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Intro to Encaustics: Fire Painting with Tracey Brant

January 28 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm


Join local artist Tracey Bryant for a half day introductory workshop to the fascinating art of encaustics in a fun and relaxing studio atmosphere and come away with beautiful artwork to take home!
In this workshop you will be introduced to the limitless creativity this versatile medium can offer, including easy and effective ways to create texture and incorporate other mediums.

Subjects covered during the workshop:

  • Resources on safety, correct working temperatures, ventilation and proper use of equipment.
  • Appropriate supports and grounds, brushes, tools and studio set up.
  • Different ways to apply paint, fusing options.
  • How to achieve a smooth/textured surface.
  • Creating your own colors and making your own medium
  • Incorporating mixed media techniques and embedding elements such as collage
  • Mark making and stencilling



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    January 28
    1:00pm - 5:00pm


    Saxifrage Studio
    5507 47th Street
    Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 1M4 Canada
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