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CPT 173-W18 | Encaustic: Next Level

CPT 173-W18 | Encaustic: Next Level

Sat + Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM 4/14+4/15 Room: 507


Maximum Enrollment: 8 LBS
$305.00

Course Description

The Next Level‰ workshop is designed to take students beyond the basics involved in working with wax and resin. A hands on studio course, this workshop will offer participants a deeper understanding of contemporary use, while providing them plenty of time to develop and explore their personal ideas and visual vocabulary on larger or multiple panels. An emphasis will be placed on navigating the challenges of working larger and expressing meaning through an exploration of mark making and techniques to create translucency and depth. It is a prerequisite that participants have completed an introductory level class prior to enrolling.


TUITION: $220 + FEES: $85
CEUs: 1.6
Sat + Sun | 9:00AM-5:00PM | 4/14+4/15 | Room: 507

Dietlind Vander Schaaf holds an MFA from the University of San Francisco and an MA from the University of Southern Maine. She has exhibited her work throughout New England, as well as New York, New Mexico, and Florida. A practicing artist, she serves as the president elect of New England WAX, a regional encaustic organization, and teaches workshops throughout New England. Her art work is in personal collections nationally and internationally. www.dietlindvanderschaaf.com


Supplies:

  • Jumbo Presto pancake griddle
  • Heat gun (available at your local hardware store)
  • Potter's needle and assorted pottery looping tools
  • One unprimed cradled panel up to 12" x 12" and one unprimed cradled panel up to 18" x 18"
  • Roll of masking tape
  • Natural bristle paintbrushes (I recommend hake brushes)
  • Razor blades

Encaustic medium, paint, and pigment sticks will be provided, as well as soy wax for cleaning brushes and torches for fusing.

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