P252 - Dynamic Surfaces in Mixed Media & Pigmented Wax (2-Day Class)
Lisa Jones Moore
Textures! Colors! Patterns & Shapes Abound!
You will learn the following techniques:
Materials Fee $45 payable to instructor at beginning of class Includes
Clear encaustic medium, encaustic white paint, encaustic gesso, various texture-making items/supplies such as molding paste, crackle paste, materials for stencils, tracing paper, graphite, shellac, wood glue, mixed media demo supplies, gloves, heat guns, irons, and heated palettes.
Student Supplies Needed to bring for Class:
12+ 4x4” OR 5x5” of ANY of the following: MDF or Masonite boards, “cradled” wooden panels, Ampersand EncausticBord or ClayBord. Recommend having all of the same size for FINAL assembly of FINISHED piece. You will complete approximately 6 small boards per day (12+ total). *
Clean, small metal tins (3 oz.cat food tins-labels removed, or very small R & F rectangular paint tins) for encaustic paint, 1 for each color of paint
Small NATURAL BRISTLE brushes for EACH of your encaustic paint colors (recommend short-handled 1” goat HAKE brushes, or inexpensive hog bristle)*
Exacto knife with sharp blades
Masking tape or blue painter’s tape
Apron or OLD clothing! We do get messy!
Very "soft" oil pastels (recommend Portfolio or Sennelier), or oil sticks such as Shiva Paint Sticks or R & F Pigment Sticks. Instructor provides a few to share.
Alcohol inks or water-based artist inks such as India Ink or Higgins (1-2 colors) plus small brushes. Instructor provides a few to share.
Texture-making items and materials (be creative!) such as old kitchen gadgets, stencils, buttons, cookie cutters, door screen, ephemera, lace, cheesecloth, eggshells, items from nature, etc. Instructor provides a few to share.
For more information about class supplies, or any questions regarding the class, please contact the instructor: email@example.com
For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.