax? Are you an art enthusiast wanting to discover a new versatile creative process in an intimate studio setting?
Then join Isabelle for an introductory workshop, learning the ancient art of encaustic painting.

During the day-long workshop you will have the opportunity to discover the fascinating art of Encaustics; an ancient painting process using molten beeswax, resins and natural pigments. You will be introduced to the basic techniques of encaustic painting, sharing its spontaneous virtues of working with texture and colours and its versatility with building up layers. Learn easy and effective techniques in a fun and relaxed atmosphere and create beautiful artworks to bring home; using an experimental approach to explore methods and manipulate the paint, embellishing with a wide range of techniques.

From 10am to 4pm

Cost: €100, including all materials. Also a pdf printout containing all the information you need as well as a list of suppliers.

**Book Tickets will bring you directly to Isabelle’s website to reserve your place and make payment.**

Class limited to 8 participants.

Doors Open: 10:00am
Commences At: 10:00am
In advance: €100

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