One Day Workshops and Independent worktime in Encaustic Wax
in Encaustic Wax, Cold Wax, Acrylics, Collage and 2-D and 3-D Mixed Media
Custom designed, One-on-One or Small Group sessions with Bonny in a variety of materials and techniques including Encaustic Wax, Plaster, Foam, Drawing, Painting, Ink, Tyvek, Yupo, Composition, Abstraction and Mixed Media. Also:
Exhibition planning, helpful artwork critiques, studio visits, website review, photographing your work and social media. Zoom and In-Person options available.
Upcoming and more info below:
We offer a Variety of Ways to Learn
*Start out with a 1-day Introductory Beginner Workshop ($140, all materials included).
In these Beginner Workshops you will be learning a variety of techniques including how to build layers, fuse, texture, work with grids, stencils, embed objects, incise, transfer, collage and much more along with a working knowledge on how to melt and mix wax, a bit about the history of wax painting, a working knowledge of supplies and how to create your own workspace! All supplies included. Saturdays 10:00 to 4:00 as noted on our calendar and by email newsletter.
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For pics of the many techniques you'll be learning, click here.
*Once you've taken an introductory / beginner workshop, come for our 4 hour Specialty Workshops delving further into processes and learning techniques such as pours, texture, collage, transfers, painterly effects, monotype, 3-D, hot tools and abstraction.
*Once you've taken an introductory / beginner workshop, come back for Independent Workdays to create without any formal instruction using all of our equipment and supplies ($25.00 per hour - the charge for a workday starts at the time you schedule in for).
Monday: 7:00 to 10:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 to 1:00 or 7:00 to 10:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 to 4:00 or choose your hours
To Register for a workshop or workday:
To Register for a workshop or workday please go to our Schedule page.
If you prefer another method of payment and registration, please see the options below:
Please include the date of the workshop and type - ie:
Please include your phone number in the email
Once your space is confirmed you can make a deposit of $25 and pay the balance at the workshop or pay your workshop in full via the below payment options:
via Zelle to firstname.lastname@example.org
via PayPal by requesting a PayPal invoice
via PayPal by logging into PayPal and sending your payment to email@example.com
By check to The Encaustic Center, 580 W Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, TX, 75080
By credit card; call Bonny at 214-405-5993
Please email for availability firstname.lastname@example.org.
All supplies are included but you might like to bring your own special uncoated papers, tissue, leaves, Xerox and inkjet printout, drawings, unglazed ceramic pieces, stencils, stamps, thread, or thin fabrics, etc. We supply plywood boards and have cradled boards for sale. Check our schedule to find a class that works for you. We also sell encaustic supplies and painting panels.