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Encaustic Workshops from Andrea Bird

January 28, 2013

Andea Bird has new workshops this winter. Check the calendar for full details and dates. 

Encaustic workshops 1-4: Learn to paint with beeswax coloured with oil paint, an ancient and beautiful way of creating layered, richly textured surfaces and much more! Workshops will help you to learn everything you need to know to start working in Encaustic. Held throughout the month Andrea provides both training and materials. 

NEW! Half-day Introduction to Encaustic Workshops give students a chance to try it out over a three and a half hour period.  Basic layering, introduction to the fusing tools (iron, heat gun and blow torch) as well as photo transfer and collage will be demonstrated. Can be morning or afternoon. 

NEW! Adult & Child Workshops provide an opportunity for a parent to attend and take part in the class with their child... overseeing their progress in the workshop.  Tools provided are heat gun and iron only.  We will be working on matt board, by the end of the workshop creating several beautiful greeting cards +/or small paintings to take home.   Minimum age for child: 7 years.

Contact Andrea Bird at 519-323-3437 to register. Visit Andrea's website