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Encaustic Photography 5-Day Workshop with Shary Bartlett


  • Red Deer College Red Deer, Alberta Canada (map)

Is it a photograph or a painting? Indulge yourself in five glorious days discovering the evocative beauty of Inkjet, LaserJet and professionally printed photographs secreted beneath translucent encaustic wax. Hand-alter, transfer and enhance photos printed on paper and textiles and apply a variety of painterly surface treatments: textures, coloured waxes, oil, water-based and cold wax pigments, pastels, inks, metallics and hot tools. Learn studio setup practices and a myriad of encaustic techniques in a fun and mutually supportive atmosphere. Suitable for new or experienced artists and photographers.

Featuring Piñata Alcohol Inks, Dye-Na-Flow, Lumiere, Pearl Ex Powdered Pigments, Encaustic Medium and Inkjet Fabric Sheets.

Dates: July 15-19, 2019 - 9am - 4pm each day (optional evening projects available outside the classroom)

Location: Red Deer College Series, Summer Arts School
Red Deer, Alberta, Canada

Cost: $645 CDN (+$150 for all materials/supplies*)

*All materials provided in your supplies fee, however, students are welcome to bring photographs and personal materials.

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