the encaustic center

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

Beginner Workshops (Saturdays)

1-day beginner workshops $130

 

Specialty Workshops (Saturdays)

Special 3 hour workshops - noon to 3pm - $70

Special 4 hour workshops - noon to 4pm - $80

 

Independent Workday Time

$17 per hour

The charge for a workday starts at the time you schedule in for.

Monday: noon to 3:00 or 7:00 to 10:00 pm

Wednesday: 10:00 to 1:00 or 7:00 to 10:00 pm

Friday: 10:00 to 4:00 or choose your hours

Saturday: 10:00 to 4:00 or choose your hours

email bonny@theencausticcenter.com to confirm availability

 

Click on a class in the calendar to see more details and email Bonny at bonny@theencausticcenter.com  to join in.

 

Workshop Supplies

All supplies are included but you might like to bring special papers, Xerox and inkjet prints, drawings, unglazed ceramic pieces, stencils, stamps, and threads etc.

We supply plywood boards and have cradled boards for sale.

To purchase supplies:

We are at The Encaustic Center or I am next door at The Bonny Studio and will be happy to help you.

To confirm or to make an appointment, please call, text or email me at:

bonny@theencausticcenter.com  or 214-405-5993

Saturdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Mondays noon to 9:00 pm

Wednesdays 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Some Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays

Learn to paint with wax

The Encaustic Center is a unique facility where instructors Bonny Leibowitz, Deanna Wood and Jane Cornish Smith teach the beautiful art of painting with wax.

 

We offer a variety of ways to learn:

*Start out with a 1-day Introductory Beginner Workshop ($130, 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. Most Saturdays and additional days where noted; 10:00 to 4:00. Please see the schedule and email for availability bonny@theencausticcenter.com.

For pics of the many techniques you'll be learning, click here.

*Once you've taken an introductory / beginner workshop, come for our 3 or 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.

And/or:

*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 ($17.00 per hour - the charge for a workday starts at the time you schedule in for).

Monday: noon to 3:00 or 7:00 to 10:00 pm

Wednesday: 10:00 to 1:00 or 7:00 to 10:00 pm

Some Fridays: 10:00 to 4:00 or choose your hours

Some Saturdays: 10:00 to 4:00 or choose your hours

Please email for availability bonny@theencausticcenter.com

* The Encaustic Center also offers 3-day guest artist workshops, specialty workshops, and mini workshops. Please join the mailing list for announcements bonny@theencausticcenter.com

Workshop Supplies

All supplies are included but you might like to bring special papers, leaves, Xerox and inkjet prints, drawings, unglazed ceramic pieces, stencils, stamps, threads, 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.

For more information:

Bonny - bonny@theencausticcenter.com or 214-405-5993 To Register

Cancellation Policy:

The deposit amount of $25.00 to hold your space is non-refundable but in the case of a cancellation the amount will be applied to another date, as long as there is space available. The charge for a workday starts at the time you schedule in for.

Liability Policy:

By purchasing this class you agree to hold Deanna Wood, Bonny Leibowitz and The Encaustic Center free from any liability in the event of accident or injury to yourself or your personal belongings during any classes.

 

Deposit

$25 holds your spot with the balance due at the workshop / workday.

 

Cancellation Policy:

The deposit amount of $25.00 to hold your space is non-refundable but in the case of a cancellation the amount will be applied to another date, as long as there is space available.

 

To Register

Use the Pay Now buttons below to pay via PayPal or credit card.

Or send a check to The Encaustic Center, 580 W. Arapaho, Richardson, TX 75080.

 

To make a deposit for an Introductory/Beginner workshop, a 3 or 4 hour Specialty Workshop or Independent Workday time:

Email bonny@theencausticcenter.com to make sure there's room in the workshop that you're interested in. Once your date has been confirmed, click on the Buy button to pay your $25 deposit using PayPal or your credit card:
$25

To pay a deposit for your Independent workday time: email bonny@theencausticcenter.com to schedule your day and start time. Once confirmed by Bonny, click on the PayPal button to pay a $17 deposit. You can pay the balance at the workshop.
$17

To pay in full for a 3-hour specialty mini workshop:

If you would like to pay the whole amount for the workshop/workday now, click on the Buy button to pay $70  for a workshop/workday using PayPal or your credit card:
$70

To pay in full for a 4-hour specialty enhanced mini workshop:

If you would like to pay the whole amount for the workshop/workday now, click on the Buy button to pay $80  for a workshop/workday using PayPal or your credit card:
$80


To pay in full for an introductory/beginner workshop:

if you would like to pay the whole amount

for the workshop now, click on the Buy button to pay $130 for a workshop using PayPal or your credit card:
$130

 

To pay in full for the Layered Compositions workshop:

if you would like to pay the whole amount

for the workshop now, click on the Buy button to pay $150 for a workshop using PayPal or your credit card:
$150

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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