the encaustic center

580 W. Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, Texas, 75080

Mini Workshop Sessions - One on One or Small Group - Zoom or In-person

Hi Friends, would you like a quick little workshop in a particular technique or medium? Lets design something just for you! This can be as short as one hour or we can book several hours or days. Please see some of the offerings and pricing below and let me know your area(s) of interest and we'll customize something just for you. All sessions include links to the supplies we'll be using. Contact me at bonny@theencausticcenter.com for more info and to schedule your session.

 

 

Drawing with ArtGraf Viarco Pigmented Tailor Chalk on Yupo paper

In this session we'll be working with this beautiful water soluble material using additive and subtractive methods to create a variety of line quality, washes and form which can be applied to abstraction, non-representational or image based work.

 

 

Alcohol Inks, Brusho Inks (and collage optional) on Yupo

In this session we'll be manipulating inks with various tools to create transparent overlays, utilizing the natural reactions of ink on Yupo to lead the way. The paper can then be cut to collage.

 

 

Encaustic Session: Painting, Fusing, Incising and Excavating Shapes.

In this session we'll be using a heat gun, incising and loop tools and an iron to create a variety of textures and shapes.

 

 

 

Encaustic Portrait / Figure Painting

In this session, we'll be mixing paints on a palette and using pigment sticks along with various natural brushes to work with the figure. You'll be invited to work from photography, drawing and / or imagination.

 

 

 

Abstraction in Oil or Acrylic

Explore the elements of composition, color, washes, splashes, opacity, form, line and so much more. This session includes a PDF on abstraction and exercises to help develop your personal vision.

 

 

Photography and Encaustic

In this session, I'll be sharing the best papers I've found for printing which also receive encaustic wax and techniques for collage (and scaling up, if interested). We'll work with pigment sticks and paint to enhance the image.

 

 

 

Encaustic, Collage and Texture

In this session, we'll be using various papers, and natural elements such as grass and fibers with encaustic to create a textural surface.

 

 

Encaustic Monotype

In this session we'll explore various natural fiber - hand made and machine made papers. We'll be working on the HOTBox with Encaustic paint and embellishing with inks, if desired. This is a very freeing, intuitive and active process.

 

 

 

Abstraction in Encaustic Painting

Explore the elements of composition, color, washes, splashes, opacity, form, line and so much more. This session includes a PDF on abstraction and exercises to help develop your personal vision.

 

 

Mixed Media

In this session, well be using acrylic, alcohol inks, various papers, collage, speedball inks, scrapers, brushes, brayers and simple monotype processes to create dynamic compositions.

 

 

Pricing for One on One sessions or Small Groups:

All In-Person sessions include mask wearing and distancing.

All supplies included for In-Person Participants: - *see info for larger projects below

One hour: $100

Two hours: $90 per hour

Three hours $80 per hour

Book more than three hours at $70 per hour. Sessions can be broken up into various days / weeks.

Home Zoomers:

One hour: $80

Two hours: $70 per hour

Three hours $60 per hour

Book more than three hours at $50 per hour. Sessions can be broken up into various days / weeks.

*In-Person participants may need to purchase or bring some supplies for larger projects - ie: large boards, Pigment Sticks or Medium for pours etc. We'll determine if there are any additional materials needed when we plan your session.

Times and Days are flexible - including some evening hours.

Let's talk and brainstorm a session for you. Please reach out at: bonny@theencausticcenter.com .

 

Payment Options:

- via Zelle to bonny@bonnyleibowitz.com

- via PayPal by logging into paypal and sending your payment to bonny@theencausticcenter.com or please request a paypal invoice from me.

- By check to The Encaustic Center, 580 W Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, TX, 75080

- By credit card; call Bonny at 214-405-5993

- By cash at The Bonny Studio or The Encaustic Center, please call or email Bonny to schedule a time: bonny@theencausticcenter.com or 214-405-5993

 

Many thanks and I look forward to having some fun in sharing just some of the many processes and materials I've used over the years.

 

 

 

Bonny Leibowitz

www.bonnyleibowitz.com

bonny@bonnyleibowitz.com

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214.405.5993

 

The Encaustic Center: www.theencausticcenter.com

580 W.Arapaho Rd. #271

Richardson, TX. 75080

bonny@theencausticcenter.com

214.405.5993

 

The Bonny Studio Classes: www.thebonnystudio.com

580 W.Arapaho Rd. #262

Richardson, TX. 75080

214.405.5993

thebonnystudio@bonnyleibowitz.com

580 W. Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, Texas, 75080