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Introduction to Encaustic painting with Isabelle Gaborit, 27th January

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Isabelle Gaborit encaustic studio

Reinskea

Whitegate

Ireland

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Are you intrigued or curious about encaustic painting, an ancient painting process using pigmented molten beeswax?Are you art enthusiast wanting to discover a new versatile creative process in an intimate studio setting?


Join me for a day introductory workshop, learning the ancient art of encaustic Painting in my studio located on the beautifully scenic shore of Lough Derg, close by Williamstown Harbour, an ideal backdrop for creating atmospheric artworks in a relax and inspiring environment.

During the day long workshop, you will have the opportunity to discover the fascinating art of Encaustics, an ancient painting process using molten beeswax, resins and natural pigments.

You will be introduced to the basic techniques of encaustic painting, sharing its spontaneous virtues of working with texture and colors and its versatility with building up layers. You will have the opportunity to learn easy and effective techniques in a fun and relax atmosphere and create beautiful artworks to bring home.

Using an experimental approach to explore technique and manipulate the paint, you will be able to create a beautiful artwork and embellish it using a wide range of techniques

Date: Saturday 27Th January 2018

Time: 10-4pm

Location: Isabelle Gaborit encaustic studio, Whitegate, county Clare.

Class limited to 4 participants. Early booking recommended to avoid disappointment.

Cost: €120, including all materials. Also a pdf printout containing all the information you need as well as a list of suppliers.

Art Classes for everyone: absolute beginners and developing artists alike.
Enquiries/booking: follow this link for more information or booking

Contact Isabelle at: 0872793819 or email: isabellegaborit@gmail.com

Once you register I will provide you with information on travel as well as directions to my studio and how to prepare for your workshop session.

To see Isabelle’s encaustic work click here

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/isabelle.gaborit.artist/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/isabellegaboritencaustics/

Subjects covered during the introduction class:

  • Safety, ventilation, corrects working temperatures, and proper use of equipment.
  • Appropriate supports and grounds, palette, brushes, colors and studio set up.
  • Different ways to apply paint, fusing options.
  • How to achieve a smooth/textured surface.
  • Create your own colours
  • Stencilling
  • Collage




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