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Encaustics, Painting with wax

Encaustics, Painting with wax

Duration:6 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Deb Gartland AAPS is a self-taught traditional and contemporary Fine Art photographer & mixed media artist who incorporates photography into Encaustic Painting – painting with a beeswax and dammar resin mix. She is passionate about light, movement and colour and sees the world around her as a photographically artistic wonderland. Deb’s Photo Encaustic/Mixed Media/Encaustic Painting developments…
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What we’ll do

The workshop starts at 10:00 and finishes at 16:00 with 30 minutes for onsite lunch. Each workshop is for a maximum of four people. Guests must 18 years old, due to the nature of the process as we use hotplates, hot air guns and burners. We start the day as follows: • Introduction to the tools, resources and history of encaustic wax; • Working in a safe environment (heat,…

What else you should know

No experience in art, craft or Encaustics is required for this workshop. Everything will be covered and you will be walked through creating your own piece of unique art.

What I’ll provide

Tea, Water and Other
Tea, coffee, full cream milk and sugar will be provided. Lunch will not be provided, but can be brought with you or purchased at the Gellibrand River Café next door.
Creative supplies and Other
All equipment, tools, substrates and mixed media components will be provided for the encaustic painting workshop.

What to bring

Guests will need to bring their lunch, or money to purchase lunch from the Gellibrand River Cafe, next door to the Gallery.

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Where you'll be

The workshop takes place in the studio space dedicated to my encaustic painting practice that is located within the Gellibrand River Gallery. Gellibrand River is located in the heart of the Otways, just 2 hours from Melbourne and 20 minutes from Colac. There is no public transport to or from Gellibrand River - guests will require their own transport to attend.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

No experience in art, craft or Encaustics is required for this workshop. Everything will be covered and you will be walked through creating your own piece of unique art.
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Encaustics, Painting with wax
1 review
£113/person
1 review
£113/person