Explore techniques and the creative process with contemporary artists. All materials provided
Sunday 7 April , 1:30–3:30 pm
Encaustic Artmaking with Julie Davidson Smith
This workshop introduces encaustic, teaching students how to paint with hot liquid beeswax, an ancient method of painting with a 3000 year old history. They will learn several techniques: layering wax, fusing the surface, adding collage and exploring various tools and materials to manipulate the wax.
Julie Davidson Smith is an award-winning artist and facilitator with expertise in encaustic and acrylic painting, with over 20 years of experience exhibiting and teaching. Her workshops are inspiring, playful, empowering and rich with creative exploration and learning. She is passionate about making art and guiding others on their creative journey, helping them to grow, let go and take risks to actualize their creative potential.