Encaustic Painting for Beginners

Saturday, April 28, 2018
10:30 AM - 4 PM

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Saturday, April 28

Ages 18+

Enjoy applying resin and molten beeswax in various colors of pigment to a surface. Become familiar with this intriguing and ancient medium as you experience several hands-on techniques such as using encaustic in collage, adding interest to various layers of wax, and embedding 3-D objects. Your instructor will cover safety, tools and resources. All art supplies and special tools to make four small artworks is included.

$75 members • $90 nonmembers

Instructor: Linda Nunes

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About the Instructor:

Linda earned her art degree from Sacramento State University and has worked with encaustic and mixed media for the past 10 years. Her contemporary work is about the narratives of life, the fault lines, and the beautiful flaws that make up everything. Her work has been shown throughout Northern California with additional art sales in Dallas and Santa Fe. Linda is an award-winning artist and dedicated member of the Sacramento art community.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.

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