Safety, Tools and Materials, History of the Medium
Whether you are new to encaustic painting or want a refresher, this short video will provide you with an overview of some of the important concepts of working in wax. Learn the basics of what you need to set up a studio that is safe and effective even if you only have a small space. Michelle discusses tools and materials that are essential and provides workable options that will fit your budget. You will discover some little known facts about the history of encaustic painting. Did you know that sailors played an important part in its development? Or that the modern usage of this way to paint came about because one artist became impatient?
Get your popcorn and settle back for a brief journey into the magic of encaustic painting..... And best of all, the trip is FREE!