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Learn how to use and include mixed media including encaustic techniques in your work. Control and manipulate hot wax to create beautiful interesting finishes combined with image transfers and collage. Used in combination with other painting and drawing techniques encaustic can bring incredible depth and richness to your work.
Materials List (*Items marked with an asterisk are required):
*Water color paper 140lbs cold press at least one sheet
Water soluble wax pastels
Wax or oil pastels
*Water media brushes suitable for use with acrylics
*Photographs and photocopies
Decorative papers and imitation gold or metallic leaf
*Note pad and pen
Celia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.
Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students